Published on November 20, 2017
Sentence by sentence, faculty members were becoming acquainted with many students who, one year from now, will be nearing the end of their first semester at Samford. I was thankful as I witnessed these exchanges. A friend told me many years ago that a university can't be better than the faculty. Samford is a strong institution, in large measure, due to the quality of our faculty.
The world is better because of the strength and dedication of the Samford faculty.
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.