Contact the UAB Office for Study Away

Phone: 205-975-6611


Physical Location

The Office for Study Away is located in Heritage Hall, 5th floor Academic Engagement area, 1401 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35233.  Heritage Hall is conveniently accessible via several different routes on the Blazer Express bus system.


Walk-ins are welcome 9:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m. Monday through Thursdays.  Walk-ins please go directly to Heritage Hall 536.


Appointments are available 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The office is open on weekdays, excepting university holidays.  To make an appointment, email You will be contacted by the appropriate staff member during working hours..

Our Team

Kerys DavisMs. Kerys A. Davis
Office Services Specialist
Heritage Hall 522 (welcome desk)

Amanda ViikinsaloMs. Amanda N. Viikinsalo
Peer Counselor
Heritage Hall 536 (Honors College Computer Lab)
Study Away, Aix Marseille University, France

Megan TalpashMs. Megan K. Talpash
Heritage Hall 523
B.A. (Hons.) Psychology, University of Manitoba, Canada

Brian JohnsonDr. Brian E. Johnson
Heritage Hall 521
Ph.D. and M.A., Geography, Indiana University
B.S., Secondary Education, Indiana University
Study Away, University of Wollongong, Australia

Shipping Addresses

Send UPS and FedEx deliveries to:

Office for Study Away
Heritage Hall 523
1401 University Boulevard
Birmingham, Alabama  35233
United States of America

Send United States Postal Service mail to:

Office for Study Away
HHB 520
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama  35294-1152
United States of America


Call 205-975-6611 and follow the prompts.