Welcome to Samford's Safe Haven
Samford University is committed to preventing and ending all forms of abuse and violence on campus, supporting victims of abuse and holding perpetrators accountable for their actions. In this site you will find information on sexual assault, relationship violence, stalking, sexual harassment, as well as how to get help if you have experienced these issues and how to give support to a friend or colleague. If you want to talk to someone in person, the Counseling Center is available to talk with you at anytime by calling 205-726-2065. If you need help or support after 5 p.m. during the week or on the weekend, you may call the Crisis Center 24-hour crisis line at 205-323-7777.
The purpose of this site is to provide information that enables individuals to be a part of the solution in combating violence against persons and to provide resources for individuals who were/are a victim of violence. The assistant dean for Student Services coordinates efforts to eliminate acts of violence on campus. In addition to the Student Services office, the offices of Public Safety, Counseling Center and University Ministries provide resources and support to victims of violence on campus.