Quick Facts

Established: 1841
Accrediting Body: SACSCOC
Enrollment: 945
Alumni: 16,700
Departments: 14
Majors and Concentrations: 45
Dean: Timothy D. Hall
As the heart of Samford University, Howard College of Arts and Sciences inspires students to a lifetime of inquiry and service through engaged learning, faculty research and vocational discovery within the liberal arts and the Christian ethical and intellectual traditions.

Latest News

Photo Paul Wiget
Wiget Earns $70,000 Research Grant
The grant from the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund will fund nine summer research students and cover material costs over three years of a research project. 
Photo Roy Ciampa
Ciampa Honored for Scholarly Excellence
Roy Ciampa, chair of Samford’s Department of Biblical and Religious Studies, will be honored at the Southeastern Theological Fellowship (STF) meeting Nov. 20. 
Photo Brooke Perez-Bissell and Allison Ambler
Sociology Students Tie for Research Honors at Conference
Allison Ambler and Brooke Perez-Bissell tied for second place in the undergraduate paper session at the Mid-South Sociological Association conference Oct. 24-26.