FocusFirst is a nationally unique, state-wide initiative that has made Alabama the No. 1 state for diagnosing and addressing vision problems in children ages 6 months to 5 years.
SaveFirst trains college students enrolled in a service-learning course to prepare tax returns for low-income, working families.
Documenting Justice is a year-long course in documentary filmmaking that gives UA students of all majors the opportunity to explore social justice issues in Alabama or around the world. Watch one of those films here.
Protecting the sight of Alabama’s youngest citizens
Filing tax returns for low-income, working families
Preparing high schoolers for Advanced Placement courses
Exploring social justice issues through film
Debating values-based, controversial issues
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held May 15, 2013, for a … More
CollegeFirst is now recruiting college students to mentor AP high-school students … More
130 UA Students Participating in SaveFirst Secure $7.2 Million in Tax Refunds for Working Alabama Families
Students Travel Statewide to Serve 3,910 Families — Saving them $1.2 … More
Approximately 1,000 members of the Tuscaloosa community turned out April 23 … More
Federal Agency Names UA to President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor … More
Spend a year of service after graduation bringing the academic and … More