Make plans now to attend Family Weekend, September 24-26, 2021! We look forward to three days filled with fun activities around campus, a great football game, and the gathering of friends and families.

Registration for the weekend will open here in mid-August. Check back to register, purchase tickets for meals and the football game, and see a more detailed schedule.


Friday, September 24

12- 5 p.m. Check-in
1-3:30 p.m. Parent Academy—classes taught by Samford faculty for parents (will require pre-registration)
4-6 p.m. President’s Welcome Reception
5:30 p.m. Vespers

Saturday, September 25

8:30- 10 a.m. Parents Association Breakfast
10 a.m.- 12 p.m. Campus Open Houses
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tailgate on the Quad, including parent chapter picnics
2 p.m. (Time to Be Confirmed) Samford Football vs. East Tennessee State University

Sunday, September 26

2 p.m. Hymn Sing


A few area hotels offering discounted rates for the weekend include:

Aloft, Homewood

Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood

Hampton Inn, Mountain Brook
Corporate code for discounted rate: ID 560028301

Hilton Garden Inn, Lakeshore

Sonesta ES Suites, Homewood

Sonesta Select, Birmingham, Colonnade