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  • COVID-19 Updates

    Our entire UA System – UA, UAB, UAH and the UAB Health System – is dedicating all possible resources to reopen our campuses in a manner that will be the gold standard for colleges and universities across the nation. While we do not know when our students will return, when they do we will be ready to welcome them to the safest campuses in America. Chancellor Finis St. John has established a System-wide Task Force to meet our goals using strategies of all kinds: testing measures, enhanced cleaning, classroom procedures, housing policies, security and wellness programs, and more.

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  • UAB Health System CEO Ferniany talks about the COVID-19 response and the future of health care

    As the COVID-19 outbreak has intensified in Alabama over the past month, UAB has emerged as one of the state’s most vital institutions in the fight to combat the disease.

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  • UAB’s Live HealthSmart Alabama aims to remedy state’s low health rankings

     Is it possible to lift Alabama’s health rankings from the bottom tier of states?

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  • Dr. Ray Watts honors Sen. Waggoner for helping fuel UAB’s early growth

    At his “State of the University” address today, UAB President Dr. Ray Watts recognized State Sen. J.T. “Jabo” Waggoner for his contribution to the growth of the university at a critical moment in its early history.

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  • UA System announces tuition freeze for in-state students

    University of Alabama System Chancellor Finis E. St. John announced today that the System Office will propose a freeze on in-state tuition at all three campuses for the 2019-2020 academic year at the June meeting of the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees, effective with the Fall 2019 semester.

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  • STEM programs introduce students in rural Alabama to career possibilities

    The University of Alabama System is providing new opportunities for students in the state’s rural counties to learn about cutting-edge career options in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.

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  • Alabama Transportation Institute research drives ‘Rebuild Alabama’ discussions

    As state lawmakers evaluate Gov. Kay Ivey’s “Rebuild Alabama Infrastructure Plan,” they have been able to make smart decisions based on the current conditions of state’s road and bridges as well as how demands placed on the transportation system are likely to grow over the next generation.

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  • UA System adding momentum to Alabama’s innovation economy

    Innovative ideas launched on the campuses of The University of Alabama System and the network of experts who are shaping those plans into a viable reality are making an impact across the state and beyond.

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  • The University of Alabama System’s broad impact powers economic growth

    The overall economic impact of The University of Alabama System exceeds $10 billion a year, but the true impacts of these institutions extend far beyond any financial measurement.

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