When applying to a graduate program, please note the following requirements during the application process:

  • If you were born in a country other than the United States, but claim United States citizenship, we require proof of United States citizenship as part of the application process.  Please submit a copy of your United States passport to gradschool@uab.edu.  
  • If you are a permanent resident, we require a copy of the front and back of a valid green card as part of the application process.  Please submit a copy of the front and back of your valid green card to gradschool@uab.edu
  • If you are international and currently in the United States, we require immigration documentation as part of the application process.  Please submit a copy of your immigration documentation (I-20, DS-2019, visa stamp, I-94, I-797, etc.) to gradschool@uab.edu.  If you are admitted, it will be forwarded to the International Recruitment & Student Services Office for review so they can determine if your paperwork is sufficient for their purposes.
  • If you are international but are overseas at the time of applying, or if you are international and applying to an online-only program, we do not require immigration documentation.

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This week in UAB Graduate School: Feb. 1-7, 2016

This Week 75pxHere's what is happening this week at UAB for graduate students and/or postdocs. If you have an event to add for this week or future "this week" blog posts, email juliemck@uab.edu. Read more ...

Free workshops for the savvy graduate student

PDP logoThree free Accelerate Your Dissertation workshops and two free Demystify the Institutional Review Board (IRB) workshops are planned for spring 2016. Read more ...

Postdoc Office plans career seminar, research day and mentor week

phd comic cropUAB's Office of Postdoctoral Education has several exciting events planned for the spring 2016 semester. Make room in your calendar! Read more ...