ON-SITE CHECK-IN will be at the Center for Teaching and Learning located on the upper level of the Education Building at 901 13th Street South.  Enter on the southern side of the 2nd floor across from the Mervyn Sterne Library. Directional signage will be provided from each parking area.  


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Directions


DIRECTIONS to the UAB campus area are provided below.  For specific directions from your location click on the map to the right.

From the South:
 Exit I-65 at the University Boulevard/UAB exit. Merge onto University Boulevard (8th Avenue South) and proceed for approximately 3 blocks. Parking is available in the University Blvd / 13th Street deck or surface lot...see Parking tab. 

From the North: Proceed through the I-20/I-59 interchange with I-65 and continue towards the south. After passing through the interchange, take the second exit (4th Avenue South). Proceed east along 4th Avenue until you reach 13th Street South. Turn right on 13th Street and proceed for approximately 5 blocks. Parking is available in the University Blvd / 13th Street deck or surface lot...see Parking tab.  

From the East: Proceed to the I-20/I-59 interchange with I-65 and merge off of I-59 onto I-65, heading south to Montgomery. On I-65, take the 4th Avenue South exit. Proceed along 4th Avenue South until you reach 13th Street South. Turn right on 13th Street and proceed approximately 5 blocks. Parking is available in the University Blvd / 13th Street deck or surface lot...see Parking tab. 

From the West on I-59: Proceed to the I-20/I-59 interchange with I-65. Merge south towards Montgomery on I-65. Take the 4th Avenue South exit off of I-65. Proceed along 4th Avenue South until you reach 13th Street South. Turn right on 13th Street and proceed approximately 5 blocks. Parking is available in the University Blvd / 13th Street deck or surface lot...see Parking tab. 

From Hwy 280/31 (Red Mountain Expressway): Take the University Boulevard/8th Avenue South Exit. Turn right at the bottom of the exit ramp. Follow University Boulevard past UAB hospital all the way to 13th Street South. Parking is available in the University Blvd / 13th Street deck or surface lot...see Parking tab. 

From Birmingham International Airport (BHM): Bear right on ramp to I-20 W (I-59 S). Go 4.7 miles. Bear left on Exit 124A, to I-65 South. From I-65, take the 4th Avenue South Exit. Proceed east along 4th Avenue until you reach 13th Street South. Turn right on 13th Street and proceed for approximately 5 blocks. Parking is available in the University Blvd / 13th Street deck or surface lot...see Parking tab. 

Parking


PARKING is on 13th Avenue  in the Deck (south of University) or surface lot (north of University). Entrances to both is on 13th Street. Park in any spot. No parking pass is needed. Follow the directional event signs to the registration desk in the Center for Teaching and Learning (across 13th Street, top floor of the Education Building).

Lodging


ACCOMODATIONS are available at several area hotels.  Be sure to indicate you are attending an official event on the UAB Campus and ask for any available UAB rates.

Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Downtown at UAB is an official UAB hotel. Located in the medical center area at 1820 5th Avenue South, approximately 8 blocks from the conference event.

DoubleTree by Hilton, Hotel Birmingham  located near the UAB Administration Building at 808 20th Street South is approximately 8 blocks from the conference event.

Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown & UAB Located near the UAB Administration Building at 821 20th Street South, approximately 8 blocks from the conference event.

Other hotels are available in the Birmingham area at various rates.  Several moderate choices within 10 minutes of the UAB Campus can be found in the Homewood area at the Lakeshore Parkway exit on I-65 South.

WiFi

 
WI-FI access will be provided at the event. Information will be available at check-in.