In a pinch? You may be eligible to borrow up to $300 for 90 days interest free through the Regions Institute for Financial Education at UAB. Available to all UAB students. For more details, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


  • Must be a full - time UAB Student
  • Must not have current holds on your student account
  • Must not currently have a micro loan


If you meet these qualifications, click the link below to apply.

Applications are typically reviewed weekly on Tuesdays. If you submit and application, it will be reviewed on Tuesday and you should receive an answer by Tuesday afternoon.


Students, Faculty, Staff


Below is a list of presentations that you can request we come present to your class or student organization.

40 Money Management Tips
Budgetting for College Students
Budgeting for Life After Graduation
Car Buying
Changing Your Life Through Better Money Management
Dealing with Debt
Entry-level Wages
Family Money Skills
Income, Savings and Assets
Jumpstart Saving on a Limited Budget
Limited Incoming Earners
Making Smart Decisions About Payroll Deductions
Money Management
Money Potholes
Planning and Paying for Utility Costs
Preventing Foreclosure
Preventing Identity Theft
Protecting Against Common Types of Fraud


Financial Counseling