Video: Samford Welcomes the Class of 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6FCbPSninCAOn Friday morning, August 22, about 700 freshmen arrive at Samford University with possessions and loving family members in tow. By early afternoon, each new student had relocated vast quantities of clothing, personal items and even some furniture from vehicles to dorm rooms.
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 3rd among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,509 students from 45 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.