Top reasons to study here

  • INTO UAB provides the best learning environment
  • INTO UAB offers highly qualified instructors in facilities
  • As an INTO UAB student, you'll enjoy access to all campus facilities and learning resources.

Preparation Courses

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)

About

Education

INTO UAB's Undergraduate Pathway and Graduate Pathway programs are ideal for international students who need additional English language and academic preparation before continuing to a degree program at a US university.

Academic English is an intensive English program for students who want to become confident English speakers before enrolling in a Pathway program or applying directly to UAB.

Services

Student services

Moving to another country is a huge step in the next phase of your life. At INTO UAB, we are here to make your adaptation to living in the US as quick and easy as possible. From picking you up at the airport when you arrive to planning various trips and activities in and around the state of Alabama, we're your guides along the way.

We also assist you with comprehensive orientation programs and visa and immigration support. Visit the Learning Resource Center to participate in the innovative Friendship Partners Program. Remember — we're here to help you succeed.

Housing services

The University of Alabama at Birmingham's residence halls are unique in the fact that they aren't really dorms, but suites and apartments where students live. We are one of the few schools in the southeast to offer these types of accommodations. 

That means you'll be able to keep your privacy while still being a part of the bigger on-campus living experience. It's the best of both worlds.

Medical services

The recently renovated Student Health Services and Counseling and Wellness Center includes 23,000 square feet of space dedicated to the health, counseling and wellness needs of UAB students. The facility is equipped to meet all your primary health care needs including: appointments with healthcare providers, routine diagnostic lab testing and X-ray services.

Student Life

Campus life

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. We 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.

Sports facilities

The university is proud to have almost 400 student-athletes participating in the highest level of college sports, NCAA Division I, in Conference USA. Athlete selection and scholarships are determined by the university coaching staffs and are highly competitive. 

Club sports are a great way to compete in athletics without the pressure or the time commitment of Division I. A club sport is a registered student organization that can provide a program of instruction, recreation or competition in a specific sport or activity. 

Birmingham, Alabama, United States