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Transfer student reflects on study/research abroad at the Sorbonne in Paris, France

Zacharia Arifi, a senior, anthropology student, reflects on his semester abroad at the famous Sorbonne in Paris, France. Zacharia was a transfer student and was able to fit in a study abroad and graduate on time. He was also able to conduct field research for his anthropology capstone.

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Southwestern Announces Adam Winkler as the 2024 Commencement Speaker

In May, Southwestern University will welcome Adam Winkler ’04 as the commencement speaker for the graduation ceremony celebrating the class of 2024.

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Student-Athlete Ventures into the Sports Industry

Alex Cannata ’24 shares his experience working for a baseball glove startup.

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Summer Social Media Internship 2024

The Office of Marketing and Communications is seeking a motivated, resourceful and tech-savvy student to serve as a social media intern for the summer of 2024.

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Southwestern to Host Total Eclipse Viewing Party

On April 8, 2024, the University invites all to experience an astrological event.

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Behind the Artifact: Early Love Letters

Explore Southwestern’s Distinctive Collections and Archives trove of love letters throughout history.

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    Discover unexpected connections across the arts, humanities, sciences and life itself.

    Classroom learning comes alive when you are free to apply your knowledge wherever curiosity leads. You will collaborate with students and faculty from a variety of disciplines, engaging communities and cultures in addressing the opportunities and challenges of the 21st century, all the while building the knowledge and skills that will lead you to your life’s passion.


    For nearly two centuries, Southwestern University has been a destination for academic excellence.

    Southwestern professors are known for their high level of scholarship, but they are also known for their serious dedication to teaching and close collaboration with students. Our 26 academic departments offer 43 majors and 36 minors that prepare students for success in any field or endeavor.

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    What is life here really like? A campus visit will show you more than a beautiful campus.

    Come attend a class, talk with our students, professors and coaches, even stay overnight in a residence hall. You’ll find a friendly, fun-loving community that daily celebrates the excitement of learning and discovery.

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    We are committed to making higher education accessible.

    Southwestern strives to make a world-class education accessible to students from all backgrounds. Through merit scholarships and need-based financial aid, we are here to help you every step of the way in making an investment in your future.

    “Southwestern University helped me challenge myself, explore my found and unfound passions, and learn what I was truly capable of. SU is a special place where thinking and learning lead to developing skills that will last you a lifetime. The University gave me the community and the environment that nurtured my creativity and enabled me to flourish.”

    Caden Cox ’22

    Worldwide impact

    Southwestern Alumni travel, give, teach and create worldwide.

    Explore the stories of these alumni who have shown passion and success in their field and who are making an impact on the worldwide community. As a Southwestern undergraduate, you can join the alumni network mentoring program for support in your academic journey.