Visit TechConnect

Before the fall semester starts, visit our technology store TechConnect. You can shop in person at the Hill Student Center or online to grab any last-minute items you might need. From laptops to phone chargers, we have everything to help you start the semester on the right foot!

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Secure your information

Everyone at UAB is required to use 2-Factor Authorization to help protect our campus from security threats. The best way to use 2FA is by downloading the Duo app and using push notifications, ensuring that you are the only one accessing your account. Don’t forget to select “Remember me for 30 days” on your trusted devices.

2-Factor Authentication with Duo


Sign into Outlook

Log in to your UAB Outlook account to check for any updates prior to coming to campus. You can easily check it through web browsers, theOutlook phone application, or desktop applications. While you’re checking emails, be on the lookout for any phish-y emails by sending them to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or selecting the PhishNotify button.

Check your email for campus updates.

Explore free and low-cost software

As a UAB student, you have access to free and discounted software. Software that is free includes Microsoft 365, Adobe Creative Cloud, Keeper Password Manager, Mathematica, Endnote, antivirus software, and more.

Get ahead and prep your tech.

Connect to secure WiFi

UAB IT provides a secure WiFi network in support of the academic, research, and administrative work of the UAB community. If you aren't on campus, locate free WiFi near you at

Find out which network is best for you.

Reach out if you’re having trouble

When you need help, we’re here to get you back to work, fast! Request IT services, report problems with IT services, or read knowledge articles about IT services.

Call AskIT at 205-996-5555 or visit