Getting Involved

Experts recommend two hours of studying for every hour spent in class. Doctors recommend eight hours of sleep a night. That leaves 67 hours to sit around and get bored—or to get out and do something exciting with all that UAB has to offer.

  • Campus Ministry Campus Ministry

    Nurture your spiritual life as you prepare for your professional life.

  • Greek Life Greek Life

    Networking. Leadership. Service. Lifelong friendships. Secret handshakes. (We’re pretty sure about that last one.)

  • Leadership Opportunities Leadership Opportunities

    Taking on a leadership role at UAB can help your advancement both inside and outside of the classroom.

  • Multicultural & Diversity Programs Multicultural & Diversity Programs

    UAB continues to receive high rankings for diversity, but those ratings aren't just based on demographics. We're recognized for our constant work to encourage engagement across cultures.

  • Service & Volunteering Service & Volunteering

    One of the most rewarding things you can do with your "spare" time is serve others, whether on campus or off.

  • Student Media Student Media

    Get your byline (or your voice) out there, share your views, and make your mark on campus—and beyond campus—with UAB’s active and respected student media.

  • Student Organizations Student Organizations

    Hundreds of student-grown groups for you to browse—French Club, Rugby Football Club, and B'ham Slackers (yes, that's their real name) are just a few.

  • University Programs Board University Programs Board

    The UPC puts together a variety of programs including spirit and traditions like Welcome Week, Talent Search, and Springfest; entertainment such as concerts, comedians, and movies; and special events like the Fall Concert and the Miss UAB Scholarship Pageant.