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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.

Dinners and Banquets

SWU can host your dinner, banquet, or party on campus in The Founders banquet hall. From a casual party to a formal gala, our Conference Services and catering can meet your needs and exceed your expectations.

SWU now offers interpretative services for our Spanish-speaking guests. Conference Services is excited to provide our guests with service above and beyond. Ask us how we can help with your next event!

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The Founders

The Founders is a large multi-purpose conference space in the lower level of the University Dining Commons. The space can be one large room or split into four smaller spaces using divider walls. Seating ranges from 20 to 400 based on room size. We offer on-site catering with a variety of custom menu options. The space is also equipped with audio and video equipment for your event. Watch this video to see more of The Founders.


Southern Wesleyan has an on-site catering venue that can provide great menu options for your food needs from a served meal to a buffet-style reception style meal. We also will be glad to work on your own menu tailored to your tastes and choices. We also can arrange ice sculptures, fountains and other event services as needed.

For pricing information, please contact Conference Services at 864-644-5192.