A Recipe for Success

Working together, we can make your education happen.

A Land of Surprises

Those who have never lived in Texas may be in for a few surprises their first year on campus.

We're Here to Help

Staff and faculty work daily with students to make sure their stay at Southwestern is one of the high points of their life.

Human Resources

Welcome to the Southwestern Adventist University Human Resources Website. We are here to help current and prospective faculty and staff in matters related to employment at Southwestern Adventist University. HR is located in the Findley Administration Building.


Southwestern Adventist University is a Seventh-day Adventist Christian institution.  All candidates must embrace the mission, purpose and vision of Southwestern Adventist University.  The University is committed to Equal Employment Opportunities for all individuals.  The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, and/or veteran status in its hiring and employment practices.  The University does, however, exercise its constitutional and statutory rights as a religious organization and employer to give preference to members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.  Full-time faculty and staff are to be members in good and regular standing of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

Denise Rivera, BBA
Director, Human Resources

Fax: 817-202-6744

Mailing Address

            100 West Hillcrest Street (PO Box 567)

            Keene, TX 76059

Office Hours

            Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

            Friday:            8:00 a.m. to noon