Published on November 21, 2018 by Sarah Cain
Samford University has scheduled a commencement ceremony Dec. 15 for the 325 students expected to graduate at the end of the fall semester.
The joint ceremony will honor graduates of Brock School of Business, School of the Arts, College of Health Sciences, Cumberland School of Law, Howard College of Arts and Sciences, and Orlean Beeson School of Education. It will be held at 10 a.m. in Pete Hanna Center.
Timothy George, founding dean of Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School, will serve as the commencement speaker.
In a separate ceremony, Beeson Divinity School’s commencement and consecration service will be held Dec. 7 at 11 a.m. in Andrew Gerow Hodges Chapel.
About Samford University—Samford is a premier nationally ranked Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts and a distinct blend of graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 3rd nationally for student engagement and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance ranks Samford 34th among private universities in the U.S. for value and affordability. Samford enrolls 5,692 students from 46 states and 28 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.