Preview Day - February 19

Located in South Carolina, Southern Wesleyan University is a Christ-centered, student-focused learning community dedicated to transforming lives.

Professors provide one-on-one mentoring outside the classroom at Southern Wesleyan University

The faith-filled community at SWU is comprised of students, faculty and staff who are passionate about learning and growing, both inside and outside of the classroom.

Warriors at heart. Your campus experience may only last a few years, but your connection to Southern Wesleyan can last a lifetime. Stay connected to SWU through events, publications, and social media.

Fine Arts Events at SWU

Whether you come for a campus visit, fine arts program, or athletic event, SWU seeks to provide educational and cultural opportunities not just to our campus community but to the greater community around us.

Church Matching Scholarship

Up to $1,000 annually

The Church Matching Scholarship creates an avenue for the local church, in conjunction with SWU, to continue being an active part in the lives of their students. By investing in your student's college education you help provide a life-shaping experience.

  • Southern Wesleyan University will match up to $1,000 per year ($500 per semester).
  • Gifts must be from the church or district and not money directly funneled from family members.
  • New and returning students are eligible.
  • Church matching form must be received by August 1 in order to participate in the matching scholarship program for students enrolling in the fall semester.
  • Funds for students enrolling in the fall semester must be received before October 1.
  • Wesleyan and non-Wesleyan churches are eligible to participate in the program.
  • Funds from the scholarship may impact other sources of financial aid.
  • Students must be degree-seeking students in the traditional program and must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester.
  • Southern Wesleyan University reserves the right to approve or deny church participation.

To sign up for the church matching scholarship, please download, complete, and return the Church Matching Scholarship Form.