Samford University’s official charter date was Dec. 29, 1841, but their historic anniversary celebration began this spring and has continued throughout the entire year of 2016. Event Rentals Unlimited Birmingham was honored to have been a part of their ‘175th Gala’ event. Providing tables, chairs, furniture and more – enjoy some of our favorite photos from the event highlighting ERU inventory at this beautifully designed celebration!
About Samford University
Samford University is Alabama’s top-ranked private university with nationally ranked academic programs rooted in the university’s Christian mission. Located in suburban Birmingham, Samford was founded in 1841 and is the 87th oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. It enrolls 5,471 students from 47 states and 29 countries in 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health.
In 2017, U.S. News and World Report ranked Samford third among regional universities in the South. Samford also has been nationally ranked for academic programs, value and affordability by such prestigious publications and rankings as Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, The Princeton Review andColleges of Distinction, among others. Samford has an annual economic impact of $335.1 million on the state of Alabama.
Click here to learn more about Samford’s 175th history and anniversary events.