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academic community

Founded in 1878, Southwest Baptist University equips students academically, spiritually and socially for a lifetime of servant leadership.

80+
areas of academic study
30
annual global service projects
98%
receive financial aid
SBU is one of America's Best Christian Colleges

Points of Pride

Come study, learn, live and grow at a nationally recognized university. Southwest Baptist University has been recognized for its excellence in Christian higher education, scholarships and affordability, and superior curriculum.

  • One of America's Best Christian Colleges each year since 1997
  • One of America's 100 Best College Buys each year since 1996
  • "A" rating on general education curriculum (American Council of Trustees and Alumni) — one of just 25 institutions nationwide with this rating

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SBU faculty piano recital to be held Sept. 26

The Southwest Baptist University Department of Music will present a faculty piano recital at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 26, in Meyer Recital Hall of Casebolt Music Center on the Bolivar campus.

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SBU gears up for Homecoming

Southwest Baptist University alumni and friends will celebrate Homecoming on Friday, Sept. 22 and Saturday, Sept. 23, on the Bolivar campus.

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Sep 21
Inventing Van Gogh 7:00PM More info...
Sep 22
HOMECOMING 12:00AM More info...
Sep 22
Chapel: Homecoming Honors Chapel 10:00AM More info...
Sep 22
Bed Races 4:30PM More info...
Sep 23
Student Tailgate 1:00PM More info...
Sep 23
Homecoming Football Game 2:00PM More info...