Monday Mission, 11/23/09
This past Saturday we hosted 800 guests on campus for the largest Preview Day in our history. Given the fact that a majority of Preview Day attendees enroll as students at Samford, these events are of great importance to the institution. The prospects and their parents were effusive in their praise for the faculty and staff they met throughout the day--and they saved their greatest superlatives for the Samford students they encountered, especially the members of our Student Recruitment Team. They represented us very, very well.
The world is better because of the competence and enthusiasm of our students.
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.