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The UAB Student Affiliates American Chemical Society (SAACS) was formed to address issues facing undergraduate chemistry majors and foster the awareness of the responsibilities and challenges of the modern chemist. The chapter:

  • facilitates academic and professional development
  • enhances research and presentation experiences
  • instills departmental spirit and professional pride

Who Can Join?

There are three types of membership (details outlined in the constitution):

  • Full Members: Active Member chemistry majors or minors registered with the American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Active Members: Any undergraduate attaining at least five attendance points in a given semester and eight attendance points each semester after
  • Inactive Members (Associate Members): Any interested undergraduate

There are no fees or dues for membership!

Want to Know More?

  • Read the group constitution and bylaws
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  • Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to join the SAACS email list or if you have any questions or concerns