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SWU students, faculty and staff are something, something, something else about our campus community.

Alumni & Friends

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.

Visitors & Neighbors

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.

Upcoming Global Engagement Trips

Life at SWU : Spiritual Life : Global Engagement : Upcoming Global Engagement Trips

Click here for an application form or contact Dave Tolan at or 864-644-5437.

Spring Break 2016
Destination: Charleston, SC

Tuesday, March 1 - Sunday, March 6

Cost: $350
Team Size: 12-15
Mission: Community service projects in cooperation with a Wesleyan church plant in North Charleston. Includes one day at the beach on Hilton Head Island
Application Deadline: January 22


Spring Break 2016  - SWU Gospel Choir Trip
Destination: Haiti

Friday, February 26 - Monday, March 7

Cost: $1500
Mission: Partnering with SWU graduates, Bobby and Magalie Boyer and Dr. Joshua Paul. Singing and worshipping in Wesleyan Churches and local schools. Teaching music to children and involved in church/community projects
Application Deadline: October 16


May Term 2016
Destination: Cambodia


Ryan and Melissa in Cambodian ceremonial dress


May 12 - 27

Cost: $2400
Team Size: 8-10
Mission: Partnering with SWU missionaries, Ryan and Melissa Siebert and Wesleyan churches in Cambodia. Teaching English and caring for trafficked/street children.
Application Deadline: February 12


Summer 2016
Destination: East Asia

June 26 - August 12

Cost: $2800
Team Size: 5-6 (juniors and seniors only)
Mission: Partnering with Charlie, his family, and the church they lead. Teaching English to and connecting with secondary school students. Worshipping with local believers.
Application Deadline: March 18