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Description

The University of Alabama wants you to stay connected, even while on the go. This suite of apps provides instant access to the campus directory, map, and news, as well as Crimson Tide sports, library catalogs, class schedule, and more! This is the official mobile app for The University of Alabama.

Features:
• Personalized springboard – use favorites to arrange icons in the order you prefer.
• LaundryView - campus residents can monitor the status of their laundry cycle, set alerts, or find available machines in residence halls.
• Action Card - make deposits, check balance and account transactions.
• Directory – Find faculty, staff and students, and get in touch instantly or store in your phone’s contacts.
• Maps – Search for buildings by name, pinpoint them on the map and see your relative location, and explore by zooming and panning across a complete campus map.
• Student – Login to request, donate, transfer or check balance for athletic tickets with MyTickets; access your grades and class schedule (including map to building and instructor directory information).
• Learn – Access Blackboard Learn for students and faculty; faculty can post announcements on the go; students and faculty can participate in discussions, journals, and blogs from their mobile devices.
• News – Read the latest news and features from the UA News Center.
• iTunes U – Connect directly to UA on iTunes U to access video and audio recordings of notable visiting speakers, faculty lectures, and performances.
• Library – Search library collections with keywords, author name or titles, and determine the availability and location of resources in the University Libraries.
• Get Help – Quickly dial the UA or Tuscaloosa Police Departments, 348-RIDE, the Motorist Assistance Program or the University Operator.
• Events – Browse a wide variety of events by day or by month, including performances, lectures, seminars and more from the UA Events Calendar.
• Athletics – Check the latest news, schedules and scores for all Crimson Tide sports. Roll Tide!
• Crimson Ride – Access bus routes and schedules and track the real-time location of any bus.
• Videos – Watch videos highlighting student life, research, noteworthy lectures and programs, and important campus events.
• Images – View and save photos of UA’s beautiful campus and vibrant student life.
• Alumni - Stay connected with Alabama's National Alumni Association.
• Gameday – Find out what's new for Gameday parking, traffic, and tailgating for each home game.
• Guardian -- Rave GUARDIAN is UA's personal safety app. Increases safety on campus.
• Supe Store -- Shop for course materials and Bama gear from anywhere with the official Supply Store feature!
• 348-Ride – Request a ride on UA’s after hours and weekend on-demand transportation service that provides students, faculty, and staff safe and efficient transportation around campus and the surrounding area.
• Well Bama -- Access to your Health Portal for faculty and staff; register for upcoming events, view your health screening results, register for wellness programs, and track your exercise.

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Apr 23, 2011 (about 8 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 4 months, on average.

Nov 29
2017
(Current)
Version 2.7.6

New Look

Aug 28
2017
Version 2.7.5

Minor data changes and updates.

Jul 07
2017
Version 2.7.4

-minor bug fixes

Jul 05
2017
Version 2.7.3

-minor data updates.

Sep 02
2015
Version 2.7.1

Minor bug fixes

Recently added features:
-- Guardian -- Rave GUARDIAN is UA's personal safety app. Increases safety on campus.
-- Supe Store -- Shop for course materials and Bama gear from anywhere with the official Supply Store feature!
-- 348-Ride – Request a ride on UA’s after hours and weekend on-demand transportation service that provides students, faculty, and staff safe and efficient transportation around campus and the surrounding area.
-- Crimson Ride – updated and now using TransLoc’s Rider app.
-- Well Bama -- Access to your Health Portal for faculty and staff; register for upcoming events, view your health screening results, register for wellness programs, and track your exercise.
-- New main icon and launch page to support the University’s brand.
-- Note: in this version Action Card and Guardian will prompt one to first download the app from the App Store, but will be accessible from the Alabama app from that point.
-- Please accept our apologies for Maps feature not showing building outlines or labels; use search to pinpoint specific building; fix coming in future version

Aug 04
2015
Version 2.7

-- Guardian -- Rave GUARDIAN is UA's personal safety app. Increases safety on campus.
-- Supe Store -- Shop for course materials and Bama gear from anywhere with the official Supply Store feature!
-- 348-Ride – Request a ride on UA’s after hours and weekend on-demand transportation service that provides students, faculty, and staff safe and efficient transportation around campus and the surrounding area.
-- Well Bama -- Access to your Health Portal for faculty and staff; register for upcoming events, view your health screening results, register for wellness programs, and track your exercise.
-- Crimson Ride – updated and now using TransLoc’s Rider app.
-- New main icon and launch page to support the University’s brand.
-- Note: in this version Action Card and Guardian will prompt one to first download the app from the App Store, but will be accessible from the Alabama app from that point.
-- Please accept our apologies for Maps feature not showing building outlines or labels; use search to pinpoint specific building; fix coming in future version.

Jun 27
2013
Version 2.6

Minor bug fixes and enhancements

May 24
2013
Version 2.5

- LaundryView - now campus residents can monitor the status of their laundry cycle, set alerts, or find available machines in residence halls.

- Crimson Ride - enhanced app, including more detail on moving buses and bus stops.

- Bug Fix for Action Card

May 19
2013
Version 2.4

LaundryView - now campus residents can monitor the status of their laundry cycle, set alerts, or find available machines in residence halls.

Crimson Ride - enhanced app, including more detail on moving buses and bus stops.

Mar 05
2013
Version 2.3

-- Added Action Card module - make deposits, check balance and account transactions.
-- Learn module now supports iPad version - requires separate download of Mobile Learn app.
-- Library - new mobile site allows for greater search capability and access to Library contacts and hours.
-- Optimized for iPhone 5
-- Please accept our apologies for Maps feature not showing building outlines or labels; use search to pinpoint specific building; fix coming in future version
-- Minor app updates and bug fixes.

Dec 11
2012
Version 2.2

•Crimson Ride is now a more robust app than the previous mobile web link.
•Library update allows for greater search capabilities across more databases!
•Minor bug fixes

Oct 18
2012
Version 2.1

Fixed library crash when searching.

Sep 30
2012
Version 2.0

You spoke and we listened! These updates are only the beginning of personalizing the app for the UA community.

Learn – added access to Blackboard Learn for students and faculty; faculty can post announcements on the go; students and faculty can participate in discussions, journals, and blogs from their mobile devices.

Student – login to request, donate, transfer or check balance for athletic tickets with MyTickets; access your grades and class schedule (including map to building and instructor directory information). This is only the beginning! Access to more student services will be added.

Jun 27
2012
Version 1.7.1

minor updates and bug fixes

Apr 30
2012
Version 1.7

Added personalized springboard – tap & hold the icons to move them!

Mar 18
2012
Version 1.6

minor bug fixes

Aug 29
2011
Version 1.5

-- Added Game Day and Alumni features

-- Added links to "HOURS" on Library Contacts

-- Changed background image on About page to enhance visibility of "X" to close

Jun 15
2011
Version 1.1

Minor bug fix to allow download by iOS 3.1.3 devices

Apr 23
2011
Version 1.0

Previous 3 versions

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