University Kia

First Time Car Buyer Program near Decatur, AL

Whether you have recently graduated from college and haven’t been able to establish a solid line of credit or have simply never purchased a vehicle before, our team has got you covered. We at University Kia have a well-versed Finance Department on hand that won’t turn you away based on your credit score or lack thereof. You can get the ball rolling today once you swing by the dealership to speak with our Finance Department. We are located at 6519 University Drive NW in Huntsville, AL!

How Does it Work?

Simply put, we will not turn you away like many local banks and lenders do when it comes to your first time purchasing a vehicle. We at University Kia understand that everyone needs to start somewhere, which is why we will work with your current situation. This way, you will be able to secure the appropriate financing that you need while improving your credit score while it is in your possession. Once you swing by the dealership, we will sit down with you one-on-one to discuss the nitty gritty details so you are comfortable with your agreement. After that, you will be well on your way to putting yourself at the helm of the vehicle that you have always wanted! For more information, check our our University Kia Credit Clinic!

Inventory

Now that you know that you can get your hands on the wheel of a fantastic new or used Kia despite your nonexistent credit score, let’s dive into the top-notch options that we have idling on our lot and ready to impress from the moment you walk into our dealership. If you want a frugally-priced option that isn’t going to break the bank, then you might want to take a look at our one-owner used models, vehicles under $10,000, or our certified options. Of course, we also offer new Kia models that hit the nail on the head in almost every category. If you are interested in something that will get you to your destination in an efficient manner, we suggest taking a look at the Forte or Optima. Do you need something built for the entire family? The Sedona or Niro would be right up your alley!

Financing

Purchasing a vehicle might seem like a daunting task, but we make it as simple as possible thanks to the easy-to-use tools on our website. We can get a head start on securing a loan that fits within your budgetary constraints by clicking on the Finance Application located beneath the Financing dropdown at the top of your screen. Once you submit the paperwork, we will get in touch with our local banks and lenders! Do you want to get an idea of what your buying power and possible monthly rate might be? Click on the Payment Calculator to begin crunching some numbers. 

We hope our first time car buyer program near Decatur, AL, is perfect for you! You can give us a quick phone call at 800-KIA-DEAL to learn more! We at University Kia look forward to your visit.

 

First Time Car Buyer Program near Decatur, AL

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Sales Hours

800-KIA-DEAL
Monday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sunday Closed

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Testimonials

Everything was great!

Sharon Tate
2-15-2020
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Everything was great!

Adrian was extremely pleasant and helpful

kristine rinehart
2-12-2020
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Adrian was extremely pleasant and helpful

I had a nice experience..

demetra jolly
2-5-2020
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I had a nice experience.. The service dept personnel and other workers were nice and friendly

Smooth buying process every step of the way

chris smith
1-29-2020
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Smooth buying process every step of the way, and best customer service I’ve ever had!

I bought my 2016 kia soul at university kia

Melissa McCoy McDaniel
1-19-2020
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I bought my 2016 kia soul at university kia. 1st time going to th he dealership. My salesman(Keoni Parks)was very nice and helpful. He came to my job on Sunday got some paperwork the finance department needed. Thank you kia for having a great sales team

So professional and polite.

Bigelow Communications
12-17-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Pauley took excellent care of me. So professional and polite. He smiled the whole time. Excellent service from everyone!

The service person was friendly and helpful.

Christina Pittenger
12-1-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

The check in was well done. The service person was friendly and helpful.

Absolutely awesome sales team.

David Allgood
11-28-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Absolutely awesome sales team. Got the best deal on a new KIA and look forward to continued service at University KIA. Gruels a class act - thank you!

Great customer service. Thanks Pauley!

Virginia Taylor
11-7-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Great customer service. Thanks Pauley!

We were very satisfied

susan mccostlin-roberts
10-18-2019
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We were very satisfied with the service done on our KIA Sedona. Stan was informative, very prompt, and on the money in keeping us informed during the whole process. I would recommend the service department to friends and family, or anyone really, wholeheartedly! Thanks University KIA and Stan!!

The whole process took only about 2 hours

Roman Lesnov
10-2-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

University Kia was a great experience. I came for oil change, multi point inspection, and tire replacement on 10/10/19. Pauley, one of the managers, arranged for everything to be done on time. He was very polite and friendly and carried me thru the whole process seamlessly. He also gave me a free shuttle service to work and back. The whole process took only about 2 hours. Keep up the good work!

I would highly recommend going to University Kia if you’re looking for a car. I love mine.

Regina Johns
8-22-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I had a great experience. When I went to University Kia I parked at the far side of the lot because I didn’t want to be pressured by a salesman. I saw a salesman walking toward me and I thought “Oh here we go”. The salesman introduced himself (Randy Wallace) and gave me a lot of information about the car I was looking at. I told him I was not going to buy anything that day because I was still looking around. He gave me his card and told me to let him know if I needed anything. That was the reason I went back. If he had started rushing me to buy something and pressuring me, I would not have gone back. When I did go back, he gave me the information that I needed to pick the car I wanted. He did not try to get me to buy the most expensive car, he just told me about the car I was looking at and the different options. I was the one who fell in love with the fire orange Forte in the showroom :) They worked with me and I drove the car I wanted off the showroom floor that day. Everyone was very friendly and honest. It did take quite a while to finish the process, but that’s probably the case wherever you buy a car. I would highly recommend going to University Kia if you’re looking for a car. I love mine.

Worth the drive from Maryville

Nick Mccarter
8-1-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Great experience working with this staff. Called on Friday and was able to set everything up for our new Telluride over the phone in about 30 minutes. Drove in today and filled out paperwork, and headed back to Maryville! If you need a Kia and want a great deal and smooth process it’s well worth the drive!!

We will be back!!

Candas Rogers
Google
7-17-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

My husband and I were greeted as soon as we pulled into the lot and within a couple of minutes, we had someone ready to help us!!! True professional experience!!! They were very knowledgeable and patient, considering all of the questions we had! We will be returning soon to purchase our daughter's first car!

LOVE MY FORTE

Becky Vaughn
Google
8-7-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I purchased a 2019 Forte from university Kia this week. My friends, family and I all love the car. I want to say thank you to Randy Wallace, he is a very pleasant well-informed gentleman. Thank you

Cannot say enough!

Heather Wright
7-31-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I can’t say enough great things about this dealership! My mother in law lost her husband and was in a bind with their car payment. Maurice Dobbins and his staff treated her like family and put her in a safe vehicle with a smaller payment. When relationship building is your main focus, like this dealership; it’s set for success! Thank you, Maurice and staff, for truly going above and beyond!

Thank you!

Kassie West
1-12-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

My husband and I went to University Kia in hopes of getting a used 2015 Chrysler 200 that I had saw online that I had fell in love with. The salesman I encountered was Randy Wallace and he was so helpful and really tried his hardest to get me in the car I wanted (and now have). The team at University Kia helped us tremendously and I couldn't thank them enough!

Very Welcoming

jennie anne
1-5-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

If you ant a KIA, this is the place to go. Gabriel Bryson was awesome with helping us locate our new vehicle. Thank You KIA for your welcoming family.

I Will be back for Sure

Hope Lightford
12-19-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I went to u kia to look around and left the lot in a 2018 Optima. I couldn't be more pleased with it. This is my first time buying a Kia and I'm in love. My hubby loves it too! Ben Randall was very nice and helpful. He greeted us at the door and answered all my questions. The paperwork was done quickly and they worked to get the payments within our budget. I will be back for sure.

wonderful

Yezmin Johnson
11-14-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

University Kia in Huntsville, Al is a wonderful place to purchase your vehicle. The staff are so welcoming and friendly. The salesperson Cedric McGinnis was wonderful and helpful. Mr. McGinnis didn't rush us to make a decision and he was very patient and attentive. His customer service skills were OUTSTANDING. I would recommend University Kia to anyone purchasing a car

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