Here’s how to win

1. Tell us why you choose UAB. Is it your major, the city, a scholarship, or maybe your fondness for dragons?

2. Post your why to your Instagram grid and #ichooseuab and/or to your Instagram story and tag @chooseuab.

3. Make your Instagram public on May 1, so we can enter you to win 1 of 25 Blazer Bundles.

Contest FAQs

Why is UAB giving away 25 Blazer Bundles?

Along with universities and colleges across the nation, UAB is participating in National College Decision Day on Saturday, May 1. To encourage participation, we are giving away 25 Blazer Bundles.

Who is eligible to win?

Incoming freshmen and first-time transfers for the summer and fall 2021 terms are eligible.

How many times can I enter?

You can one time.

What’s in the Blazer Bundles?

UAB or Blazer branded hoodies, socks, masks, and other goodies.

How many Blazer Bundles will be given away?


What if I post my picture before or after May 1?

You will not be eligible to enter the contest.

How will the winners be selected?

Winners will be selected by random drawing.

How will the winners be notified?

Winners will be notified via direct messaging and asked to provide their BlazerID to verify they are an admitted student.

How will winners receive their Blazer Bundles?

Via mail. Your UAB admissions counselor will contact you to verify your mailing address on file.