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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 held Sept. 26

The Southwest Baptist University Department of Music will present a faculty piano recital at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 26, in Meyer Recital Hall of Casebolt Music Center on the Bolivar campus.


SBU gears up for Homecoming

Southwest Baptist University alumni and friends will celebrate Homecoming on Friday, Sept. 22 and Saturday, Sept. 23, on the Bolivar campus.


Sep 21
Inventing Van Gogh 7:00PM More info...
Sep 22
HOMECOMING 12:00AM More info...
Sep 23
Student Tailgate 1:00PM More info...
Sep 23
Homecoming Football Game 2:00PM More info...
Sep 25
Chapel: Neal DeShazo - Community Outreach Ministries 10:00AM More info...
Sep 25
CRV Meeting 6:00PM More info...