Experts recommend two hours of studying for every hour spent in class. Doctors recommend eight hours of sleep a night. That leaves 67 hours to sit around and get bored—or to get out and do something exciting and entertaining with all that student life at UAB has to offer.

  • Athletics Athletics

    Students get in free to all UAB home games—which is awesome, because there are a lot of home games, and you’ll want to see them all.

  • Campus Ministry Campus Ministry

    Nurture your spiritual life as you prepare for your professional life.

  • Campus Recreation Center Campus Recreation Center

    Everything you need to stay active under one roof—free weights, court sports, swimming pools, group fitness classes, nutrition education, fitness areas, a climbing wall, and more. Best of all, your tuition gives you unlimited access.

  • Civic Engagement & Service Opportunities Civic Engagement & Service Opportunities

    One of the most rewarding things you can do with your "spare" time is serve others, whether on campus or off.

  • Dining Dining

    Craving the sort of canned fruit, mystery meat and slightly doughy glop you struggled to choke down all through elementary school? Sorry, we can't help. Instead, think delicious food, wide variety, good prices, lots of places.

  • Greek Life Greek Life

    Networking. Leadership. Service. Lifelong friendships. Secret handshakes. (We’re pretty sure about that last one.)

  • Housing and Residence Life Housing and Residence Life

    UAB's residence halls are more than a place to sleep and eat a meal. By living on campus you will be a part of a community that will enhance your educational, social, and cultural experiences.

  • Intramurals Intramurals

    UAB students enjoy intramural Ultimate Frisbee, basketball, bowling, flag football, billiards, Wiffle Ball, air hockey, and more than a dozen other sports.

  • Leadership Opportunities Leadership Opportunities

    Taking on a leadership role at UAB can help your advancement both inside and outside of the classroom.

  • Multicultural & Diversity Programs Multicultural & Diversity Programs

    UAB continues to receive high rankings for diversity, but those ratings aren't just based on demographics. We're recognized for our constant work to encourage engagement across cultures.

  • Student Activities Council Student Activities Council

    Want to plan a concert, Homecoming or a festival on the Green? Come check out Student Activities and get involved with the behind the scenes plans of our major campus events.

  • Student Media Student Media

    Get involved, get your byline (or your voice) out there, share your views, and make your mark on campus—and beyond campus—with UAB’s active and respected student media.

  • Student Organizations Student Organizations

    Hundreds of student-grown groups for you to browse—French Club, Rugby Football Club, and B'ham Slackers (yes, that's their real name) are just a few.

  • UAB Spirit UAB Spirit

    Have you ever painted yourself green in preparation for a game? Have you ever wanted to? Of course you have. Now’s your chance. Or lose the paint and wear a band hat with one of those fuzzy things instead.