Published on October 13, 2020 by Sarah Cain  

Samford University will recognize Samford Alumni Appreciation Week Oct. 12-16 by honoring the many ways alumni faithfully support Samford and make a difference in the lives of our students, community and world.

With the continued dedication of the more than 50,000 alumni worldwide, Samford is able to support students and grow as a university while maintaining distinction as a nationally ranked Christian university.

“Samford Alumni Appreciation Week is an opportunity to thank alumni for their dedication and support to Samford University.  Alumni truly make a difference through their continuous involvement with their alma mater.  We are grateful for alumni and all they do for Samford University,” Casey Ramey, director of Alumni Programs, said.

Throughout the week, the Samford University Alumni Association will share appreciation for alumni on their social media channels, so be sure to follow along on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIn for details and news all week.

The Samford Shop is also providing a 10% discount to alumni during this week with the code PA10.

Watch the video below to hear a special message from University President Andrew Westmoreland.

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.