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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 Sept. 29

The Southwest Baptist University Department of Music will present a faculty piano recital at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 29, in Meyer Recital Hall.


Alumni awards to be presented during SBU Homecoming

Homecoming festivities at Southwest Baptist University will begin with Honors Chapel at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 30, in Pike Auditorium, when three alumni will be recognized for living lives of service. Additionally, SBU President Dr. C. Pat Taylor will be recognized for his 20 years of service.


Sep 19
Art Faculty Show 8:00AM More info...
Sep 28
Chapel: Spirit Chapel 10:00AM More info...
Sep 29
Six Characters in Search of an Author-Play 7:00PM More info...
Sep 29
Jones & Carney Faculty Piano Recital 7:30PM More info...
Sep 30
Homecoming 2016 10:00AM More info...
Sep 30
Chapel: Honors Chapel 10:00AM More info...