Submit the applicationSamford has an online application and also accepts the Common Application for your convenience. Students will receive the same consideration regardless of which method they choose. The application fee is $40.
Submit your essayThe essay should be a 250 word minimum (1 to 2 pages preferred) and the topic is YOU! Learn more about the essay >>.
Request College School Transcript(s)Samford requires official college transcripts to be sent directly from your school. (Note: Samford will accept transcripts electronically via E-script and Docufide.)
Request an Academic Recommendation Samford requires one academic letter of recommendation. An academic recommendation is one from a guidance counselor or a teacher.
High School InformationStudents who have completed less than 24 semester credits must also submit their official high school transcript and ACT or SAT test scores. Samford’s Code: ACT: 0016 SAT: 1302
If you are beginning your search or have decided that Samford is the place for you, please know that the Office of Admission is dedicated to helping you navigate the transfer process. Transfer students generally receive favorable admission review when they present a minimum cumulative 2.50 grade point average on all college-level course work, provided they have attempted at least 24 semester credits, or 36 quarter credits, at institutions accredited by one of the regional accrediting agencies. Please contact the transfer admission counselor with questions.