book imageAny life transition, whether it is a positive or negative transition, brings with it the potential for stress. Each person’s capacity to cope with stress is widely variant, and for college students, this capacity can be revealed in the academic, social and emotional domains. Entering college is typically associated with excitement, anticipation and some nerves.

The Fall Career Fair is a professional career event for all UAB students seeking internships, networking, and professional employment opportunities. Students can view and research the 50+ companies attending by logging on to HireABlazer and going to “My Events”. Free head-shots will be available - students should dress to impress and bring plenty of resumes.

Did you know that UAB offers FREE tutoring to undergraduate students in many of their core classes?  The Vulcan Materials Academic Success Center (VMASC) is located in the Education Building (EB 240) and is staffed with a team of professionals dedicated to supporting students in their academic success. 

There are two major changes taking place for completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process. Students will be able to submit the FAFSA earlier and will report income information from an earlier tax year.

UAB understands your desire to remain knowledgeable about what’s going on with your student’s records. Although the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) prevents schools from divulging student information to anyone other than the student, you can still gain access to the information you need through Parent/Guest Access.