Shaping Our Story Together: StraTegic Plan, 2019-2028

Southwest Baptist University’s strategic plan, Shaping our Story Together, provides a roadmap for fulfilling the vision of being the exemplar Christian university, providing a transformative and holistic educational experience. Ten university goals inspired unit goals with overlapping, yet distinct, themes that are “bookmarks” in the unfolding story of SBU.

The Bookmarks

EngageEngage

An engaging community fosters collaboration on our campuses, in our communities, and across the globe.

EquipEquip

All members of the SBU family — students, faculty, and staff — are equipped in their roles.

GrowGrow

All aspects of the SBU community challenge students to grow in knowledge, wisdom, and their relationship with Christ. Growth is evident through strategic expansion to sustain our mission today and in the future.

StewardSteward

Through collaboration and teamwork, we achieve a balance between efficiency and effectiveness to fulfill our mission and vision.

SBU Strategic Plan