Your Samford Email


As a Samford alum, you can maintain your Samford email after graduation. Check out the frequently asked questions below on how to maintain your account.


How do I keep my email address active?

To keep your email address active, log in to portal at least once every six months. Whether its a specific holiday or a reminder on your calendar, we recommend setting a certain time each year to help you remember!

I still remember my username and password, but my account is no longer active. What do I do?

If you remember all of your login information, you can contact Technology Services directly about re-activating your address. They can be reached at 205-726-2662 or at support@samford.edu. They will then walk you through the reactivation process.

Who do I contact if I want to reactivate my account or if I've forgotten my login information?

If you have forgotten your username or password, contact Technology Services. They can be reached at 205-726-2662 or at support@samford.edu. They will handle all the steps on finding your login information and reactivating your account.

My account is active, but I can't remember my password. How do I reset it?

You can change your password here. However, this is only if you know your address is still active! If you haven't used your account in the past 6 months, it's likely that it has been deactivated. If you think this might be the case, you can contact Technology Services directly about re-activating your address. They can be reached at 205-726-2662 or at support@samford.edu. They will then walk you through the reactivation process.