In conjunction with Fraternity and Sorority Life, Tied with the Tide is a program for all students participating in early move in due to various activities to make new friends and learn about various resources at the Capstone.

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All Tied with the Tide events are FREE for all University of Alabama students. Just bring yourself and we’ll provide everything else!
No. We are a department on campus whose sole purpose is to create a space for students to connect outside of the classroom. All you have to do is show up!

Move In

New students can move into their residence halls during times designated by the Housing & Residential Communities. Visit the Housing website for more Move In information.
Contact Housing and Residential Communities at 205-348-6676 or email

Contact Us

Send an email to or call 205-348-7525 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
We are located in the Ferguson Student Center on the third floor in suite 3504, right down the hall from the Career Center.

University Programs Events

All you’ll need is your event pass through mySource to check in to University Programs events. To download your event pass, go to, log in with your myBama credentials, go to the top right corner, click on the initial icon, and download your event pass. You can take a screenshot or add to your wallet. You will use this pass all year long!
Stay in contact with us on social media and come out to our events. You never know what or when we might be doing an incredible giveaway!
University Programs events only serve active students at The University of Alabama.

Yes! We will be hosting Weeks of Welcome to help get you plugged in right away.

We also host our UP Engage series every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday throughout the fall and spring semesters featuring events such as watch parties, tailgates, comedy shows, Mardi Gras, Fright Mania, and more.