Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2011-09-20

 

Samford University invites prospective students to learn about the school at a Preview Day on Saturday, Oct. 15.

The event will provide a glimpse of the campus experience and provide information on the admission process, scholarships and financial aid, academic offerings and activities.  Campus tours will be included.

Registration check in will begin at 8 a.m. in Wright Center. The program will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude with a noon lunch on the campus quadrangle.

For information and online registration, check the website:  admission.samford.edu or call the Office of Admission at (205) 726-3673 or 800-888-7218.

The Samford Bulldogs will play Elon University at 2 p.m. in Seibert Stadium. For football game tickets, go to samfordsports.com/tickets. Type in Preview Day for access to discounted tickets.

 Samford, Alabama’s largest privately supported university, enrolls 4,758 students from 47 states and the District of Columbia, and 21 other nations.

 

 
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.