The Graduate School and Graduate Student Government is hosting its Fall 2020 Virtual Graduate Student Orientation on Tuesday, August 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Students will have the opportunity to talk to representatives from University Recreation, Disability Support Services, Title IX, Student Health and Wellness, Student Counseling, UAB Police, and more. There will also be an hour-long Student Involvement Panel Session where attendees will get to "visit" with representatives from the various student organizations on campus and learn how they can get involved. You don't want to miss this fun and informative event!


  • 9 a.m. Welcome - Lori McMahon, PhD, Dean of the Graduate School
  • 9:30 a.m. COVID-19 Update - Pam Benoit, PhD, Provost
  • 10:05 a.m. UAB Police
  • 10:25 a.m. Veterans Services
  • 10:45 a.m. Professional Development Program
  • 11:05 a.m. Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • 11:25 a.m. Student Counseling
  • 12 p.m. Student Involvement Panel
  • 1 p.m. University Recreation
  • 1:20 p.m. Disability Support Services
  • 1:40 p.m. Ombuds Office
  • 2 p.m. Title IX
  • 2:20 p.m. Student Health
  • 2:40 p.m. Wellness Promotion

Click the button below to join the event at any point during the day:

Join Virtual Graduate Student Orientation

For more information, contact Kim Eaton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..