Office of Undergraduate Admissions

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Join the Bearcat Family

You will thrive here in a Christ-centered, caring environment where faculty and staff encourage you to discover God's plan for your life. A vibrant campus life unites students in close community as you build lifelong relationships and grow spiritually. Come find your place at SBU!

I came to Fall Preview Day and I loved it. I knew this is where God had asked me to be, and I just loved the Christian atmosphere and everything. So it made me so excited to be here.

Savannah Garrison, current SBU student
Savannah Garrison

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Take the first step to becoming an SBU Bearcat and submit an application for admission. Learn about the admissions process and how you can find your place at SBU.


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Find Your ProgramAcademics

With more then 100 areas of academic study, SBU can help you pursue your personal and academic goals to set you up for a lifetime of success. Explore our programs and find the one that fits your gifts and interests.

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SBU Tour Guidesvisit campus

Schedule an individual visit or sign up for a group visit day events. Visiting campus is the best way to determine what SBU has to offer you and how you can make a difference in our community. Meet with faculty, interact with current students, and so much more!

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SBU Admission Counselorsmeet your admissions counselor

SBU's admissions counselors are here to help you navigate admissions and financial aid. Call, text, or email your admissions counselor today!

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Reserve your spot in classes today!Submit Your Enrollment Deposit

Ready to make your spot in the SBU family official? Send in your enrollment deposit today! Enrollment and housing assignments are made in the order in which deposits are received, so don't delay — secure your spot today!

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