The Samford University Event Calendar offers a central listing of significant university events that are open to the Samford community or the public. Samford employees may access a comprehensive event schedule in SPACES. OrgSync provides a similar solution for students. The registrar’s office maintains the official academic calendar. Academic units, advancement, athletics and Samford Arts maintain audience specific calendars.

A Cappella Choir Choral Vespers
April 19, 12:30 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

Join Samford's School of the Arts A Cappella Choir for a Good Friday special service at noon.

Keith Putt: “Le Dieu est mort; vive le Dieu!: Theopoetics as the Passion of Hope”
April 25, 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Brock Forum, Dwight Beeson Hall

Samford's Philosophy Department and Phi Sigma Tau philosophy club present a lecture by philosophy professor Keith Putt.

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Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman Theatre and Dance Series presents Disney's Freaky Friday
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Harrison Theatre

Catch this new Disney musical adaptation of the beloved book by Mary Rodgers. Join the hilarious journey of a mother and her daughter when they magically trade bodies and have just one day to make things right before Mom's wedding.

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11th Annual Regions New Venture Challenge
April 26, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Cooney Hall, Regions Community Resource Room

The annual business plan competition supported by Regions Bank features students presenting their plans for a chance to win a cash prize to start their business.

Beta Alpha Psi Scholarship Ceremony and Banquet
April 30, 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Cooney Hall, Regions Community Resource Room

This event recognizes accounting students and alumni of Beta Alpha Psi.

College of Health Sciences Commencement for Graduate Programs
May 3, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Samford University, Pete Hanna Center

Samford University will honor the graduates of the master’s and doctoral programs in Samford University’s School of Health Professions, Ida Moffett School of Nursing, McWhorter School of Pharmacy and School of Public Health.

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Brock School of Business Senior Awards Ceremony
May 10, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Cooney Hall, Regions Community Resource Room

Graduating seniors will be honored with awards prior to the 2019 commencement ceremony.

Brock School of Business Commencement Ceremony
May 10, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Wright Center

Samford University will honor the Brock School of Business graduates at the 2019 spring ceremony.

College of Health Sciences Commencement for Undergraduate Programs
May 10, 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Samford University, Wright Center

Samford University will honor the graduates of baccalaureate programs in Samford University’s School of Health Professions, Ida Moffett School of Nursing, McWhorter School of Pharmacy and School of Public Health.

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Cumberland School of Law Commencement
May 10, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Wright Center

Samford University will honor Cumberland School of Law graduates at the 2019 spring ceremony.

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Howard College of Arts and Sciences Commencement
May 11, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Leslie S. Wright Concert Hall

Samford University's Howard College of Arts and Sciences presents the Class of 2019, with undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 40 academic majors and concentrations.

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Samford School of the Arts Commencement
May 11, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Wright Center

Samford School of the Arts will share commencement with Orlean Beeson School of Education.

Orlean Beeson School of Education Commencement
May 11, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Wright Center

Orlean Beeson School of Education will share commencement with School of the Arts.

Annual Anglican Theology Conference
September 24, 8 a.m. – September 25, 12 p.m.
Regions Room, Brock School of Business

Beeson Divinity School hosts an annual conference on Anglicanism in September. This year's conference will explore the Jewish roots of Christianity. The conference will feature short papers, panel discussions with opportunity for audience participation, and time for fellowship.

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Courage to Care Gala
September 27, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
The Club, 1 Robert S Smith Dr, Birmingham, AL 35209

Join us as we honor distinguished alumni from Ida Moffett School of Nursing and Birmingham Baptist Hospital.

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Family Weekend
October 4 – October 6
Samford University

During this annual event, Samford families come together to enjoy campus and build community with other Samford families.

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Homecoming 2019
November 8 – November 9
Samford University

From reunions, tailgates, Alumni of the Year Awards, and much more, this is a weekend that you will cherish for a life time.

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