Southwestern Adventist University

Inspiring Knowledge, Faith, and Service Through Christ-centered Education

130th Anniversary

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SWAU 130th Anniversary
Knowledge, Faith, & Service

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The Thomsen Observatory

Our observatory is open to the community every other Friday evening. Watch the stars with us!

SWAU Thomsen Observatory with telescope astronomy

Dinosaur Science Museum

Scales Hall Dino Museum
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Southwestern By the Numbers

U.S. News and World Report ranked SWAU No. 29 overall in its 2023 Regional Colleges West rankings and No. 3 for Social Mobility. Niche ranks SWAU as one of Texas’ safest colleges.   


A Thanksgiving Message for the SWAU Family

November 23

Pathways Career Expo

October 19

2023 Convocation Presidents Speech

October 11

Campus Map

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