Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like more information about our great offerings, please feel free to contact us any time in the way most convenient for you:

By phone: 205-726-2739

By mail:  Academy of the Arts

              Samford University

              Birmingham, AL 35229

Or through this handy contact form:

Directions to the Academy of the Arts

1939 South Lakeshore Drive (some GPS systems identify thisstreet as Lakeshore South) 

From Interstate 65:

  • Take exit 255, Lakeshore Drive, and turn towards SamfordUniversity.
  • After passing the main Samford University campus on the left,turn right at the next light (you will see the Armory and a bank asyou turn right-this is the same intersection where turning lefttakes you to the Lakeshore Foundation).
  • Turn right immediately between the National Guard Armory and Covenant Presbyterian Church (if you pass the church beforeturning, you have gone too far).
  • Turn right at the gated entrance to the Academy (if you come toHomewood High School, you have gone too far).

From Highway 280:

  • Take the Lakeshore Drive exit, and turn towards SamfordUniversity.
  • After passing the Highway 31 intersection, turn left at thenext light (you will see the Armory and a bank as you turnleft-this is the same intersection where turning right takes you tothe Lakeshore Foundation).
  • Turn right immediately between the National Guard Armory and Covenant Presbyterian Church (if you pass the church beforeturning, you have gone too far).
  • Turn right at the gated entrance to the Academy (if you come toHomewood High School, you have gone too far).