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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
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.

  • Selected as one of America's Best Christian Colleges each year since 1997
  • Recognized 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 25 institutions nationwide to earn this rating

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SBU to host Fulbright Alumni Ambassador workshop

Southwest Baptist University will be hosting a Fulbright Alumni Ambassador workshop for teachers, administrators and students who are interested in learning about the Fulbright Scholar Program at 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 9, in room 101 of the Wheeler Science Center on the Bolivar campus.

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SBU's Tompkins to serve as Fulbright Scholar Alumni Ambassador

Southwest Baptist University's Dr. Perry Tompkins, dean of science and mathematics and professor of physics, has been appointed to serve as a Fulbright Scholar Alumni Ambassador, the Institute of International Education and Council for International Exchange of Scholars has announced.

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Aug 29
Volunteer Fair 9:00AM More info...
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CRV Meeting 6:00PM More info...
Sep 1
Accounting Dept. Advisory Board Meeting & Interview Blitz 4:30PM More info...
Sep 5
Labor Day -no classes 12:00AM More info...
Sep 9
Accounting Dept. BKD Interviews 9:00AM More info...
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Accounting Dept. KPM Interviews 9:00AM More info...