As a leading academic research institution and health care facility, the largest employer in Alabama, and single-largest contributor to Birmingham’s economy, UAB has more than 120 buildings spread over more than 93 city blocks, comprising much of the southern half of the city center. Effective and sustainable operations are essential to the mission of the UAB enterprise.

Meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

Green Ribbon Schools
Tree Campus USA
AASHE
International Society of Sustainability Professionals
U.S. Green Council Member