Posted by Philip Poole on 2014-02-12

Samford University will close at 1 p.m. today. All classes after 1 p.m. are cancelled and offices are closed.

If you are involved in a non-academic campus activity scheduled for Wednesday afternoon and evening, contact the event coordinator or organization for updates.

Students and employees who drive to campus are encouraged to use caution and to monitor road conditions through ALDOT and other media outlets.

The emergency response team will continue to monitor weather forecasts and road conditions through the afternoon and evening. Students and employees should monitor university communication outlets - website, weather hotline, email and RAVE alerts - as well as local media outlets for updates about Thursday.


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.