Quick Links

ASU Seal

Alabama State University

Alabama State University was founded in 1867, in Marion, Ala., as a school for African-Americans. The school started as the Lincoln Normal School with $500 raised by nine freed slaves now known as the Marion Nine, making ASU one of the nation’s oldest institutions of higher education founded for black Americans.

 
ASU Hornet

Alabama State University Sports

One of the nation's premier athletic programs, Alabama State Athletics sponsors 18 Division I sports (eight men's, 10 women's) and is a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference.

 
SWAC Logo

SWAC Sports

SWAC - The Southwestern Athletic Conference, Inc. is organized exclusively for the purpose of encouraging, promoting, advancing, and conducting intercollegiate sports activities and other recreational and not-for-profit activities among the members of the Conference.

 

 

 

 

 

Up arrow - Top of Page TOP OF PAGE