ray-watts-01UAB President Ray L. Watts, M.D., has a special message for the Class of 2017 as you begin a rewarding college career.
CompassThese 10 programs are designed to help provide you with resources that will jump-start your success at UAB. But you'll probably notice that most of them sound more like fun than work.
UAB Football helmetSign up for the UAB vs. Troy Bus Trip for tickets, food, and transportation to the game, and then enjoy more food at the Pre-Game Tailgate Party when you get there.
Free student shuttleThe shuttle will run in a loop connecting the residence halls to the Barnes & Noble at UAB bookstore with a few other stops in between.
Martin Luther King, Jr. granite statue"The Dream Project" encourages UAB students to share their own dreams, hopes, and aspirations, while a screening of the documentary "Building the Dream" examines the creation of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial.
Selwyn VickersSelwyn M. Vickers, M.D., has been named the next senior vice president for Medicine and dean of the School of Medicine at UAB.
Circle of handsAs you begin your journey as a Blazer, be sure to review the Freshman Discussion media package and make it a point to participate in the corresponding events.
KarminThe pop duo Karmin will appear at UAB's annual Concert on the Green as part of Welcome Week 2013.
One Stop logoWe know many students will have questions as soon as they arrive on campus, so representatives from several different student service groups will be on hand to provide answers.
UAB Student Life - Live it!Student Life Day is an organization and department fair designed to inform students about life beyond the classroom at UAB.
Blaze statue and Blaze topiaryThe much-loved Blaze statue in front of Bartow Arena will soon disappear, but there's a beautiful new Blaze topiary to enjoy on campus.
Piggy-Bank-art-75Register for the Fall 2013 semester and make your initial payment of 50% of your account balance by August 15.
construction-hard-hat-iconAccess to Hill University Center and surrounding parking areas will be limited as demolition day nears.
fireworks-iconUAB Summer Band presents its Independence Day tradition of a concert on the lawn in front of Bartow Arena preceding the Thunder on the Mountain fireworks show.
Student Center designUAB got its first glimpse at what our new student center will look like as the Board of Trustees approved plans for the building during their June meeting.
seal of achievementA combined 1,562 UAB students achieved spots on either the Dean's List or the Presidential Honors List for the spring 2013 term.
Moving boxesOne Stop Student Services, Veterans Services, the Transfer Center, Student Life, and Student Engagement have all vacated the HUC, and Academic Advising will soon follow.
Bus Stop signUAB Parking & Transportation is bringing a new fleet of 12 buses to campus that will shuttle students, faculty, and staff for free along three different routes. But what will it be called?
UAB College of Arts & Sciences Dean Robert PalazzoIn Dr. Palazzo's vision for the future, he said "the College will play a crucial role in strengthening the international reputation of UAB and the city of Birmingham."
Greater Birmingham Street Food CoalitionIn celebration of Nurses Week, seven food trucks will descend upon the UAB Women's & Infants Center Park of Hope, fueling your studies during finals.