Fire Up for Fall


Get your planners ready.  Fire Up for Fall is what we're calling the first three weeks of fall semester, and Student Life has packed each day with activity upon activity.  Got your planner now?  Gel pens?  Let's go.

Move-In to 1st Day of Classes

Saturday August 11
All day Freshman Move-In
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM University Programs Council (UPC) Sno-Cone Give-away at Move-In
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM UAB Marching Blazers Preview Performance on The Green
9:00 PM Movie on The Green - The Avengers
Sunday August 12
All day Upperclassman Move-In
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM UPC Sno-Cone Give-away at Move-In
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Panhellenic Council Open House - Sorority Square
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Welcome Back Cookout sponsored by Greek Life - The Green, south end by Camp Hall
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Campus Recreation Center Open House
7:00 PM UAB Men's Soccer vs. Louisville - West Campus Field
10:00 PM Movie on UAB Softball Field - The Hunger Games
Monday August 13
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Spark Your Blazer Spirit Day - The Green and Commons Plaza (near the fountain)
zip line, inflatable obstacle course, air brush tattoos, henna tattoos, sno-cones and hydration station
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Undergraduate Student Government Association Yard Sale - The Green
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Panhellenic Council Open House - Sorority Square
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Athletics Green and Gold 101 - The Green, south end by Camp Hall
7:00 PM Blazing on The Green Fall Concert featuring Andy Grammer
7:00 PM - Opener by Festival Expressions
7:50 PM - Andy Grammer performs 
Fireworks show follows!
sponsored by Undergraduate Student Government Association, Blaze Productions, and the Alys Stephens Center 
Tuesday August 14
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Book Discussion at the Alys Stephens Center (freshmen only)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Attend UAB Football practice on Dowdy Field - free food!
Wednesday  August 15
Classes Begin!

Stay tuned for the next part of the schedule to be posted.