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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 Chamber Orchestra to present free concert Nov. 1

The Southwest Baptist University Chamber Orchestra will present a free concert at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 1, in the Meyer Recital Hall of Casebolt Music Center on the Bolivar campus.


SBU-Mountain View offers Associate in Teaching degree

The Southwest Baptist University-Mountain View campus is offering an Associate of Science degree in Teaching that is currently an option to students interested in an education degree.


Oct 27
Speech and Debate Tournament 12:00PM More info...
Oct 27
Beasley/Memorial Fall Party 7:00PM More info...
Oct 27
Meet the Author Series - Panel Discussion 7:00PM More info...
Oct 31
Chapel: Micah AuBuchon 10:00AM More info...
Nov 1
Chamber Orchestra Concert 7:30PM More info...
Nov 2
Chapel: EQUIP - Terry Wildman and Rain Song 10:00AM More info...