Resources & Tips

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Suicide Prevention is a Community Effort: Do Your Part to Help

Everyone in our campus community can be part of the solution.

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You Can Help Prevent Suicide: Know the Signs and Resources

Learn some ways you can become better informed and ready to be a part of the solution to suicide.

UA Junior Shares Top 10 Things Freshmen Need to Know

UA Junior Shares Top 10 Things Freshmen Need to Know

Starting a new school year is an exciting time, but can feel a little overwhelming for new students. Here are 10 tips for UA freshmen and transfer students on all things Alabama!

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Free Flu Shots Available Around Campus

This fall UA students and employees can receive free flu shots at numerous events across campus.

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Career Fairs: Prep for Success

UA’s Career Center has several ways for students to prepare for upcoming career fairs.

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Get Ready for Alabama Football Game Day

The 2023 football season kicks off Sept. 2. Here’s everything you need to know if you’re going to a game at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

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Supporting Students as They Adjust to College Life

Faculty and staff have an important role in helping new students adjust to college life.

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Adjusting to College Life: Tips for the First Semester

New to campus? See this guide to a smooth transition and making the most of your experience.

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Advice for Freshmen: Try Everything

Rising seniors and recent graduates share their advice on how to get the most out of the Capstone.

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Move-in Tips to Save Money and the Planet

Keep these energy-saving tips in mind as you get settled in your new residence for the semester.