(205) 934-4800 (phone)
(205) 975-0369 (fax)

Hill Student Center
1400 University Blvd
Suite 315

Monday-Thursday 8:00am - 10:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

The TRIO STEM-H Program at UAB is an educational opportunity that is federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education. The mission of the TRIO STEM-H Program is provide academic and personal support to assist participants in being successful as they pursue their educational goals at UAB.



  • Individualized Guidance: One-on-one assistance to help students make a smooth transition to college, develop goals and create a graduation plan.
  • Academic Support: Weekly tutoring sessions and workshops.
  • Workshops: Sessions on time management, learning styles, résumé writing etc.
  • Financial Advising: Assistance in applying for financial aid (FAFSA), scholarship searches, and financial counseling including help in creating a budget, managing credit, debt, and personal finances.
  • Career and Academic Guidance: Success Coaching and assistance with academics, including career and educational planning, mentoring, graduate school tours, and career development.
  • Resources: Access to textbooks, calculators, reference materials, computers, FREE printing, graduate school prep tests and quiet study space.
  • Money: STEM-H Grant Aid and UAB Stipend.
  • Cultural Events: Free cultural events and trips that will broaden horizons and enrich life experiences. Also STEM-H provides opportunities to study abroad.
  • Campus Connections: A place to feel connected with others at UAB.

Who can participate in the TRIO STEM-H Program?

All classifications of students are eligible if they have an academic need and:

  • are students who are majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or a Healthcare field at UAB,
  • are first generation college students (neither parent completed a bachelor’s degree),
  • have a documented physical, psychological, or learning disability (that may affect their role as a college student), and/or
  • have a limited family income (determined by taxable income level and family size).
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