About Faulkner

Faulkner University is a private, Christian liberal arts university based in Montgomery, Alabama. With a mission to provide an education anchored by not only intellect but also character and service, the Faulkner experience aims to educate the whole person.

This IS Faulkner University

Fast Facts

Church affiliation: Churches of Christ

Date founded: 1942

President: Dr. Mike Williams

Enrollment: 3,262

Tuition, room and board: $24,630

Our Students

Percent of students receiving financial aid: 96%

States represented by students: 36

Countries represented by students: 35

Male/female student ratio: 39%/61% overall (Traditional 59%/41%)

Percent of minority students: 49.4% (includes Black, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander and Multi-racial)

Student organizations: 30+

Our Campuses

Locations: Main campus in Montgomery, with extended campuses in Mobile, Birmingham and Huntsville

Colleges: College of Arts and Sciences, College of Biblical Studies, College of Education, College of Business and Executive Education, Faulkner Law

Centers and Institutes: Council of Scholars, Christian Institute for the Study of Liberal Arts, Institute for Faith and Academy, Cloverdale Center for Family Strengths, Center for Dispute Resolution

Faulkner Law: One of only three ABA-accredited law schools in Alabama


Degrees: 70+

Number of graduate degrees: 15

Number of online degrees: 7

Full-time instructional faculty: 120

Faculty-to-student ratio: 1:15

Average class size: 10 to 15

Percent of full-time instructional faculty with doctorate or terminal degrees: 65.8%

Community service: All Faulkner undergraduate students complete 160 hours of volunteer service


Member: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC)

Number of intercollegiate sports teams: 10

Mascot: Eagles

Our History