Samford University Homecoming

November 10-12, 2017

Bulldog walk

Homecoming is quickly approaching at Samford University and we are looking forward to you being a part of it! Whether you attend Homecoming each year or this is your first year back on campus since graduation, this is a weekend that you don’t want to miss. From reunions, tailgates, Alumni of the Year Awards, and much more, this is a weekend that you will cherish for a life time. Check out a complete schedule of all that is happening on campus during this special weekend. Need hotel information? We have information below of local hotels near campus with room blocks and discounted rates for alumni.

We look forward to seeing you November 10-12 on Samford’s campus!

2017 Homecoming Schedule

Thursday, November 9

Art Reception and Artist's Talk

November 9, 2017 at 4 p.m.

Art Gallery

Bulldog Bash

November 9, 2017 at 6 p.m.

Ben Brown Plaza

Come show your support for our Bulldogs! Join us on Ben Brown Plaza for a pep rally and crowning the Homecoming King and Queen!

Friday, November 10: University Activities

Alabama Autumn Skies: Our Place in Space

November 10, 2017 at 1 p.m.

Christenberry Planetarium

Join us for a live and interactive presentation about Earth and our small place in space! Admission is free and seating is available on a first come, first served basis. The Doodles Italian Ice Truck will be in attendance for your dessert cravings.

Daniel House Reunion Tea

November 10, 2017 at 3 p.m.

Home of Dr. and Mrs. Andrew Westmoreland

Reconnect and network with fellow alumni, enjoy English tea and treats and find out how you can be a part of building the Daniel House’s future.

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A Cappella Choir Choral Vespers

November 10, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.

Hodges Chapel

Saturday, November 11: Tailgates

Planetarium Tailgate

November 11, 2017 at 11 a.m.

Quad

Samford Black Alumni Association Tailgate

November 11, 2017 at 11 a.m.

Quad

SBAA invites alumni, families, and friends as we celebrate Homecoming on the Quad. Catering will be provided by Yo Mama’s.

Nursing Alumni Homecoming Barbecue

November 11, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.

Samford University, Quad

Nursing alumni will join others from Samford’s College of Health Sciences for a super-sized tailgate on the Quad. There will be lots of good food, fellowship and family fun. You don’t want to miss this!

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Pharmacy Alumni Homecoming Barbecue

November 11, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.

Samford University, Quad

Pharmacy alumni, current students, faculty, and staff will join others from Samford’s College of Health Sciences for a super-sized tailgate on the Quad. Free to attend-registration required.

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School of Health Professions Alumni Homecoming Barbecue

November 11, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.

Samford University, Quad

School of Health Professions alumni, students, faculty, and staff will join others from Samford’s College of Health Sciences for a super-sized tailgate on the Quad. Free to attend - registration is required.

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School of Public Health Alumni Homecoming Barbecue

November 11, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.

Samford University, Quad

School of Public Health alumni, students, faculty, and staff will join others from Samford’s College of Health Sciences for a super-sized tailgate on the Quad. Free to attend-registration required.

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Hotel Accommodations
HotelNightly Rate
Embassy Suites by Hilton $134
Springhill Suites Birmingham by Colonnade $109
Aloft at SoHo Square $129