Christian college students interact in Blue Hill Coffee, a student-run enterprise at SWU.

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.

Week of Giving 2020 is Week of Caring at Southern Wesleyan University! #SWUcares

 

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.

SWU provides a Christian college environment for fine arts engagement opportunities.

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.

Accepted Students

Congratulations, Future Warrior

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Connect with Professors

Now that you are accepted, connect with faculty in your area of study. Feel free to email a faculty member to discuss your major and coursework. If you want to change your major, contact Admissions so adjustments in your information can be made.


Submit your FAFSA

If you have not submitted your FAFSA already, this is the key to securing your financial aid.

Submit the FAFSA


Submit your tuition deposit

Your deposit secures your spot and allows us to begin building your academic schedule.
The tuition deposit of $200 is also applied as a payment to your account.
This is the next step towards becoming an SWU Warrior!

To submit your deposit over the phone, call the Student Accounts Office at 864-644-5520.

Instructions for paying your deposit online
  1. Visit MySWU and log in. (See below for login help.)
  2. After logging in, click here to visit the tuition deposit form.
  3. On that page, please read the instructions and click “Click here to begin.”
Logging in with your SWU credentials:
  • User ID: PreferrednameLastname (ex: JohnDoe)
  • Default Password: lastname+lastfiveSSN (ex: doe12345)

The password is case sensitive and is temporary. You will receive confirmation of your credentials via email from the Office of Information Technology or TechSupport. If you need further help, visit MySWU Login Help.


Future Warrior Day

Your next step after submitting your tuition deposit is to attend Future Warrior Day. This is a day to complete pre-registration tasks such as finalizing financial aid, meeting with your academic advisor, and receiving your Student ID card. The last Future Warrior Days for Fall 2020 is on August 3.

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Select your housing options

Whether you will be living on campus in a residence hall or living at home and commuting, you must submit your housing form or commuter form. If submitting the housing form, the $225 housing security deposit will be required as well. Resident housing will be assigned with priority given to students who pay both their housing and tuition deposits earliest! You will list your residence hall preference on your housing application.

Commuters

Please submit the Commuter Request Form using the student portal MySWU (instructions below).

Instructions for submitting Commuter Form online
  1. Visit MySWU and log in. (See below for login help.)
  2. After logging in, click here to open the commuter form.
  3. On that page, please read the instructions and click “Click here to begin.”
Logging in with your SWU credentials:
  • User ID: PreferrednameLastname (ex: JohnDoe)
  • Default Password: lastname+lastfiveSSN (ex: doe12345)

The password is case sensitive and is temporary. You will receive confirmation of your credentials via email from the Office of Information Technology or TechSupport. If you need further help, visit MySWU Login Help.

Residents

Please submit the Housing Application Form along with your $225 housing security deposit using the student portal MySWU (instructions below)

Instructions for submitting Housing Form and Deposit online
  1. Visit MySWU and log in. (See below for login help.)
  2. After logging in, click here to open the housing application form.
  3. On that page, please read the instructions and click “Click here to begin.”
Logging in with your SWU credentials:
  • User ID: PreferrednameLastname (ex: JohnDoe)
  • Default Password: lastname+lastfiveSSN (ex: doe12345)

The password is case sensitive and is temporary. You will receive confirmation of your credentials via email from the Office of Information Technology or TechSupport. If you need further help, visit MySWU Login Help.

Learn more about our residence halls


Register Your Vehicle

As a student at Southern Wesleyan, whether living on campus or commuting, your vehicle needs to be registered. Vehicle decals are $25 and you must be registered before classes start. Student decal permits will be mailed to the mailing address you enter. Enter your SWU campus mailing address if applicable. If you are a resident student and do not yet have a campus address, please use the following address:

Southern Wesleyan University
P.O. Box 1020
Attn: (Your Name Here)
Central, SC 29630

Visit the Vehicle Registration Form


Medical Services

Did you know we have a health and counseling center located on campus? Please submit your required medical history form with up to date immunization records and a copy of your medical insurance card. You can email your form and card to Lori Herron at , or you can mail them in to:

Southern Wesleyan University
Attn: Health Center
PO Box 1020
Central, SC 29630 

For health services questions, please contact the Health Center at 864-644-5131.


New Student Orientation

Incoming freshmen and transfers will arrive on campus before the rest of the student body for an intentional time of getting acclimated to college life August 14 - 16, 2020. This is also when you move into your residence hall. Your family is invited to be a part of a portion of this weekend as well. From getting to know your classmates and professors to learning how to succeed as a new college student, you should be ready to start at the top of your game!

Orientation Information


Any other questions?

We are here to help! Click the button below if you are unsure who your counselor is, or scroll down to find contact information.

Find Your Counselor

Counselor Name Email

Office

Text

Beth Bailey

864-644-5566

864-362-8600

Bradley Coker

864-644-5562

864-732-0063

Morgan Haney

864-644-5575

864-777-4298 

Caleb Southern

864-644-5564

 864-402-8675

Meet Your Admissions Counselor

Meet Freshman Admissions Counselor Beth Bailey

Meet Freshman Admissions Counselor Bradley Coker

 

Meet Freshman Admissions Counselor Morgan Haney

Meet Transfer and International Admissions Counselor Caleb Southern