Published on February 13, 2013 by Brad Radice 

Samford University dedicated its first new residence hall since the early 1990's.  Barbara Drummond Thorne Hall, is 34,000 plus square feet of new living space for 100 Samford Students.  

West Village: Move-In Day For Thorne Hall

West Village: Under Construction

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.