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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
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Points of Pride

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
  • Named one of the nation's Best Private Colleges for Minimizing Student Debt (LendEDU)

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Author Suzanne Woods Fisher to present a reading, discussion on March 5

The Barnett-Padgett Literary Artist Series of Southwest Baptist University will be presenting author Suzanne Woods Fisher in a reading and discussion of her works from 6-7 p.m., Monday, March 5, in Meyer Recital Hall on the Bolivar campus.

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SBU CIS advisory board, career fair open doors for students

Southwest Baptist University's 2018 Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) Department Advisory Board met on Feb. 16 in the newly renovated Taylor Free Enterprise Center on the Bolivar campus, in conjunction with the Robert W. Plaster College of Business and Computer Science Spring Career Fair.

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Feb 22
Robert Carney Faculty Piano Recital 7:30PM More info...
Feb 22
Movie Night: Race 7:30PM More info...
Feb 23
Mystery Ride 4:00PM More info...
Feb 25
Bolivar Live On Stage -"Duo Baldo" Piano Concert 3:00PM More info...
Feb 26
Chapel - Amena Brown 10:00AM More info...
Feb 26
Tax Night for Domestic Students 5:00PM More info...