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Samford University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

4,715 students

83% admitted

  • 4,264 full time
  • 451 part time
  • 1,768 men full time
  • 2,496 women full time
  • 2,623 applied
  • 2,166 admitted
  • 686 enrolled

2,918 Undergraduates

$24,570 tuition/year

  • 1,777 Graduates
  • 20 Non-Degree
  • $24,570 in state
  • $580 fees
  • $8,250 room & board
  • $1,000 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Baptist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Four-one-four plan
School Colors: Red and blue
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Jo
  • 0
  • samford is a great school academically. the campus is beautiful and well maintained. although, i wouldn't suggest it if you're looking for a fun school!…

  • Mar-01-2012 Read More
  • Elizabeth from Mountain Brook, AL
  • 0
  • Upon juxtaposition of Samford University with other four year institutions in the Birmingham metropolitan area, I have found this campus to be of significantly inferior quality for the following reasons…

  • Nov-11-2012 Read More
  • Megan
  • 0
  • samford is a great place to learn in a christian environment. there is a great student to faculty ratio, giving students plenty of opportunity to seek individual help. the…

  • Feb-09-2012 Read More
  • Kelli from Carrollton, GA
  • 0
  • samford is exactly where i needed to be. classes are tough but i've learned more than i ever expected. it takes some getting used to but this university is wonderful.…

  • Mar-08-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Lindsey from Macon, GA
  • Dec-04-2011 I am a current student here

    Samford provides an excellent amount of opportunities to get involved. Intramurals are very popular and fun here and there are so many clubs and organizations that take one step at a time to change the world.

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  • 5
  • Marcos from Hoover, AL
  • Nov-05-2011 I am a current student here

    The campus is AMAZING. Although I do not live on campus this semester, I plan on doing so next year. There are also so many things offered. There are tons of clubs, bible study groups, events and activities for any given day of the week!

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  • 5
  • Chelsea from Sand Rock, AL
  • Jul-29-2011 I am a current student here

    I love being at Samford. I have grown close to so many wonderful friends that I have developed life-long friendships with that I would have never gotten to experience anywhere else.

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  • 5
  • Ashley
  • Jul-10-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The campus is SO beautiful and peaceful! The people are all very friendly, as well.

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  • 5
  • Devynne from Aledo, TX
  • May-07-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The campus is absolutely beautiful. Everyone I have encountered at or through Samford is genuinely kind. The Birmingham area has a lot to offer as far as music, shopping, and entertainment.

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