Video: Move In Day, Samford Welcomes the Class of 2019!

Published on August 14, 2015 by Brad Radice  

Watch as more than 800 freshman arrive at Samford University Friday, Aug. 14, filled with excitement about beginning a new chapter in their lives.

They are already making history as part of the largest-ever freshman class at Samford.  With transfers, the university will have more than 1,000 new students this fall, and total enrollment is expected to exceed 5,000 for the first time in Samford history.

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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.