Life Outside the Lab

Discover Birmingham and UAB

For many of our students, choosing a graduate school is also choosing a new place to live. We may be biased, but we believe UAB and Birmingham have a lot to offer.

Explore Birmingham

Explore Birmingham

We can't tell you everything there is to do in Birmingham, but this is a good place to start learning more about our city. Find out more about the Magic City, from parks to nightlife to the best place to shop.
Campus Life

Campus Life

UAB has the best of traditional campus life in the heart of Alabama’s largest city. Learn more about what the campus can offer you, from recreation to housing to dining to arts and sports.
Organizations & Events

Organizations & Events

You won't be spending all your time in the lab. Take the opportunity to make life more enriching, interesting, beautiful, and/or just plain fun for your fellow students and the world around you.
Diversity @ UAB

Diversity @ UAB

At UAB, we are committed to creating an environment that can serve as a model for the kind of society we are striving to build — one of inclusion, fairness, civility, and mutual respect.

 

Graduate Student Organizations

Build relationships, develop leadership skills, and have fun by joining a student organization at UAB.  See the sampling below and the full listing of student organizations for ways to get involved.