Key Initiatives

Icon of piece of paper and pen.Strategic Plan

We are Forging the Future to define goals and strategies that will guide our progress.

Icon of a building.Campus Master Plan

We envision a campus that supports learning, patient care, research, economic development, and the community.

Icon of a handshake.Community Engagement

We’re in Birmingham. We’re for Birmingham. We’re committed to supporting our community.

Icon of two speech bubbles.Campus Engagement Survey

With input from our faculty and staff, we are making UAB better every day.

Icon of the UAB 50th anniversary logo.50th Anniversary

See how we are celebrating 50 years, and share your favorite UAB memory.

Icon of four interconnected circles with money symbols.Responsibility Center Management

RCM gives our schools and departments greater control over their individual budgets.

Icon of two building columns. Signature Core Curriculum

A unique curriculum will model and develop socially conscious global leaders and citizens.

Icon of a bag of money. Investing in Innovation

Discover how we are building upon the success of the historic $1-billion Campaign for UAB.

Icon of the state of alabama covered by a heart shape with an ekg line. Grand Challenge

We’re harnessing science, technology, policy, and innovation to improve Alabama’s health.

Icon of a handshake.Enrollment Growth

We are pursuing effective strategies to recruit and retain top students.

Icon of a microscope.Fostering Robust Research

Through enhanced support and infrastructure, we make discoveries with a global impact.