About Alabama A&M University
Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University (AAMU) or it is also known as Alabama A&M University, was founded in 1875 as the “Huntsville Normal School” in downtown Huntsville.
Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University reflects the uniqueness of the traditional land-grant institution which combines professional, vocational and liberal arts pursuits. The AAMU tradition continuously boasts a sustaining excellence in academics, instruction, research, outreach and athletics.
This university provides a setting for the emergence of scholars, leaders, thinkers, and other contributors to society. In cooperation with businesses, industrial and governmental agencies, and other institutions, AAMU also provides a laboratory where theory is put into practice in a productive environment.