Are there green and gold hearts in your Instagram bio? Is Blaze listed in your phone as an emergency contact? Have a tour of your dorm room already live on YouTube? The UAB social team has a fun, paid opportunity for you to share the Blazer experience with current and prospective students! We're looking for student influencers to serve a six month term: September 13 2021 - March 11, 2022. Read through requirements below and apply at the bottom of the page by September 6, 2021 to be considered for this term.


  • Help potential students sample the UAB college experience
  • Help current students find resources and services available to them on campus
  • Create unique and uplifting conversations about the UAB brand
  • Create awareness of UAB campaigns and events to drive participation


  • Full-time UAB student
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • Must be graduating Spring 2022 or later
  • Public Instagram profile. Note that during their influencer term, students are not allowed to use their influencer status for self-promotion such as running for office in a campus organization.
  • Commit to serve a six month term: September 13, 2021 - March 11, 2022
  • Please follow @exploreuab

Responsibilities (one piece of usable content per week):

  • Share UAB posts with your Instagram followers and add commentary 
  • Create relevant organic posts about UAB and tag @exploreuab
  • Be available at least once a month to do an Instagram Stories/Snapchat takeover for a UAB event
  • Meet with social media team once a week in-person or virtually 

Compensation: $500, free UAB swag, tickets to UAB events