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Southern Wesleyan University Stats, Info and Facts

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1,883 students

97% admitted

  • 1,868 full time
  • 15 part time
  • 713 men full time
  • 1,155 women full time
  • 606 applied
  • 590 admitted
  • 120 enrolled

1,446 Undergraduates

$21,600 tuition/year

  • 427 Graduates
  • 10 Non-Degree
  • $21,600 in state
  • $600 fees
  • $8,360 room & board
  • $1,060 books
  • (Based on stats from 2013/2014)

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Wesleyan
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Katie from Seneca, SC
  • 0
  • SWU is an amazing place to attend college. They have their foundation firm in the Lord and the teachers exhibit their faith by how they treat the students with…

  • Mar-15-2012 Read More
  • Jasmine from Piedmont, SC
  • 0
  • prayer starts the class. never alone in any class, study groups of 5 or less move through to graduation. never see a book store, a yellow bag is brought to the class…

  • Jan-27-2012 Read More
  • Daniel from Liberty, SC
  • 0
  • a good university for someone who wants a positive environment to study in. the professors are kind and understanding as a whole and are willing to help students. students activities…

  • Feb-28-2012 Read More
  • Mildred from Camden, SC
  • 0
  • The AGS program is great for working students because we meet class one night per week. The classes are five to seven weeks in length. The professors are all qualified…

  • Apr-10-2012 Read More
  • Lorraine from Aiken, SC
  • 0
  • It's a great college with loving people who care about your future. I like that it has a lot of opportunity for adults who work full-time hours. You only have…

  • May-24-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Southern Wesleyan is a comprehensive university with both undergraduate and graduate programs dedicated to the concept that God is the source of all truth and wisdom. Its purpose is to create an atmosphere in which members of the university community work together toward wholeness through the integration of personal faith, intellectual pursuits, and practical living. The university seeks to meet the needs of students with various abilities and backgrounds, enabling them to realize their personal and professional educational goals.


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Rachel from St. Johns, FL
  • Dec-09-2009 I am a current student here

    I Love SWU! I came from a very large high school, where my graduating class was just under 700 students. SWU has 900 of the nicest, caring people in the world. It is affiliated with the Wesleyan Church, but I am not Christian and still love every bit about SWU.

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