Posted by Philip Poole on 2014-01-30

UPDATED, 1/30/14, 1:30 P.M. 

Samford University will continue to be closed on Friday, Jan. 31.

The pharmacy school lecture scheduled for Friday has been cancelled.

The law school symposium scheduled for Friday has been cancelled.

The business school guest lecture scheduled for Friday has been cancelled.

Saturday events for University Fellows and Preministerial Scholars will take place as scheduled.

Pharmacy school admission interviews will take place as scheduled on Saturday.

Academy of the Arts classes scheduled through the weekend will be rescheduled for a later date. Registrants will be notified of the new dates.

The main gate will continue to be closed until further notice. The west gate remains open.

Campus Dining has returned to normal operating hours, except for lunch. Lunch on Thursday and Friday will be served from 11-1:30 p.m.

If you are an employee or commuter student still on campus and you do not plan to leave today, please notify Samford's public safety office (ext. 2020) of your location. The university will do its best to assist you until you can leave.

If you have an emergency, including a medical emergency, continue to contact Samford's public safety office at ext. 2020.


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.