Student support at UAB

Your resources for success

The University of Alabama at Birmingham offers a variety of programs, services and facilities to provide you with an unrivaled study experience. Services like the Multicultural and Diversity Programs, the International Student and Scholar Services, the Student Advocacy group, the Student Health and Wellness Center, and the Student Counseling Center are all available to ensure you have the necessary tools to achieve success.

Student and professor in lab

Professors are invested in the success of students

Tutoring is always available

Support from the university comes in many forms. Language advisors at the INTO UAB Center are available to support new students who may need help communicating effectively in English. The International Student and Scholar Services team in conjunction with the INTO UAB team provide visa and immigration support. The Learning Resource Center is an invaluable asset for your use in obtaining tutoring services.

Students gain support and success through collaboration

Support outside of the classroom

The Office of Student Advocacy, Rights and Conduct guides students through the university system. The office can direct you towards campus and community resources, food and school supplies during financial strain, referrals for long-term care, and a variety of other solutions to obstacles you may face. They can help you understand the various policies and procedures within the university such as academic appeals, judicial appeals, grievances, mental health wellness, support for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. The office can also help you connect you to the proper person or office to assist in negotiations or other aspects of problem-solving.