Samford University

Events and News

  Samford University has many opportunities for international students to engage in campus life.

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International Stories: Hong Kong

In 2014, dramatic student protests rocked Hong Kong.  Come on March 30th to hear exchange students describe their first hand experience during the Umbrella Revolution.

International Stories is regular event that highlights Global Students at Samford.  If you are interested in participating in International Stories for Spring 2015, please email

Student Life Calendar
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LinC Partner Program

The International LinC (Lives in Common) Partner Program connects domestic and international students in intentional friendships.  Domestic students will help international students transition to Samford and the U.S.  International students will help domestic students better understand the world.  

Please fill out the application form by February 26.  Partners will be matched and contacted by March 2.

LinC Signup Form
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International Student Newsletter

The International Student Newsletter is sent weekly to international students and anyone on campus interested in intercultural events and news. Please email to be added to the distribution list. Recent newsletters are available by clicking the link below.
International Newsletters
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Intercultural Events

Our office sponsors regular international events throughout the school year.  International students have an opportunity to share their culture and connect with students from the U.S. and around the world.  Look for event announcements on the university calendar, the International Student Newsletter, and on Twitter (@samfordintl)!
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International Education Week

International Education Week 2014 was a great success!  Thank you for everyone who participated.  International Education Week 2015 will be November 16-20.