Interested in Graduate education? Join the UAB Graduate School for the Fall 2018 Graduate Program Recruitment Fair. You will have the chance to network with faculty and staff from programs across the UAB campus.

Still trying to figure out if Graduate School is right for you? The representatives will be there to answer all of your questions and determine the program that is perfect for you and will propel you to the next level in your career. You will not want to miss this.

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Friday, September 14, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
UAB Hill Center Ballroom
1400 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35223
No student registration required to attend fair

Parking & Lodging

Personal Cars should park in the Lot 5A between Hill Center and Volker Hall at 16th Street South and University Boulevard. Buses drop off at the Hill Student Center and proceed to Lot 15-I located on 11th Street South and 6th Avenue South (behind the WBHM Radio Station). See the UAB parking map.

If you are visiting from out of town, you may like to make reservations at the Residence Inn:

Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB
821 20th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 731-959

Participating Programs / Organizations

Graduate School

Graduate Admissions
Graduate Professional Development
MS in Basic Medical Sciences
PREP Scholars Program
Career and Professional Development

College of Arts and Sciences

CAS Recruitment and Scholarship
Biology
Chemistry
Computer Science
Master of Public Administration
Medical Sociology and Applied Sociology
Art and Art History
Social Work
Sociology

Graduate Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry, Structural and Stem Cell Biology
Cancer Biology
Cell, Molecular, and Developmental Biology
Genetics, Genomics, and Bioinformatics
Immunology
Microbiology
Neuroscience
Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine

School of Business

Business Administration (M.B.A.)

School of Education

Department of Human Studies
Department of Curriculum and Instruction

School of Engineering

Biomedical Engineering
Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Interdisciplinary Engineering
Materials & Science Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

School of Health Professions

School of Health Professions Recruitment
Biomedical and Health Sciences
Biotechnology
Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Genetic Counseling
Health Administration
Health Informatics
Health Physics
Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nutrition Sciences
Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant Studies
Simulation

School of Medicine

MS in Anatomy
Medical Scientist Training Program
Medical School

School of Nursing

Nursing (Ph.D.; D.N.P.; M.S.N.; A.M.N.P)

School of Optometry

Vision Science

School of Public Health

Biostatistics
Environmental Health Sciences
Epidemiology
Health Behavior
Health Care Organization & Policy

Who should attend?

Any and all students and professionals interested in pursuing graduate education or professional school (such as medical, optometry, dentistry or nursing programs) should attend the Graduate Program Recruitment Fair. It is an opportunity to explore your options and determine which UAB program can help you achieve your academic and career goals. It is never too early to start planning; if you're a sophomore or beyond, start now. This is the perfect way to dip your toes into the world of graduate education.

Why should you attend?

Learn: Have your questions answered quickly and thoroughly. The fair provides the perfect opportunity to ask about all aspects of a graduate or professional program, from mentoring and lab space to research opportunities. You can explore a number of different programs, including those that may not be on your list.

Network: At the fair, you will have the chance to meet program directors, faculty, students, and staff from more than 50 UAB graduate and professional programs. Relationships are the catalyst for success, and networking allows you the time to develop these valuable relationships which could benefit you over the life of your career.

Explore: There are lots of fun things to do in Birmingham. We encourage you to plan your trip to include more than just your visit to UAB's fair. Shopping, music, history, award-winning food and picturesque parks - there's plenty to explore!

Tips for Attending

  • Research the schools and programs represented ahead of time, and prepare questions to ask the faculty and staff attending.
  • Put your best foot forward by creating a resume, and bring multiple copies with you to leave with the representatives of the programs that interest you most.
  • Are you ready to answer questions from our faculty and staff? Think about and rehearse answers to common questions that you can anticipate.
  • Remember a good first impression is important. Dress casually, but appropriately for the fair.
  • Arrive a few minutes early so you can take moment to review the layout of the room and plan your approach.