The mission of Southwestern Adventist University is to offer quality higher education in a Christ-centered environment shaped by Seventh-day Adventist and Christian values.
Southwestern Adventist University is to be a leader in Seventh-day Adventist higher education, and make significant contributions to religiously affiliated education in general.
- We believe that God is the ultimate source of meaning.
- We affirm the Seventh-day Adventist tradition of service.
- We are committed to the harmonious development of body, mind, and spirit.
- We are committed to educating free citizens, men and women of integrity, who value learning and inquiry.
- We are committed to the liberal arts tradition, which educates for life, not merely vocation.