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Frequently Used Contacts

Office of Student Services
  (205) 934-7530

Office of the Dean
  (205) 934-5322

Department of Curriculum and Instruction
  (205) 934-5371

Department of Human Studies
  (205) 934-2446

Alumni Relations
  Lori Green, Development Director

  Lori Green, Development Director


Physical Address
UAB School of Education
901 13th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35294-1250
Getting Here

Mailing Address
UAB School of Education
1720 2nd Avenue South
EB room 217
Birmingham, AL 35294-1250

Additional Contacts

UAB OneStop
  (205) 934-4300

UAB Information Center
  (205) 934-8000

National Alumni Society
  (205) 996-5555

UAB Switchboard Operator
  (205) 934-4011

The UAB School of Education is located at 901 13th Street South, in Birmingham, Alabama. The school sits in the middle of a block between 13th and 14th Streets South, and University Blvd and 10th Avenue South.

If you plan on using a GPS to direct you to the UAB School of Education, we suggest that you type in the following: 900 14th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama.  When the SOE's 13th street address is used, the GPS routinely takes visitors to 13th Street Southwest, which is 12 miles west of campus.


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Turn-by-Turn Directions

From I-65 Southbound

Take the 4th Avenue South Exit.

This is a one way street headed east.

Stay on 4th Avenue South until you come to the 14th Street South intersection.

Take a right onto 14th Street South.

Stay on 14th Street South until you cross University Blvd. (also 8th Ave. South).  The School of Education is located on the right side of 14th Street South, between University Blvd and 10th Avenue South.

From I-65 Northbound

Take the University Blvd. Exit (Also 8th Avenue South).

As you merge with University Blvd., stay in the right hand or middle lane.

You will see an overhead crosswalk at the intersection of University and 13th Street South.

You may turn right on 13th Street South and the School of Education will be on your left.  If you choose to continue on University Blvd to 14th Street South and turn right, the School of Education will be on your right.

Parking Permits

If you plan to park in a UAB lot, you must first obtain a permit from UAB Parking and Transportation Services.  Parking permits can be applied for online or in person.

Street Parking

Parallel parking spaces (most with 2-hour meters) are available along 13th and 14th Streets, and along 10th Avenue South.

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Mission Statement
To create knowledge and support professionals to serve in a diverse world.
Vision Statement
Transforming lives to optimize human potential.
  • Respectful—We treat faculty, staff, students, administrators, external collaborators, and others with respect in all interactions.
  • Responsive—We address the needs of all of our constituent groups in an appropriate and timely manner.
  • Innovative—We develop new and effective approaches to addressing critical challenges.

Our School

uab campus at sunrise All of us here at the UAB School of Education are focused on achieving at the highest levels.  This means producing the best classroom teachers, counselors and administrators in the state of Alabama. The number of award winning teachers and principals who are either graduates or certificate holders from our School is impressive.

It means having outstanding teaching faculty, who are oriented towards modern methods of teaching, who use technology as an important tool, and who forge strong, positive relationships with students.

It means doing cutting-edge research in areas from early literacy to the exercise patterns of the elderly.

And it especially means that the friendly, informed service we provide our students, our school system partners, and the general public is state-of-the-art. 

students on campusOur Students

The UAB School of Education is home to a diverse group of individuals dedicated to improving the education system of the state, region, and nation.  Our students are our most valuable asset.


Our Faculty

The UAB School of Education is home to a diverse group of faculty members with varied backgrounds in education and administration. In addition to our full-time faculty in our three academic departments, the school also calls on area educators to support instruction as adjunct faculty. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to the development of exemplary educators and administrators.