Online registration for this event has closed. Please call 205-934-8221 with questions.

We look forward to hosting you and your family for a day of celebration! In addition to a Scholarship Reception, the day features a variety of activities such as campus tours and interest sessions. Instructions on how to register for the various events are below. Please read them carefully.

Plan Your Day

To make it easy for you to plan your visit with us, we have created an At-a-Glance Schedule Planner that includes the receptions and optional activities. We recommend that you review the planner prior to confirming your RSVP(s).

How to Register

1. Refer to your email invitation to retrieve your Unique Registration Code. Each student has been given a special Unique Registration Code to use when registering for the receptions and optional activities.

2. Highlight and copy the code from the email or write it down so that you won’t forget it.

3. Click on the registration button with the time slot of activity you wish to attend. This will open up a registration page in a new tab.

4. Paste or carefully type your Unique Registration Code into the registration form.

5. Answer any remaining questions and click “register.”

6. Repeat this process for all additional optional activities you wish to attend.

UAB Scholarship Reception

Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020
Location: Hill Student Center | 1400 University Boulevard

At the UAB Scholarship Reception you will hear from current students about their experiences at UAB and have the opportunity to meet with representatives from the school or college that houses your major.

Please note, the reception does not include a presentation of scholarship certificates.

UAB Scholarship Reception

Registration is closed

UAB Scholarship Reception

Registration is closed

UAB Scholarship Reception

Registration is closed

UAB Scholarship Reception

Registration is closed

Optional Activities

Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020
Location: Hill Student Center | 1400 University Boulevard

Use the drop-down menus below to register for the optional activities you wish to attend. Note: all optional activities require an RSVP except the Financial Aid Help Desk and the Next Steps Station. You will receive a confirmation email for each optional activity you register to attend. Please keep these confirmation emails in case you need to refer to them at a later time.

Register for a Housing & Student Life Session

Residence Life and Student Life staff will each present important information on the benefits of living on campus as well as how to get involved in a student organization.

  • Housing & Student Life – 10:00 AM
  • Housing & Student Life – 12:00 PM
  • Housing & Student Life – 2:00 PM

Register for a High Ability Information Session

Learn more about opportunities for high ability students at UAB, including the UAB Honors College, undergraduate research, accelerated programs, and more.

  • High Ability Information – 9:15 AM
  • High Ability Information – 11:15 AM
  • High Ability Information – 1:15 PM
  • High Ability Information – 3:15 PM

Register for a Bus Tour of Birmingham

Hop aboard the Dragon Wagon and learn more about living in downtown Birmingham as we explore areas of The Magic City where students spend their time. We’ll take you through the Parkside neighborhood, the financial district, hospital and research districts, and point out great places to eat along the way.

  • Bus Tour – 9:15 AM
  • Bus Tour – 10:00 AM
  • Bus Tour – 10:45 AM
  • Bus Tour – 11:30 AM
  • Bus Tour – 1:00 PM
  • Bus Tour – 1:45 PM
  • Bus Tour – 2:30 PM
  • Bus Tour – 3:15 PM

Register for a Walking Campus Tour

Meet our UAB TrailBlazers who will take you on a tour through the residence halls, dining areas, Campus Recreation Center, and many more spots on campus. Tours depart every half hour and last about one hour.

  • Walking Campus Tour – 10:00 AM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 10:30 AM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 11:00 AM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 11:30 AM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 12:00 PM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 12:30 PM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 1:00 PM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 1:30 PM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 2:00 PM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 2:30 PM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 3:00 PM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 3:30 PM
  • Walking Campus Tour – 4:00 PM

Register for a Student Social

Prospective students will participate in a social led by UAB Admissions staff designed to help you meet other prospective students. Great for those looking for a future roommate! No parents, please.

  • Student Social – 10:00 AM
  • Student Social – 11:00 AM
  • Student Social – 12:00 PM
  • Student Social – 1:00 PM
  • Student Social – 2:00 PM
  • Student Social - 3:00 PM

Register for an Out-of-State Student Panel

Hear from other students who came to UAB from outside of Alabama. Learn why they chose UAB, why they’ve stayed, and how they’ve made Birmingham feel like home.

  • Out-of-State Student Panel – 11:30 AM
  • Out-of-State Student Panel – 1:30 PM

Parking & Directions

As of November 1, 2019, I-59/20 in downtown Birmingham is still closed for construction but is scheduled to reopen beginning early 2020. Please Visit for updates as well as detour maps if needed.

Free parking will be available in the 12th Street Parking Deck located on the corner of University Boulevard and 13th Street South, attached to the University Boulevard Office Building.

1212 University Blvd
Birmingham, Alabama 35233
Map to 12th Street Parking Deck

Once you’ve parked, make your way to the Hill Student Center, just two short blocks away on the corner of University Boulevard and 14th Street South.
Map to Hill Student Center


If you should need overnight accommodations, we have put together a list of hotels that are popular with visitors to campus, and most offer a UAB discounted rate.

Traveling to Birmingham by Plane

If you are traveling to Birmingham by plane, you will fly into the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport.

There are several options to get from the airport to your hotel and around Birmingham while you’re here. Uber services the Birmingham area as well as these transportation services listed on the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport website.

For Questions

Contact UAB Undergraduate Admissions at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 205-934-8221.