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Resources Available for UM Students

We understand the uncertainty and rapid changes that have been associated with the last month have been trying. We want you to know — now as much as ever — that the University of Montevallo stands with you and is here to support you through this difficult time.

As a result, we want to make you aware of some resources available to you as a UM student. You’ll can find a full list at this link. Please know that although we aren’t on campus at this time, UM faculty and staff members are working hard to assist you remotely and you can reach out anytime. You belong at Montevallo!

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Special Summer 2020 Tuition Rates  

Special summer tuition rates are available for undergraduate courses during May, Summer I and Summer II terms and it’s not too late to file your FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid). Learn more at montevallo.edu/summer-classes.

If you received financial aid for the 2019-2020 academic year, you could also be eligible for summer. Please note, in most cases, you must take six or more credit hours during the summer term(s) to receive aid, and federal aid is determined based on each individual student’s eligibility.

Please contact the UM Student Aid Office at 205-665-6050 if you have any questions once you have received your summer financial aid offer notification.


Vote for Montevallo Alumni in GSC Virtual Competition

As a celebration of the accomplishments of student-athletes and institutions in the Gulf South Conference, the conference office has put together a bracket featuring 32 of the most impressive, potentially unbreakable records in league history.

Two University of Montevallo alumni are featured in the competition and have been continuously advancing thanks to fan support. Darbi Duke set a record with six stolen bases in a single game in the sport of softball. Jonathan Maloney scored a record 24 game-winning goals in his career in the sport of men’s soccer.

Keep voting for our Falcons on Twitter. Visit the GSC website for additional information.


Farmer Street Closing

As part of the construction at Morgan Hall, Farmer Street will be completely closed off to through traffic from College Drive to Bloch Street for about four weeks beginning on Monday, April 20.


Summer 2020 Important Deadlines and Information

Students, charge summer books at UM’s Barnes & Noble Bookstore against your credit balance and plan ahead for fall 2020. Information regarding deadlines can be found on the Cashier’s Office webpage.


MC 100 – Intro to Mass Media

Starting in fall 2020, MC 100 – Intro to Mass Media will count as a Fine Arts elective in general education. This course explores the history and cultural influence of mass media, including movies, TV, the internet, video games, books, newspapers, magazines, radio, popular music and more. MC 100 will give students a better understanding about the field of mass communication and enable them to be more media literate citizens.

This May, MC 100 is being offered online. In the fall, it will be offered Tuesday/Thursday from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and from 2 to 3:15 p.m. There are still spots available in all sections.


Attention, May Graduates

We want to celebrate your time and achievements at Montevallo. What did you enjoy most about UM? Who had an impact on you? What will you miss?

Create a short video (no longer than 20 seconds) and DM @Montevallo on Instagram or @UMontevallo on Facebook by April 22. We’ll feature as many videos as possible. Wherever you are, you belong at Montevallo!

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Upcoming Events

April 27-May 1
Spring Term Final Exams
 
May 4
May Term Classes Begin
 
May 25
Memorial Day
University Closed
 
June 1
Summer I Term Classes Begin
 
July 3
Independence Day Holiday Observed
University Closed
 
July 6
Summer II Term Classes Begin

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