Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2012-04-11

Samford University will host a Preview Day for high school juniors Saturday, April 28.  Students and their parents are invited to attend the program, which will offer an opportunity to experience the campus and get a head start on the Fall admission process.

Registration check-in will begin at 8 a.m. in Wright Center.  The morning schedule will include sessions with admission counselors, panel discussions led by current Samford students, and tours of the campus and residence halls.  Lunch will be provided.

Academic open houses in the afternoon will offer information about majors in Samford's Howard College of Arts and Sciences and schools of the arts, business, education and professional studies, nursing and pharmacy.

The program will conclude at 2:30 p.m.  To register or obtain more information, check the website at, call (205) 726-3673 or 800-888-7218, or 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.