Get Involved

As you settle in to UA, it is important to adjust to living on your own, make new friends, and get connected with your interests. Below are just a few resources offered by the University to help!

RA talking with residents

Mandatory Floor Meeting

Meet your RA and other residents on your floor to learn more about your building, building rules, and upcoming programs.
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Yea Alabama!

Meet other freshmen in engaging activities and programs, ending with Convocation and a freshman class picture on the field at Bryant-Denny Stadium.
Students visiting booths at Get on Board Day

Get on Board Day

Held each semester, GOBD offers students the opportunity to connect with clubs and organizations that share their interests.

HRC Resources

Work Orders

For problems with air conditioning, heat, locks, leaks, and/or UA-owned appliances (dishwasher, stove, refrigerator, washer or dryer) please contact the 24-hour front desk for your area to connect with on-call staff who will assist you in contacting appropriate staff members to help solve your facility issue

For all other requests, submit a work order.

Submit a work order

Area Desks

When campus offices are closed, each community has an RA on call who can assist you if you are locked out, have a facilities emergency, or need help with other housing-related situations. 

Health and Safety Resources

UAPD officer speaking with student

UAPD

205-348-5454
ua.police@ua.edu
Front of the Student Health Center

Student Health Center

205-348-6262
shc@bama.ua.edu
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Counseling Center

205-348-3863
N/A
UA Safezone

SafeZone

205-348-7297
safezone@ua.edu
Women marching with signs

Women and Gender Resource Center

205-348-5040
wgrc@ua.edu
Group of military students

Veteran and Military Affairs

205-348-0983
vma@ua.edu
Students waving Alabama shakers

First Year Experience

205-348-8404
fye@ua.edu
Students and staff holding poster

Crossroads

205-348-6930
crossroads@ua.edu