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A Moment in History

The Amistad Murals consists of three panels: The Revolt, The Court Scene, and Back to Africa. They are housed in Savery Library and are known as one of artist Hale Aspacio Woodruff´┐Żs best known works.

Prospective Students / ADMISSIONS

Instructions for International, Freshman/Transfer and Former/Special/Transient Students.

Talladega College is committed to educating individuals with a strong desire to succeed and the willingness to persevere in the pursuit of their goals. The student that fares well at Talladega College is self-motivated, possesses a high level of initiative, and has the maturity needed to thrive at an institution of higher education.

Students are encouraged to apply regardless of race, creed, color, national origin or disability. Admission to Talladega College is based on case-by-case basis with consideration given to several factors, including prior academic achievement, extracurricular activities and performance on either the American College Test (ACT) or the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT).

High school transcripts must reflect successful completion of four units of English, two units of Mathematics, three units of Social Studies, two units of Health or Physical Education, and electives. A minimum grade point average of 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale) is required.

Office of Admissions
Phone: 256-761-6235 or 1-866-540-3956
Fax: (256) 761-6280

How to Apply

Complete and submit application for admission. The application can be obtained by downloading and printing the Application form (.pdf) or by contacting or visiting the Talladega College Office of Admissions, which will assist you in your application process or requesting via e-mail: If you prefer, you can also use our Online Application.

All applications will need to be submitted by mail with $25.00 non-refundable application fee enclosed with either a check or money order payable to Talladega College. Please do not send cash through mail.

Forward completed application and required documents to:
Talladega College
Office of Admissions
627 Battle Street West
Talladega, AL 35160

Note: All materials submitted to Talladega College become the property of the college and are not returned to the student or forwarded to any other party. Applicants submitting false material or misleading information will be subject to immediate revocation of an offer of admission.

Admissions Decision

Talladega College Office of Admissions will send you a written notification of your admission status after reviewing your completed file. If your application for admission is granted, we will send you:

  1. Instructions for Accepted Students
  2. Acceptance Form
  3. Student Housing Application
  4. Medical History Form

Contact Us

Office of Admissions
Telephone: 256-761-6235 or 1-866-540-3956
FAX: (256) 761-6280



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Admissions Contact Information

By Mail:
Office of Admissions
Talladega College
627 Battle Street West
Talladega, AL 35160

Phone: (866) 540-3956
or (256) 362-0274



The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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