The Facilities Division of the University of Alabama at Birmingham has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (“DBE”) Program. The goal of this program is to make good faith efforts to assist DBEs in gaining equal access and equal opportunities to receive contract and subcontract awards for UAB design and construction projects and to purchase supplies, materials, equipment, and services.


The DBE Program Office offers a wide-range of services to the Facilities Division. Its staff is responsible for development division-wide DBE policies and regulations, DBE Program strategies, DBE Program oversight, and assistance to the Division members DBE Department Liaisons/Directors as well as staff to fulfill their obligations in complying with the DBE Program requirements.