Southwestern Adventist University

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

Alumni Homecoming

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SWAU Alumni Weekend
Knowledge, Faith, & Service

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We believe in you and are excited to help you on your journey toward higher education.

130th Anniversary

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SWAU 130th Anniversary

Share Your SWAU Stories

Your voices will co-write the anthologized publication and will be archived for generations of new SWAU Knights to view.

SWAU Alumni

The Thomsen Observatory

SWAU Thomsen Observatory with telescope astronomy

Dinosaur Science Museum

We have Dinosaurs! One of America's largest dinosaur bone collections is here at SWAU!

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.   


SWAU Nursing Department & Knitting Hearts for Jesus Prison Ministry

April 10

The Thomsen Observatory Prepares for Spectacular Total Solar Eclipse 

April 3

A Successful Night at the Meyerson

March 28

Campus Map

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