For Community


Non-profit and community-based organizations often turn to UAB for student support. UAB faculty, staff and students rely on community organizations to maintain the University's link to understanding issues and concerns outside UAB classrooms.

The UAB Office of Service Learning works to connect you with UAB faculty members and students to build viable, mutually beneficial long-term relationships.

Highlighted Service Learning Community Partners
UAB Service Learning continually updates the list of Community Partners who have indicated their willingness to engage with UAB students as part of for credit service-learning courses. if you are interested in becoming a service learning highlighted community partner, please contact Libba Vaughan, Coordinator of Service Learning, at or 205.996.7080.

For examples of academic courses that incorporate the pedagogy of service learning, visit Service-Learning Courses

If you are interested in engaging UAB students in short-term volunteer opportunities, you can create a free account in UAB's OrgSync program and post your opportunities. For more information on that option, please contact Coordinator of Civic Engagment Hannah Davis at or at 205.934.8023.

For preparation to partner with a service learning course, please review Preparing for Service-Community Partner to ensure a satisfying service-learning experience.