The will to make your passion your mission.

Now’s the time to exercise your will. To stand up. To lead. To build a better world with your ideas.

UAB provides the road map to make it happen. Here you will learn and discover alongside leaders in science, health care, entrepreneurship, and more. Research opportunities open up the moment you step on campus. It’s no wonder UAB was ranked the #1 Top Young University in the United States — and #10 worldwide — by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings in 2018.

Bring your ideas to UAB. Take the first steps toward your goals. Who will join a new generation of innovators?

You will.

The will to do more leads to amazing things. And at UAB that will drives everything we do, from research to innovation to entrepreneurship.



1,190+ principal investigators
backed by $562 million in research
expenditures in 2017.



UAB research produced 46
patents and 21 ongoing drug discovery
projects last year alone.



Startups and licenses based
on UAB innovations generated $4.7
million in revenue in 2017.