Visit Samford 

The Division of Art and Design plans to host both virtual and on campus events for prospective students. High school seniors are invited to attend our Virtual Spring Studio on Feb. 4, 4-6:15.  This is a great opportunity to meet with faculty before submitting your application and portfolio to be considered scholarships.  Register here.

Applying to the Division of Art and Design

In order to apply for admission to the School of the Arts, undergraduate students must apply to Samford University through the Office of Admission and have declared a major within the School of the Arts. Follow these steps to ensure that you submit the required materials and meet appropriate deadlines:

  1. Submit The Common Application or Samford University Application. Students admitted to Samford automatically qualify for admission to the Division of Art and Design.
  2. Submit the Art and Design Scholarship Application found in your Application Status Page for School of the Arts Scholarship consideration. Deadline Feb. 15, 2021.
  3. Follow instructions for submitting a digital portfolio that are found in the Art and Design Scholarship Application Guidelines.