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June 25, 2017

Hoover student to serve as SGA president

Lizbeth Juarez was recently elected SGA president.

Lizbeth Juarez, a University of Montevallo student from Hoover, was recently elected president of the UM Student Government Association.  

Juarez, an upcoming senior, will serve as UM’s first Hispanic SGA president. She is majoring in management and finance with a minor in management information systems. Prior to being elected president, she served as SGA treasurer during her junior year, sophomore senator and chaplain of the freshman forum.  

Her other activities at Montevallo include Alpha Gamma Delta sorority, business fraternity Phi Chi Theta and working for the UM alumni office. Outside of campus, Juarez volunteers at the Greater Birmingham Humane Society and Lakeshore Foundation. 

The University of Montevallo Student Government Association strives to facilitate better relationships between the faculty, administration, staff and student body. They work to assess problems, make positive improvements and coordinate change at the University of Montevallo. SGA promotes the ideals of the University of Montevallo, ensures unity through diversity and serves as the student voice to the faculty and administration.

Press ReleasesJune 19, 2018

Montevallo honored among National Colleges of Distinction 2018-2019

For the seventh consecutive year, the University of Montevallo has been recognized as one of the nation’s Colleges of Distinction. It continues to be one of only two schools in Alabama marked with the Public College of Distinction achievement.   UM has proven itself to be at the forefront of American higher education with a modern, student-centered approach to teaching. “We are very pleased […]

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Press ReleasesJune 11, 2018

UM Concert Choir completes international concert tour of United Kingdom and France

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Press ReleasesJune 8, 2018

UM named one of the best colleges for veterans in 2018

The University of Montevallo is one of the best higher education institutions for U.S veterans, according to a recently released ranking by college review aggregator, College Consensus.  Out of 192 total public and private colleges and universities included in the list, UM is ranked 37th, making it one of only three Alabama colleges included in the top 50.  To be considered, each institution had to meet several specific criteria, […]

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