Welcome to The University of Alabama at Birmingham

If you are seeking knowledge that will change your world, The University of Alabama at Birmingham is for you. We’re a university without walls, where no one is worried about fitting in—just standing out. Here, you will be a part of a diverse campus population, take part in world-class research and serve your global and local community while receiving an education that will prepare you for a bright future. As a nationally-recognized academic health science center in the state’s most populous metropolitan area, UAB is a great place to earn your degree and pursue your career.

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Your course options

If you meet the specified language and academic criteria you may apply directly to UAB.


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Your INTO Center

The INTO UAB Center is your home away from home, located in the heart of campus. It includes classrooms, a Learning Resource Center, a multi-faith prayer room, open kitchen, and comfortable common areas where you can study and hang out with your friends.

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Life In Birmingham

Live and learn

The University of Alabama at Birmingham's campus is in a prime location in the heart of the Southside neighborhood of Birmingham.

You'll never be at a loss for things to do, with a vibrant cultural, learning and historical scene. Take advantage of one of the most iconic cities in the southeastern US.

Birmingham is a metropolitan area of 1.2 million people and was recently named one of 52 places to visit in 2017 by The New York Times. As a student, you get the perk of living in a travel destination. With so many places to go within walking distance, you’ll find yourself encountering the best of Birmingham’s thriving food, arts and entertainment scene without venturing far from campus.

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The real US university experience

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Your accommodation

Living on campus will put you in a central location, with easy access to idyllic downtown Birmingham. You can walk to classes while also living near restaurants, fine arts displays and entertainment districts.

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