UAB is one of 14 institutions in Conference USA and participates in NCAA Division l sports.  In 2018, the UAB Blazers football team won their conference championship and the Boca Raton Bowl.  Fellows will have the opportunity to work directly with our Division I athletes.

Birmingham

Birmingham Legion FC

Legion FC is a professional soccer club that competes in the USL Championship, the second division of American soccer.

Birmingham Bulls

The Birmingham Bulls are a professional hockey team competing in the Southern Professional Hockey League.

Birmingham Vulcans Rugby Club

The Birmingham Vulcans are a Rugby Union club competing in Division II of the USA Rugby True South Union. 

The World Games 2022

The World Games 2022 was a major international multisport event that included martial arts, ball sports, strength sports and more. 

Birmingham United Soccer Association

With over 3,200 players a season and over 7,000 annually, access to over 21 soccer fields at seven venues and seven full-time staff members, BUSA has grown into one of the largest soccer clubs in the Southeast.

UAB Division 1 Athletics 

Men's Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Football
Rifle
Soccer
Tennis
Golf

Women’s Sports

Basketball
Beach Volleyball
Bowling
Cross Country
Golf
Rifle
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball

UAB Club Sports

Alabama Agni
Alabama Apsara Club
Badminton Club
Climbing Club
Cricket Club
Fencing Club
Ice Hockey Club
Kayak Club
KIFA Club
Men's Lacrosse Club
Rangeela Club
Men's Rugby Club
Women's Rugby Club
Soccer Club
Swimming Club
Table Tennis Club
Tennis Club
Men's Ultimate Frisbee Club
Women's Ultimate Frisbee Club
Men's Volleyball Club
Women's Volleyball Club
Wrestling Club

Statewide

Coach Safely

Coach Safely is a nonprofit organization seeking to limit sports-related injuries through research, advocacy and education of coaches, parents, physical educators and other influential figures in young athletes' lives.