UAB ENROLLMENT CHECKLIST

Create a BlazerID

A Blazer ID is required to register for orientation, apply for housing, register for classes, and for many other important matters. Most students who applied for admission prior to March 1 using the UAB online application should have a Blazer ID. If you are unsure about previously setting up a BlazerID, please contact UAB Undergraduate Admissions at 205-934-8221.

Create your BlazerID
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Apply for Financial Aid

Students should apply for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible at fafsa.gov. The application for the 2017-2018 academic year will ask for 2015 income data. To send your application to UAB, please use Code 001052. If you receive a financial aid award, you will accept or decline your award at uab.edu/blazernet.

Apply for Financial Aid
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Apply for Student Housing

UAB residence halls for freshmen are located in the heart of campus and are a short walk to the Dining Commons, Hill Student Center, libraries, and classroom buildings.

New Policy: Beginning in fall 2017, all first-time, full-time freshmen who graduated high school in the 2016-2017 academic year are required to live on campus for the entire 2017-2018 academic year. (Students living in one of the following seven Alabama counties may opt out: Bibb, Blount, Chilton, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair or Walker).

Apply for Housing
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Make a Reservation for Orientation

Goin’ Green New Student Orientation is required of all incoming freshmen. Orientation is a one-day event where you will register for classes, get your ONE Card (UAB ID), learn about support services, meet other future Blazers, and much more.

Parents and guardians are strongly encouraged to attend a concurrent Parent Orientation.

Make a Reservation
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Submit Your Immunizations

All entering freshmen must show proof of the following immunizations: MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella), Tdap (tetnus and diphtheria), meningococcal, and varicella. Students are also required to be screened for tuberculosis. Please note that School of Nursing and School of Health Professions students may require additional immunizations.

Many students receive their immunizations from a local doctor’s office or health department the summer before their freshman year. Immunizations are also available at the UAB Health and Wellness Center by appointment.

Sumbit your Immunizations
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Accept Scholarship Offer

Students who were offered a UAB merit-based academic scholarship should accept their offer as soon as possible, but no later than May 1. Scholarship offers will be cancelled for students who fail to meet the May 1 deadline.

Accept Your Scholarship
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Accept Honors College Offer

Students who received a UAB Honors College offer should accept it as soon as possible, but no later than May 1. Once you accept your offer, you will receive the most recent information from the Honors College.

Accept Your Honors Offer
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