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Birmingham, AL
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84%Acceptance rate
3.76Avg GPA
$47KCost
4KUndergrads
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Samford University

Private school in Alabama with 3,600 total undergraduate students

Chancing

Chancing for this school is coming soon

N/A

Admissions

Admissions website:

Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
84%
Women
85%

Men
81%

Total number of applicants
4,217
Women: 66%
Men: 34%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
26%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$46,620
Out-of-state
$46,620

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Optional

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Not used

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
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Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 22%
ACT: 66%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
920
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
64%
Enrolled men:
36%
6-year graduation rate
76%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
90%

Student diversity

Very low diversity
International students
2%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 1%
Black: 7%
Hispanic: 3%
Native American: < 1%
Other: 3%
White: 85%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
12:1
Calendar system
Four-one-four

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Southern Conference

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
Southern Conference

Location

800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229
Campus Setting
Suburban

Region
Southeast

Campus culture

Religious Affiliation
Baptist

HBCU
No

Contact information

(205) 726-2011
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229
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