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Taylor Center Renovation and Expansion

Taylor center expansion

The Gene Taylor National Free Enterprise Center is being renovated and expanded to better serve SBU students, particularly the Robert W. Plaster College of Business and Computer Science. Key project benefits include:

  • New classrooms and updated computer labs
  • Updated technology and equipment
  • Additional student lounge and study room space designed to help students have creative space to work on group projects

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SBU's Bolivar campus closed Jan. 13, 2017

Southwest Baptist University's Bolivar campus is closed Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, due to inclement weather. Classes are cancelled, and offices are closed. The area is under an Ice Storm Warning through the weekend.

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Drawing held in celebration of SBU-Mountain View campus

As an incentive to boost attendance and enrollment on the Southwest Baptist University-Mountain View campus, a drawing for prizes was held at the end of the 2016 fall semester as part of the campus' 30th anniversary.

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Jan 20
Winterfest Exams 12:00AM More info...
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Winter Welcome Week for new students 8:00AM More info...
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Spring Classes Begin 12:00AM More info...
Feb 2
Speech and Debate Tournament 10:00AM More info...
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Scholars Day 8:00AM More info...
Feb 16
Transfer Visit Day 9:30AM More info...