Engaging Minds, Transforming Lives


Southwestern’s Religion program introduces students to a variety of global religious traditions, experiences and expressions, with the goal of creating an empathetic understanding of differences.

We encourage you to explore the specific Religion pages for more information relating to your interests.

Department News

More News & Events »


  • September 15, 2014 at 2:37 pm
    The SU Religion Dept. is now on Twitter! Come follow us @sureligion. Next up - Instagram!
  • September 10, 2014 at 5:40 pm
    All new students should attend one of the three Paideia information sessions.

    The first one is tomorrow, Thursday, September 11, 5:00-6:30 p.m. The other two are Sunday, September 14, 3:00-4:00 p.m. and Tuesday, September 16, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

    All of the sessions will be held in the Bishops Lounge.
  • June 2, 2014 at 4:46 pm
    Religion alum gets published in the Hufflington Post. Congratulations Caitlin Ferrell!