The university is proactively implementing measures to safeguard the campus community and to ensure the academic progress of our students as we "bring back the Bulldogs." You will find the latest messages to our campus community regarding the ongoing pandemic below.
July 29, 2021 Message to Campus
July 29, 2021
In light of new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH), Samford University is requiring all persons on campus, regardless of vaccination status, to wear masks in all public indoor settings.
July 27, 2021 Message to Employees
July 27, 2021
With faculty gathering for New Beginnings the week of August 23, 2021, we’ve established the week of August 16 as the date for all employees to test. This year, we would like to minimize inconvenience to our employees by providing a “one-stop” option.
July 27, 2021 Message to Students
July 27, 2021
As was the case last year, Samford will require a negative PCR test result before students are allowed to reenter campus, attend class or access residence halls. Samford will provide all students with free testing on campus or by mail in the coming weeks.
July 21, 2021 Message to Employees
July 21, 2021
Six weeks from now, we will commence the 2021-22 school year and we couldn’t be more excited! As promised in our June 18th update, this email provides further details about campus operations in the fall. A similar email went to all students last week.
July 14, 2021 Message to Students
July 14, 2021
Six weeks from now, we will commence the 2021-22 school year and we couldn’t be more excited! As promised in our June 18th update, this email provides further details about campus operations in the fall.
June 18, 2021 Message to Campus
June 18, 2021
What do we expect things to be like in the fall? In short, we expect a return to regular activities and operations while continuing to monitor for the presence of COVID-19 on our campus.
May 25, 2021 Message to Students and Employees
May 25, 2021
We approach our second marker (Summer 1) caught in the vortex of rapidly changing guidance from the CDC and other healthcare professionals regarding best practices for COVID-19. This update addresses changes effective June 1, 2021.