UAB Financial Aid Night

UAB is hosting a Financial Aid Night on campus for any students interested in learning more about the federal financial aid process. This event is open to any students and parents who wish to attend – not only those interested in UAB. We’ll discuss the federal aid process, how to complete the FAFSA, types of aid available, and much more. We’ll also have financial aid and admissions counselors available for any questions. Please see the flyer attached for more information.

Anyone interested in attending should register for the event by clicking here. They can also register and see details about the event at

If you have any questions about our Financial Aid Night, please let me know!



Jordan Simpson | Admissions Counselor
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
UAB | The University of Alabama at Birmingham
1701 BLDG | 1720 2nd Avenue S | Birmingham, AL 35294
P: 205.704.9243 |


UAB Financial Aid Night

Cash for College Week

Shelby County High School Partners with Cash for College as Financial Aid Resource for Students

ALET Scholarship

Alabama Leaders of Educational Technology (ALET) announces a $10,000 scholarship will be awarded to a public high school senior enrolled in a school system with a delegate member in this organization.  Seeking graduating seniors with a record of volunteerism in the community in both non-school sponsored and extracurricular school activities.  The recipient must attend an accredited college/university or technical school located in the state of Alabama.

Criteria for Scholarship Applicant: 

*    Minimum Cumulative GPA of 2.75 and plan to attend a 2 or 4 year accredited college/university or technical school pursuing a degree in IT or related field

*    Application must be accompanied by an essay (guidelines listed under item 11 of the application)

*    One page resume’ (attachments are allowed for activities, honors and service)

*    Two letters of recommendation as to your character and your ability to meet your scholastic and community responsibilities – one must be from principal and/or counselor

*    Applicant must have the endorsement/signature of their Guidance Counselor/Principal on their application attesting they are a qualified applicant for this scholarship program

*    Application may be sent by email to or  Please include in the subject line Debbie Rice Scholarship

*    Application deadline is November 17, 2017 by 4:00 p.m.  Late applications are not accepted.

If you have any questions contact Barbara Burchard, Scholarship Chair

334-567-1228 ext. 82114 or or

Confirmation receipt of the application will be sent.  It is the applicant’s responsibility to make sure the application arrived on time.  ALET Scholarship Application-2018The applications will be reviewed and recipient of the scholarship selected by a committee of volunteers. The scholarship will be awarded at ALET Winter Meeting in Montgomery.

ACT Prep Camp at The University of Montevallo

The University of Montevallo will once again offer ACT Prep Camps to help students prepare to take the ACT. The next session is Saturday, October 14th. This course will prepare students to strategize their approach while studying and during testing.  UM will provide scholarships to students who qualify for free or reduced lunch and need financial assistance. Register today and take advantage of this opportunity to become confident and calm as you prepare for and take the ACT exam.


Students will receive The Official ACT Prep Guide, pencils, pen with highlighter, and folder with resources and tips.

Additional prep camps will be held at UM on NOVEMBER 18, JANUARY 20, & MARCH 24! Please see the attached flyer for additional information.

Oct and Nov 2017 ACT Prep Camp – UM

ACT Testing Boot Camps

Ms. Kim Norton will be hosting the following ACT Testing Boot Camps at Central Alabama Community College. Ms. Norton is a highly sought after tutor for ACT prep and will focus on all four areas of the ACT exam.
  • October 9 – 11, 20175:30 – 8:50 each evening in the Margie Sanford Center on the Childersburg Campus


  • October 23 – 26 from 6:00 – 8:30 each evening at the Talladega Center in Room 102

All pertinent information is contained in the attached flyer.

Childersburg – ACT Boot Camp Flyer 2017 – October 2017

Talladega – ACT Boot Camp Flyer 2017 rev – October 2017

ACT Prep Camp

The University of Montevallo will be hosting another ACT Prep Camp this summer, allowing students the opportunity to brush up on content and test taking strategy for the ACT.

Camp will be held on Tuesday, May 30th – Friday, June 2nd from 9:00am – 3:00pm daily.  This is a great opportunity for students to achieve their target ACT score as well as increase scholarship opportunities. Also, students receiving reduced lunch will receive a 20% discount when registering.

For additional information and to register please visit