Meet your faculty at the University of Alabama at Birmingham

Your faculty at UAB want to contribute to your success and enjoy interacting with students from all over the world. Whatever your interests, they are the perfect educators to help guide you through your journey at university and beyond. Here, you will be encouraged to think like an entrepreneur and to advance your research skills.

By the time you graduate, you will be ready to take on new challenges with the support and guidance from your faculty. This experience will include:

  • career planning guidance
  • a research-led approach to teaching subjects
  • small classes of no more than 17 students for English language teaching

Ask a University of Alabama at Birmingham Instructor: Bryan Lowry

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Meet Bryan Lowry, an English Instructor at INTO UAB. Teaching English to international students is not only what he does for a living; it's his calling.

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Who should I go to for help?

Tutoring is available free to you during your time at UAB, helping you navigate through your classroom lectures, writing assignments and supporting you throughout your studies. No matter what you need, academic or personal, they will be there to guide you as you adjust to life at an American university. Here you can expect:

  • one-on-one or group English tutoring sessions
  • personalized language and cultural support
  • support transitioning to your degree program

Other support provided to you includes:

  • access to the Learning Resource Center
  • visa and immigration support
  • English language support through the Language Partners program
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