An education that will change your world
The University of Alabama at Birmingham is a comprehensive urban university with a nationally-recognized academic health center. It is the biggest research institution in the state of Alabama and the university is the largest employer in Alabama. If you are seeking "knowledge that will change your world,” then UAB is for you! This phrase runs through the core of the university's culture, driving UAB's mission to educate the diverse student population, seek new research, serve its local and global communities and grow economic development to improve life in Birmingham and Alabama.
You’ll be joining an international community there. Located in the heart of the largest city in the state, you'll be near the best the southern US has to offer.
The exciting journey of college life starts here, with state-of-the-art facilities, numerous learning resources, an active student body and big-time college athletics. That’s just the start—UAB has countless opportunities for you.
Great campus, amazing facilities
UAB offers you an outstanding education to go along with a supportive academic and social experience. In addition to its world-class faculty, the university will help you outside the classroom by providing a wide variety of academic services and resources.
The university is continually investing. Most recently, UAB built the new Hill Student Center, which opened in December 2015. This impressive facility provides space for student activities, gatherings, and services, as well as meeting and conference. You'll find upgraded dining facilities, a stadium-style theater, a 2-story bookstore and a technology store. There's also the One-Stop Student Service Center for admissions, course registration, student accounting, parking, financial aid and student ID functions.
Just steps away from everything
The INTO The University of Alabama at Birmingham Center is located right in the heart of the campus, just steps away from the Campus Green. They have everything needed to help you make studying, in the US, a success.
INTO UAB provides the best learning environment for you to invest in your education. Highly qualified instructors, facilities with the latest technology, small classes, personalized support, social activities and a welcoming community all contribute to the rich campus experience.
When you study here you'll enjoy all the benefits of campus life at an American university. Living and learning in the heart of the University of Alabama at Birmingham campus, you'll meet new friends among both American and international students. You'll also have access to all of the academic, social and cultural resources and activities at UAB.
Preparing you for the future
As a UAB student, you'll enjoy access to all campus facilities and learning resources. These include the University Academic Success Center, which promotes and fosters student success, enhances academic performance and inspires you to achieve your academic, professional and personal goals. The INTO UAB resources are intentionally designed to facilitate experiences that encourage your persistence and prepares you for life after graduation.
INTO UAB services
Learning Resource Center - Helping you learn
The INTO UAB Learning Resource Center is a vital part of your experience. Your success is essential. We provide access to tutoring services, writing resources and mentoring sessions to help you achieve that success.
Language advisors - English mastery
We realize one of the key components to an education in the US is mastering the English language. Our goal is for you to be an effective communicator during your time at UAB. We help you achieve that by providing assistance from English Language Advisors in the INTO UAB Center.