Application Checklist

 UAB Low Vision Rehabilitation Certificate Program

The following documents must be submitted by EVERYONE applying to the program:

To the UAB Graduate School
Complete and submit the Graduate School online application (degree seeking) OT LVR
Submit application fee payment 
OFFICIAL transcripts from ALL colleges attended.

Submit to:
UAB Graduate School
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0013

Students from countries where English is not the official and primary language must also take and receive an acceptable score on the TOEFL: Institution code: 1856

The following documents must be submitted to the Low Vision Program

Low Vision Application Form
Proof of Licensure

Mail to:
UAB School of Health Professions
OT Graduate Certificate in Low Vision Rehabilitation
SHPB 355, 1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama 35294-1212
For more information regarding the application packet or process contact:
Sandra Long
Telephone: (205) 975-6860 or 934-3568

Applicants will be notified of a decision after submitting a completed application package. Written notification will be sent to the candidate along with a letter of agreement stating that he/she commits to completing the certificate and will begin the curriculum in the designated semester. The candidate must sign and return the agreement by the given deadline or forfeit his/her place in the class. A non-refundable deposit of $300 dollars (US currency) must be submitted with the letter to retain a slot in the upcoming class. The deposit will be applied to the student’s account after classes begin.