UAB IT provides a WiFi network in support of the academic, research, and administrative work of the UAB community. This WiFi network serves classrooms, common areas, green spaces and many other popular areas around campus.

To use this network, you must have a device with a WiFi network adapter.

Three WiFi networks are available:

Guests should use the UABStartHere network. Please be aware that this is not a secure network.


UAB students, employees and faculty members should use this secure network. Users must have a valid BlazerID and password.


eduroam is a free WiFi service that allows users from participating universities to log into WiFi using their own university's credentials. UAB users can also log in to WiFi at participating universities with their BlazerIDs.

Issues and questions:

If you have an issue with the WiFi network please contact AskIT.


Learn how to get your device to "forget" the UABStartHere network.

WiFi MapWiFi Map

View the map of WiFi zones on campus.