Academic Development

  • Academic Advising
    Academic advisors can help you find information, assistance, and encouragement throughout your time at UAB.
  • Mervyn H. Sterne Library
    Provides assistance with citation (APA, MLA, Chicago, Turabian, etc.) and research assistance for academic projects and reports.
  • Peer Academic Coaching
    Peer Academic Coaching matches interested students with a trained peer coach for guidance on how to effectively study for UAB courses.
  • Supplemental Instruction
    SI provides an out-of-class, peer led, study group which is set up to help you grasp both the concepts and the applications provided in your course material.
  • TRIO Academic Services
    TRIO Academic Services is a Student Support Services program that is a fully funded program by the U.S. Department of Education to assist students who are first-generation college students, have a disability, or meet federal income requirements to achieve academic success.
  • UAB Tutoring Resources
    UAB is committed to your academic success. In addition to the academic support programs offered through the Office for Student Academic Success, there are a range of individual tutoring options available.

Personal Development

  • Blazer Express
    UAB's Blazer Express bus system provides convenient, free on-campus transportation to all UAB students, faculty, staff, and guests.
  • Campus Ministry Association (CMA)
    The collaborative ministry of the CMA involves caring for the total well-being of persons in the context of a community of peace, justice, and social responsibility
  • Student Health & Wellness Center
    Free, confidential counseling related to personal growth, human development, and interpersonal relationships to UAB students.
  • Safe Zone
    Safe Zone provides a visible network of volunteers for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and other students seeking information and assistance
  • Student Involvement
    UAB student involvement is about getting involved, meeting new people, making a difference on campus, in Birmingham and in the world!
  • UAB Student Veterans of America Organization
    UAB SVA is committed to providing peer-to-peer networks for veterans, coordinating campus activities, providing pre-professional networking and generally providing a touchstone for student-veterans.
  • Veterans Services
    UAB Veteran Recruitment & Student Services works closely with the Department of Veterans Affairs to offer various entitlement programs to students who have served in the military on active duty, are members of the Reserves or National Guard, or are dependents or spouses of veterans.
  • Women's Counseling Center
    The Women’s Counseling Center at UAB provides confidential personal counseling services (non-academic) to UAB students. Licensed professional counselors can assist you in dealing with issues such as eating disorders, relationship problems, rape, sexual abuse, sexual harassment, or managing your stress.