With a population of nearly one million, the city of Birmingham is Alabama’s largest city and is the state’s industrial, business and cultural center. Samford University is centrally located in the Homewood area, which is convenient to many of the city’s most entertaining areas. The city is home to major engineering companies, a nationally ranked medical center, a symphony orchestra, a Triple A baseball team, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute and a myriad of other institutions and organizations that make it a thriving, modern city.

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