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The UAB Expo celebrates excellence in research, creative activity, and scholarship by showcasing the academic endeavors of undergraduate students.

Why should you participate?

  • Practice and strengthen your presentation skills.
  • Engage with like-minded peers, exchanging research experiences, and ideas.
  • Receive feedback from both peers and faculty.
  • Add an impressive addition to your resume/CV that can improve applications to graduate and/or professional schools.

Upcoming Expo

In-person and virtual Spring Expo will be from April 18-22, 2022. Abstracts are due by April 6, 2022. Once your abstract is submitted you are automatically registered for the expo.

Submit Abstract

Spring 2022 expo schedule. All info is in text of article. Schedule

  • April 6: Abstract due. All presenters must be registered at this point.
  • April 18: All presentations must be uploaded. Online judging opens.
  • April 19: Oral presentations in Library from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • April 21:
    • 9:00 a.m.: Keynote address
    • 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Poster presentations in Bartow arena
  • May 2: Winners announced

Registration for UAB members for the online component can be found here. If you are planning on attending expo in person, no registration is required.

Register for Expo

Video Research Awards

1st place wins $1,000! Both second and third win $500.

Contact Gareth Jones for more information at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Video Research Awards are for Spring Expo only. There will be no Video Research Awards presented during the summer or fall expos.

Register for the VRA

 

Accessibility Info

To request accessibility accommodations for the expo, please contact:

  • Students — Disability Support Services at (205) 934-4205 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Faculty/Staff — AWARE Program at (205) 975-9973 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Spring Expo 2022 Steps:

  1. Submit your abstract by April 6. After all abstracts have been submitted, you will be assigned a number for submission purposes and registered for the Canvas course. Look for the invitation to join the course.
  2. Create your presentation! Poster presentations and Oral presentations can be virtual or in person. For more specific requirements please follow these guidelines.
  3. Judges and the community can join online or in person. Both can leave comments online or ask questions in person.
  4. Winners will be announced the following week.