Fall 2021 GradFest

This is a past event.

GradFest is an event hosted each semester for those graduating in an upcoming commencement ceremony. At GradFest, graduating students will be able to:

  • Purchase their regalia from the UAB Bookstore, and have a portrait taken in their cap & gown
  • Register to walk at commencement (registration is required to attend the ceremony)
  • Purchase invitations, diploma frames, class rings, and more
  • Learn about the UAB Alumni Society and the benefits of being a new graduate from UAB
  • Get information on the UAB Career Center and the UAB Graduate School
  • Meet other graduates and get answers to questions regarding commencement
  • And more!

Students are strongly encouraged to attend GradFest, since it is an opportunity to register to walk for your ceremony and purchase your cap & gown. 

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 9:00am to 6:00pm

Bartow Arena, Concourse
617 13th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233

Event Type

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Target Audience

Current Students





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