NEOHead DiscoverUAB

Discover UAB (for University employees) provides a comprehensive "first look" at UAB, its core values, essential expectations and important resources. New Hires will receive the date for their Discover UAB session from Recruitment Services.
Employees will also have the opportunity to speak with a Benefits specialist at the optional Benefits session, which is held after the Discover UAB program.

Agenda

Agenda

Discover UAB takes place from 8 a.m-noon in the UAB Medical Towers building.

TIME TOPIC
8-9 a.m.
  • Welcome & Breakfast
  • Discover UAB Overview
  • Discover UAB Networking
9-10:20 a.m.
  • UAB History — A Look Back
  • University Mission & Strategic Goals
  • You & UAB — Your Place in the Big Picture
  • The UAB Success Model
  • Applying the UAB Success Model
10:20-11:20 a.m.
  • The Taleo Task List
11:20 a.m.-noon
  • Benefits Q&A
Noon-5 p.m.
  • Optional Campus Work

 

Location and Parking

Location and Parking

Discover UAB Location:
UAB Medical Towers Building
1717 11th Ave. S
Birmingham, AL 35205
Room 419A
(Map)

 

PARKING COST LOCATION
UAB Lot 15W FREE Unpaved lot across the street from Medical Towers
Medical Towers Lot $2* Located behind Medical Towers Building off of 18th St. South
Medical Towers Deck $6* Located on lower level of Medical Towers Building

*Paid lots and decks require cash ($1, $5 or $10 bills or quarters) to exit.

General Information

General Information
  • We will provide breakfast prior to the program and breaks will be scheduled throughout the program. Both are great times to meet fellow UAB professionals.
  • Facilities are available for nursing mothers. Please notify someone at your Discover UAB session of this need and they will assist in finding an appropriate room.
  • Need a ride? With a valid UAB ID, enjoy fare-free bus transportation with the Blazer Express.

New Employee Orientation Schedule for 2017

New Employee Orientation Schedule for 2017
New Employee Orientation Dates Deadline for Department to Register New Employees for NEO Session
July 17 (closed) July 12 (closed)
July 31 (closed) July 26 (closed)
August 14 August 9
August 28 August 23
September 11 September 6
September 25 September 20
October 9 October 4
October 23 October 18
November 6 November 1
November 20 November 15
December 4 November 29
December 18 December 13

 

Questions? Contact learndev@uab.edu.