HireABlazer, powered by Purple Briefcase is the best place to post part-time, full-time, internship, and cooperative learning opportunities and connect with UAB students for your hiring needs.

Three Easy Steps to get started!

  • Create your account today by clicking here: HireABlazer, powered by Purple Briefcase
  • Navigate to the My Schools page and scroll down to the Request Access section and select AL. After all the schools load, scroll down to University of Alabama at Birmingham and then click Request Connection
  • We will approve your profile within 24 business hours and you will be able to connect with students, post jobs, and register for on campus recruiting.


What You Should Do Now

Brand Your Company

Build out your company’s profile including a 200x200px image of your company’s logo!

Students can follow your company and get notifications when you post internship opportunities, when you post job openings, and when you are coming to campus to recruit and meet students.

A complete profile attracts much more attention than an empty one. All of this is managed on the My Profile page of your HireABlazer account.

Post an Internship or Job Opening

Please be sure to following these steps:

  • Enter your job or internship opportunity then hit the Submit button
  • Click Save at the bottom of the page when you are finished
  • Watch for an email from our employer relations team indicating that your posting has been approved and published to the UAB student community (guaranteed within 24 business hours)

On-Campus Interview Program

UAB provides employers the opportunity to interview UAB students and alumni on campus by providing interview rooms at the Hill Student Center.

How do I schedule interview dates?

Please email your interest in scheduling and On-Campus Interview with UAB students to ckennon@uab.edu or careerservices@uab.edu. The UAB Career Center will work with each employer to ensure the optimal dates and times are secured for your recruiting needs.

Who manages my interview schedule?

The employer is able to manage their own interview schedule with assistance from the UAB Career Center based on their recruitment needs. Interviewing UAB students on campus saves time and resources. The UAB Career Canter will provide each employer with personalized attention and help you make the most of your time.

On-Campus Interview Request Form