Special Access Access to artifacts, rare books, and archival collections in the A. Frank Smith, Jr. Library Center is just one of many perks Southwestern students are introduced to in their first few weeks of school.
Best and Brightest In Southwestern’s incoming class, nearly 70 percent were in the top 25 percent of the high school class, more than 10 percent are from out of state and almost 38 percent are from underrepresented groups.
Undergraduate Research Opportunities The Howard Hughes Medical Institute funds a summer research program on campus, providing Southwestern students with the unique opportunity to do full-time research alongside faculty mentors.
That’s pronounced Pie-day-uh. Southwestern’s signature educational experience is interdisciplinary, integrative and intentional. For the ancient Greeks—and now for us—Paideia represents a holistic educational approach that prepares students for a life of productive citizenry.