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.

SWU Literary Festival

South Carolina Real & Imagined

Local high school and university students present poetry, essays, and fiction set in or focused on South Carolina. Registration for 2021 coming soon!

Jury-selected student writers from local high schools and universities present poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction set in or focused on South Carolina. This program is hosted by the SWU Division of Humanities and is part of the SWU Fine Arts Series. It is supported by SC Humanities, a not-for-profit organization; inspiring, engaging and enriching South Carolinians with programs on literature, history, culture and heritage.

2020 Winners

Poetry 
Carson Colenbough, Clemson University
Alexis Hunter,Clemson University
Ben Wyant, Southern Wesleyan University

Essay
Kelsey Carnes, Charleston Southern University
Jahanna Schwab, Southern Wesleyan University

Fiction
Gwendolyn Ensz, Southern Wesleyan University
Ethan Holland, Oconee Christian Academy