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The Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows page is currently being updated. For information, please contact Dr. susan Spezzini at

Links to other Peace Corps webpages

UAB's Peace Corps prep program
UAB on the Peace Corps site
UAB School of Nursing
UAB School of Public Health
Greater Birmingham Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (GBRPCV)

More About UAB
UAB has 11 schools and colleges on a campus comprised of 90+ city blocks that is both metropolitan and traditional. Having started in 1945 as a medical schools and in 1969 as an autonomous university, UAB is now the largest single employer in the State of Alabama. With 23,000+ employees and 20,000+ students from 101 countries, UAB has been described by The Princeton Review as a "mecca of multiculturalism" and was ranked among the top 10 U.S. colleges and universities for diversity for 3 consecutive years. UAB was also named for 3 consecutive years to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a university can achieve for commitment to civic engagement and service learning. UAB's growth as a world-renowned research university and medical center has driven the social, cultural, and economic revival of Birmingham. Additional information about UAB is available at