Samford University has rescheduled Spring commencement ceremonies for August 13-15, 2020. In order to allow for effective social distancing, tickets will be required for all ceremonies. A livestream will be available for friends and family unable to attend on-campus.

Thursday, August 13

  • 8:30 a.m. - Howard College of Arts and Sciences – Social Sciences Departments (Geography and Sociology, Journalism and Mass Communication and Communication Studies, Political Science, and Psychology)
  • 12 p.m. - Howard College of Arts and Sciences – Humanities, Math and Science Departments (Biblical and Religious Studies, Biological and Environmental Sciences, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Classics, English, History, Math and Computer Science, Philosophy, Physics, World Languages and Cultures)
  • 3:30 p.m. - School of Health Professions undergraduate and School of Public Health undergraduate
  • 7:00 p.m. - Orlean Beeson School of Education

Friday, August 14

  • 8:30 a.m. - Brock School of Business graduate programs and School of Health Professions graduate programs
  • 12 p.m. - Brock School of Business undergraduate
  • 3:30 p.m. - Ida Moffett School of Nursing
  • 7 p.m. - Cumberland School of Law

Saturday, August 15

  • 8:30 a.m. - McWhorter School of Pharmacy Pharm.D. and School of Public Health graduate programs
  • 12 p.m. - McWhorter School of Pharmacy undergraduate
  • 3:30 p.m. - School of the Arts
  • 7 p.m. - Beeson Divinity School
Due to the ongoing challenge and uncertainty of COVID-19, commencement plans are contingent on government regulations and how the summer health outlook progresses.