Southwestern Adventist University

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$115K Given at Southwestern Adventist University’s Annual Scholarship Gala

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Southwestern Adventist University Annual Fall Gala
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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

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 Ranks No. 3 Top Performer on Social Mobility

September 15

Ana Patterson Joins Excelencia in Education’s Presidents for Latino Student Success Network

September 7

Dr. Carlos Charnichart Joins Southwestern Adventist University

September 1

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