The A-Book is a publication highlighting UA history & tradition, campus life, campus resources, and Tuscaloosa community. As of 2017, the A Book is a fully digital publication as a website for you to browse information and learn more about being a member of the Capstone Community. Check it out at!

The A Book

A Book Cover Page

Visit to view the 2018 A Book!

2018 A-Book Editorial Board

Apply to be on the 2018 A-Book Editorial Board! The A-Book is a publication written entirely by students for students. This UA tradition has been around for more than 100 years and serves as a resource to countless incoming students. On the Editorial Board, you will write and develop content for four sections: history & tradition, campus resources, student life, and the Tuscaloosa community!


What do you need to serve on the Editorial Board?

  • An interest in brainstorming, writing, and producing content for a media resource
  • Strong work ethic with a commitment to perform all responsibilities
  • Passion for sharing information with first-year students through a digital publication

Attend Editorial Board Retreat

Attend bi-weekly E-Board Meetings

Application Timeline

Application Available: January 2019
Application Deadline: January 2019
Interviews: January 31 – February 2019 (30 Minute Interview)
Notification of Acceptance: February 2019


2019 Applications for the Editorial Board will be available in January 2019.