Published on August 26, 2011 by Nathan Troost 

Friday, August 26, was move-in day at Samford University, which always presents a range of excitement and emotions for everyone involved.  This video attempts to capture just a bit of the atmosphere as parents say good-bye and students make a new home and start a new chapter in their lives.

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.