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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.

Alumni of SWU are invited to give back to this Christian college community to further the mission of Christ.


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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.

Conference Services

Experience Southern Hospitality At Its Best

Southern Wesleyan is located in the upstate of South Carolina in the town of Central (the middle point between Charlotte, NC and Atlanta, GA). Conveniently located within 30 minutes of Greenville, Anderson, the mountains of North Carolina, and Lake Hartwell, which borders the state of Georgia.

Southern Wesleyan University (SWU) Conference Services is home to southern hospitality at its finest! We believe that our first-class service will exceed your expectations. Our campus can offer the quiet for a thought-provoking conference and beauty that will help generate creativity for discussion. This beautiful campus is an ideal place to host any variety of events, from weddings/receptions, conferences or corporate retreats, banquets, concerts, camps, and more.

With custom pre-planning services available, spacious accommodations, beautiful facilities, and an excellent customer service oriented staff, you will feel right at home hosting your event on our campus. Our team is readily available to answer questions and excited to work with you on the details of your event.

In order to provide an enjoyable and successful conference, we guarantee a staff that is competent, accessible, resourceful, flexible and efficient. Southern Wesleyan University is committed to being effective, organized and customer-oriented. GUEST SATISFACTION IS OUR TOP PRIORITY!

Contact us at 864.644.5190 or email Brittany Bickel or Pam Burnett.

Using Southern Wesleyan’s Conference Services made planning our event a breeze. They took care of everything. Bryant Lodge was not only a beautiful location that felt away from it all, it also had all of the technology we needed for our meeting.
— Hope Smith-Sielicki, Clemson Research Compliance