Engineering Locations Around Campus


The UAB School of Engineering is a vibrant and vital part of many collaborative activities at the university. As such, there are UAB Engineering faculty and students all across campus working in a number of research labs, centers, and offices. Six primary locations include:

bec2 Business-Engineering Complex (BEC)

1150 10th Avenue South


Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Administrative and Faculty Offices
  • Laboratories

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

  • Administrative and Faculty Offices
  • Laboratories

Department of Mechanical Engineering

  • Administrative and Faculty Offices
  • Laboratories

Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

  • Laboratories
  • Classrooms (BEC 157, BEC 158, BEC 354, BEC 355)
  • Undergraduate Design Laboratory
  • Student Computer Laboratories


Hoehn Hoehn Engineering Building (HOEN)

1075 13th Street South


Dean’s Office

  • Office of Academic Programs
  • Development and External Relations
  • Engineering Alumni Relations
  • Office of Research
  • Financial and Grants Management
  • Information Engineering and Management Program Office


Department of Biomedical Engineering

  • Undergraduate Administrative and Faculty Offices
  • Laboratories

Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

  • Administrative and Faculty Offices
  • Construction Management Program Office
  • Classrooms (HOEN 120, HOEN 152)
  • Student Computer Laboratories


Shelby Shelby Biomedical Research Building (SHEL)

1825 University Boulevard


Department of Biomedical Engineering

  • Administrative and Faculty Offices
  • Laboratories


501-MPAD 501 Laboratories

501 12th Street South


Department of Materials Science and Engineering

  • Materials Processing and Applications Development (MPAD) Facility


Worrell Paul S. Worell Building (WORB)

924 18th Street South


Department of Biomedical Engineering

  • Biomedical Imaging Faculty Research


Volker Volker Hall (VH)

1670 University Boulevard


Department of Biomedical Engineering

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology Faculty Research