Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2010-09-14
Samford University will hold the first of three
fall Preview Days for prospective students and their parents on
Saturday, Sept. 25, beginning at 8 a.m.
The event will provide a glimpse of the campus
experience and offer information on Samford’s application, scholarship
and financial aid process, campus organizations and academic
offerings. Campus tours will include visits to residence
A noon tailgate party will precede the 2 p.m.
Samford football game against perennial Southern Conference national
power Appalachian State.
Advance registration is requested by Monday,
Sept. 20. Other Preview Days are scheduled for October 16 and November
20, with advance registration requested one week prior to each.
For information or registration, go to admission.samford.edu or call the Office of Admission at (205) 726-3673 or 800-888-7218.
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.