Department of Physics

Information about Birmingham and UAB


The university student home page provides a wealth of resources related to all things academic, university services, and student life.

You can find plenty of activities to balance all that academic stimulation. If you're a sports fan, You can find something to watch year-round from among the fifteen teams that the UAB athletics department fields, and if you're more a player than a watcher the intramural schedule is packed with events from billiards to triathlons.

If the arts is more your scene, you'll find no shortage of diversions throughout the year at the Alys Stephens center, the visual arts gallery, and the numerous productions put on by the UAB theater and music departments.

Below you'll find direct links to helpful information on a variety of topics, including living in the greater Birmingham area.

Birmingham Area Information


Student Housing


UAB Parking and Transportation


UAB Rec Center