Campus Life and Resources

Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation offers a wide array of activities ranging from highly competitive sports to individual fitness programs. There is always something to do when you choose to participate in Campus Recreation, and it is a great way to socialize in a friendly, wholesome environment. Campus Recreation activities are designed to bring out the very best in each and every participant. The showpiece of Campus Recreation is the Student Recreation Center - check out the great offerings.

Human Resources

The University of South Alabama is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Jaguar Productions Discount Tickets

Jaguar Productions offers a variety of tickets to local attractions at a discounted rate. USA students and faculty/staff can purchase tickets to the following: AMC Theatres, Bellingrath Gardens, Mobile Ballet, and Mobile Symphony.


The University of South Alabama Marx Library's mission is to support the present and anticipated teaching, research and service goals of the University of South Alabama, the mission of the University Libraries is to select, acquire, organize, promote and provide timely and efficient access to information resources, regardless of format or location. This includes instruction and critical evaluation of those resources. The public is also welcome to use the library facilities and most library resources. The libraries and website provide access to a rich collection of books, journals, electronic resources, media and unique special collections. The libraries also have helpful, knowledgeable staff who are dedicated to helping users find, evaluate and interpret information. You can even live chat with a librarian with their Ask A Librarian program. You are encouraged to use this website often and to visit the libraries in person.

Office of Postdoctoral Education

USA believes that postdoctoral fellows will broaden and enhance the University's research capacity by bringing more talent to the campus. Therefore, the purpose of the OPE is to enrich the postdoctoral experience through services and support to the fellows, their mentors, and the departments.

Parking Services

All vehicles operated on the USA campus must be properly registered and display a current USA parking permit; twenty-four (24) hours a day, and seven (7) days a week.

Anyone who operates a motor vehicle on the USA campus is required to register his/her vehicle with Parking Services and obtain a valid parking permit.  This includes all employees, faculty, staff, designated guests, administrative officials, and all students.  Regulations apply to students enrolled in day, evening, weekend, online web classes, and all enrolled students at other locations including Baldwin County, Springhill Avenue Campus (SHAC), and Dauphin Island Sea Lab.  The parking permit must be displayed from the rear view mirror facing outward.  Displaying it in any other location is considered a violation. Parking permits are valid for one academic year.


The goals of Payroll Accounting are as follows:

  • Accurately pay all employees of the University of South Alabama in a timely manner
  • Properly record all payroll transactions in the University's accounting system
  • Comply with all applicable Federal And State tax laws and regulations.


The Computer Services Center (CSC) supports a wide range of computing and network services throughout USA’s campuses and Health System. Services include the student information and financial systems, wired and wireless networks, internet access and email, telephone systems, the directory and authentication systems, network storage systems, and numerous other services.