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.

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.

Accepted Students

Congratulations, Future Warrior

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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 Enrollment Deposit


The $200 Enrollment Deposit will secure your spot in the classroom and in the residence hall. As a part of submitting the $200 Enrollment Deposit, you will also complete the housing application if you plan to live on campus or the commuter verification form if you plan to live at home and commute. Housing is assigned with priority given to students who submit their $200 Enrollment Deposit earliest. 

Submit your $200 Enrollment Deposit online
  1. Visit MySWU and log in. (See below for login help.)
  2. After logging in, click here to open the enrollment 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.

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Future Warrior Day

As an incoming freshman or transfer student, your next step to becoming a Warrior is to attend a Future Warrior Day. During this exciting day on campus you will receive your student ID, confirm your academic schedule, discuss financial aid options, meet your future professors, and develop friendships with other new students! Dates will be announced soon!

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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.

Register Your Vehicle

As a student at Southern Wesleyan, whether living on campus or commuting, your vehicle needs to be registered. Vehicle decals are $35 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. 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! The fall semester starts August 30.

New Student Orientation


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.

Counselor Name Email



Beth Bailey



Bradley Coker



Caleb Southern



Jalen Allen



Meet Your Admissions Counselor