Published on August 28, 2017 by Brad Radice  
Move in 2017

Move-in day for freshmen is always a special event at Samford University, with hundreds of volunteers on hand to help the new students and their families. 

Enjoy the sights and sounds from move-in day 2017 as we welcome the Class of 2021. 


Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.