Bama Bound Checklist

The following tasks will need to be completed before you arrive for your Bama Bound Orientation session.

Register for Bama Bound

Registration for the Summer 2017 Bama Bound Orientation session will be available in February.

Submit Required Immunization Form Online to the Student Health Center

The Student Health Center requires proof of your immunization record against childhood diseases such as measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) and tuberculosis (TB). Immunization information is required for all students before the beginning of classes. Visit shc.ua.edu/immunizations for more information about obtaining and submitting this information to the Student Health Center.

Placement Assessments

The University of Alabama seeks to maximize your success as a student by taking steps toward ensuring your proper course placement.

Read more about placement assessments

Know your Campus Wide Identification Number (CWID)

Upon your admission, you should have received a letter from the Office of Undergraduate Admissions with your CWID. You will use your CWID for a variety of purposes at Bama Bound.

Prepare for Academic Advising

Use myBama to browse the Summer and Fall 2017 course offerings and begin organizing your ideas for conversations with your advisor at Bama Bound. Exploring the course options available to you before attending your orientation session will improve your advising experience at Bama Bound.

Prepare for your academic advising session by reviewing the undergraduate catalog.

Submit Your Action Card Photo Online

Be sure to submit your Action Card photo online after you have registered for your Bama Bound session but at least one business day prior to your session. You will use your Action Card during orientation.

Plan to Purchase your Football Tickets Online

Beginning in early June you may visit myBama myBama to purchase football tickets. Please note: Incoming new students must be registered for Bama Bound to be eligible for ticket purchase. After you register for Bama Bound it may take 24 hours to update in our system. Give yourself plenty of time before the tickets go on sale.

Confirm your Scholarship and Financial Aid Package

To make your orientation visit as productive as possible, please confirm your financial aid and scholarship matters before arriving for Bama Bound. If you receive a scholarship awarded by an agency outside The University of Alabama, that organization should contact Student Financial Aid and forward appropriate documentation as directed.

Change your Major

Your interests may have changed since you completed the application for admission. If you would like to change your major, you may declare a new major by logging into myBama, clicking the Admissions/Scholarships, and then completing the Application Major Change form in the Undergraduate Admissions pane.

Bama Bound App

Check out our Bama Bound App.

Finally

Learn what you can do with your major at career.ua.edu.