University of South Alabama Baldwin Campus
111 St. James Avenue
Fairhope, Alabama 36532
|Director||Dr. Richard W. Carter|
|Business Operations||Kim Martin|
|Criminal Justice faculty||Dr. Mike Reynolds|
|Computer Support||Mike Miller|
|Environmental Services Aides||Brenda Gordon and Brenda Hill|
The University of South Alabama Baldwin County (USABC) was established as a campus of the University in August, 1984, to offer higher education in one of the fastest growing and most diverse counties in Alabama. USABC offers upper-level (junior and senior) undergraduate courses, graduate courses, and non-credit programs. The campus is in downtown Fairhope. The classroom complex is at 111 St. James Avenue, the corner of Summit Street and St. James; and the College of Nursing building at 161 N. Summit Street.
Academic offerings include courses leading to Bachelor's degrees in Interdisciplinary Studies, Communication, Criminal Justice, Elementary Education, Emergency Medical Services and Nursing Accelerated BSN Track. Courses in business, education, and liberal arts are offered each semester which can be used as credit in a variety of degree programs. Faculty who teach these courses are hired by the University's academic divisions.
Computer services are provided for students and faculty. Classrooms have internet access and audio-visual equipment. The administration building contains a computer laboratory and computers are available in the building's lobby for use during business and class hours. An additional computer lab is located at the Classroom Complex.
Credit courses are offered during the day and the evening in Fairhope. Most evening courses meet once per week and day time courses meet in a variety of formats. USABC students are eligible for on-line courses scheduled by the academic departments. Check the USABC website for the complete schedule of courses for each semester.
USABC supports the University's mission of public service by working cooperatively with community organizations. The Fairhope Film Festival is co-sponsored by USABC and is held in the USABC Performance Center. Special events are held on the USABC campus throughout the year such as conferences, trainings and summer camps.