Christ-centered, caring
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 Accolades

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 general education curriculum.

  • Selected as one of America's Best Christian Colleges each year since 1997
  • Distinguished as one of America's 100 Best College Buys each year since 1996
  • Received an "A" rating on its general education curriculum by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni - one of just 22 institutions nationwide to earn this rating
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