Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2010-02-17

 Samford University will host a series of receptions for alumni, prospective students and their parents, and parents of current students in coming weeks.

Dates and locations are:

Feb. 25, Louisville, Ky., Marriott Downtown, 6 p.m.

March 5, Charlotte, N.C., Ritz-Carlton, 6 p.m.

March 8, Orlando, Fla., Embassy Suites Downtown, 6 p.m.

March 9, Tampa, Fla., Embassy Suites Downtown, 6:30 p.m.

March 11, Dallas, Texas, Park Cities Hilton, 6 p.m.

Each reception will feature presentations by Samford administrators. A campus video will be shown.

The sessions are sponsored by Samford’s Office of Alumni and Parents Programs and Office of Admission.

For information and reservations, email

About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.