The Samford University Alumni Association is an organization more than 55,000 strong from all 50 states and nearly 100 countries. All graduates of Samford University are automatically considered members, and we hope you will utilize the many events, benefits, and resources to build a meaningful, life-long relationship with our beloved alma mater.

Dwight and Lucille Beeson Alumni Center

Did you know that as a member of the Samford University Alumni Association, there is a building on campus just for you? Welcome to the Dwight and Lucille Beeson Alumni Center! This facility was created for alumni to enjoy a space on campus as well as use as a resource.

Ways You Can Utilize the Dwight and Lucille Beeson Alumni Center:

  • Meet with clients
  • Use as a work space
  • Enjoy coffee with alumni and friends
  • Meet with your small group
  • Join The Rotunda Club

The Rotunda Club

Housed in the Dwight and Lucille Beeson Alumni Center, The Rotunda Club is a private club available for alumni, friends and donors of Samford University to enjoy.

Schedule meetings, stop by for lunch, use as an event venue, and enjoy activities planned for members! The Rotunda Club provides you with the opportunity to enjoy the experience of a private club on Samford University’s campus. Alumni enjoy special discounted pricing!

Learn more about memberships and resources available through The Rotunda Club.

Other Benefits

  • Invitations to SUAA Events specific to your area
  • Periodic updates from the SUAA President
  • Access to many Alumni Groups, including local chapters, clubs, professional networks and more
  • Seasons Magazine, the university’s official magazine, published two times per year.
  • The Belltower, weekly online newsletter with official university updates and featured stories.
  • The Career Development Center is available to provide professional tools, resources and opportunities for alumni. Whether alumni are job-searching or looking to hire, the CDC is able to connect the Samford community with employers, job opportunities or potential employees. Visit the CDC.
  • Step Sing Tickets are available to alumni for advance purchase one day before ticket sales open, with an alumni promo code. Learn more about Step Sing.
  • Samford provides access to a 529 Plan called the Private College 529 Plan which allows participants to lock in today’s tuition for tomorrow’s enrollment. Learn more about the 529 Plan.
  • Bulldog Club involvement provides Samford alumni the unique opportunity to build lasting relationships with alumni who share a passion for college athletics, as well as position Samford Athletics to recruit, retain and develop exceptionally talented Division I student-athletes. Benefits of active engagement and philanthropic support include monthly communications from within Samford Athletics, invitations to exclusive events and the chance to purchase access to gameday hospitality. For questions, please email
  • Reid Chapel is accessible for alumni weddings.
  • The Caf is open to alumni as well as students. Local alumni and their families often make plans to enjoy the Caf for Sunday brunch.
  • SAMFit provides health, fitness and performance assessment services to alumni at a discounted rate.
  • Animate Summer Program discount for alumni families. Animate is a five-day summer program in worship leadership for teens and their adult mentors. Contact the Center for Worship and the Arts.
  • The Davis Library supports Samford University by acquiring, organizing, and preserving a broad, well-balanced spectrum of information. Learn more about borrowing privileges for alumni. Please note that alumni living locally are eligible to check out items.
  • Medjet