Located in HomewoodSamford University is known for its beautiful campus and excellent academics. Whether it’s attending a concert or a play, or just catching up with friends over coffee, there’s always something going on at Samford.


birmingham-apartment-egg-bagelEinstein Brothers Bagels 
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35209

Serving breakfast bagels all day, Einstein Brothers is sure to keep you satisfied through those long nights in the library. Whether you want an everything with “shmear” or something more substantial (hot egg sandwich, anyone?), Einstein Brothers has it all.Samford makes it easy to start the day off right.


birmingham-apartment-brookwood-mall-shoppingBrookwood Village 
780 Brookwood Village
Birmingham, AL 35209

Shopping is always one of the top fun things to do in Birmingham, and this shopping center has everything you need for an outing. Shop at fun stores like Altar’d State and DSW and grab a bite to eat at great restaurants like Cocina Superior and Brio. You can get all your Christmas shopping done early and splurge on a gift for yourself too, because every day is a good day to treat yourself.


birmingham-apartment-harrys-coffeehouseHarry’s Coffeehouse Concerts 
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35209

When it comes to Birmingham colleges, Samford is known for an appreciation for the performing arts. That’s why there’s always something happening at Harry’s. From rap to country to folk music, the concert venue hosts amazing artists from all over the country, like Penny and Sparrow, Cam Spinks and Kel.