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

Spring Commencement - Howard College of Arts and Sciences (Social Sciences Departments)
August 13, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Hanna Center

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. (Geography and Sociology, Journalism and Mass Communication and Communication Studies, Political Science, and Psychology)

Spring Commencement - Howard College of Arts and Sciences (Humanities and Science/Math Departments)
August 13, 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Hanna Center

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. (Biblical and Religious Studies, Biological and Environmental Sciences, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Classics, English, History, Math and Computer Science, Philosophy, Physics, World Languages and Cultures)

Spring Commencement - School of Health Professions (Undergraduate)
August 13, 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - School of Public Health (Undergraduate)
August 13, 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - Orlean Beeson School of Education
August 13, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - Brock School of Business (Graduate)
August 14, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - School of Health Professions (Graduate)
August 14, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - Brock School of Business (Undergraduate)
August 14, 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - Ida Moffett School of Nursing
August 14, 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - Cumberland School of Law
August 14, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - McWhorter School of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)
August 15, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - School of Public Health (Graduate)
August 15, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - McWhorter School of Pharmacy (Undergraduate)
August 15, 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - School of the Arts
August 15, 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Hanna Center

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.

Spring Commencement - Beeson Divinity School
August 15, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Hodges Chapel

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.

Family Weekend
September 25 – September 27
Samford University

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

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Postponed: Jere F. White Jr. 2020 Trial Advocacy Institute
November 13, 8:25 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Sheraton Hotel, Birmingham, AL 35203

Due to COVID-19, the planning committee has made the difficult decision to postpone this year’s institute to 2021. We will keep you informed once new details arise.

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