Appointments are required, we cannot accommodate walk-ins or multiple headshots. If you are making appointments for multiple people, please email us This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to make a separate appointment.

This headshot service is available to UAB faculty and staff at no charge by appointment. If you require a re-do, you will be charged a fee. Headshots are taken in-studio in the Administration Building, room 354. If you require an on-location headshot you will be charged a fee. If University Relations cannot fill your request, we do have a list of freelance photographers to send you.

Photos are taken on Tuesdays between 9:00am and 10:00am and on Thursdays between 9:00am and 10:00am in the Administration Building, 701 20th St S, Suite 354.

  • University Relations will pick one horizontal and one vertical photo, apply any touch-ups if necessary and send you the photos via the UAB Image Gallery. You will not receive multiple photos for preapproval
  • When making an appointment, please include the email address where you want the photos to be delivered
  • We require 5 working days to deliver photography
  • If you require a redo, you will be charged a fee
  • University Relations does not photograph private parties, luncheons, award ceremonies or group photos
  • University priorities that limit the availability of the photographer do occur and sometimes with little notice
  • Please only schedule one headshot per year. You may search for your headshot on the UAB Image Gallery.

What to wear for your headshot:

  • Avoid wearing patterns
  • Simple colors are best
  • Avoid wearing seasonal apparel
  • Avoid wearing clothing with logos (team logos included)
  • If you wear a white coat, make sure it is pressed, and bring it to the shoot

If you have any questions about headshots, you can email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.