Quick Facts

Established: 1841
Accrediting Body: SACSCOC
Enrollment: 945
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 Justin Young
Alumnus Young Named Phi Kappa Phi Fellow
Math and computer science alumnus Justin Young ’20 is one of only 54 students in the U.S. selected as a 2021 Fellow of the Phi Kappa Phi national honor society. 
Photo Julie Williams
Williams Earns Lifetime Achievement Award
The American Journalism Historians Association (AJHA) has selected Julie Hedgepeth Williams as the recipient of the 2021 Kobre Award for Lifetime Achievement in Journalism History. 
Photo Brittney Terry
Physics Alumna Named NSF, GEM/Intel Fellow
Brittney Terry’s rich internship and research experiences reflect not only her own initiative and dedication, but also the personal attention of faculty mentors and Samford’s emphasis on undergraduate research, career exploration and preparation for graduate education.