Southwestern Assemblies of God University

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Basic Information

Address: 1200 Sycamore Street, Waxahachie, Texas 75165
Phone Number: 972-937-7248
President: Dr. Kermit Bridges

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Additional Information

School Type: Christian University
School Setting:

SAGU seeks creators and change-makers--students who long to gain real-world experience. SAGU Lions are pioneers who find opportunity to live their Christian faith in diverse careers such as: producers at Warner Bros. and ABC Entertainment; cabin services coordinator, Southwest Airlines; promotional developer, IPHC Ministries; ministry world-wide; teachers at all levels nationwide, and more!

School Size: 2,050
Classroom Size: 12
Student/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Housing Type: On-Campus Housing

Undergraduate in-state tuition (academic year): $20,496 Undergraduate out-of-state tuition (academic year): $20,496


Battle of the Dorms: Dorms face off for bragging rights in team competition to determine which dorm will win the coveted Battle Vac trophy.

Homecoming: Students join alumni for festivities, football and the crowning of the homecoming king and queen.

Midnight Madness: Students tip-off basketball season with after-hour games and celebration.

Christmas at SAGU: All Lions come together for the annual campus lighting, treats and themed events.

Class Night: Students dress their finest to vote for Mr. and Miss Southwestern followed by a night on the town.

Collinstock: Music, plus comedy, plus couches on the lawn equals laid-back entertainment as students share their talents and cheer for their favorite acts.

Teeter coffee house: Live music, talent, and comedy is served along with tasty coffee.

Bridges Pancake Mondays: Start the week with pancakes, served by Bridges Hall.


SAGU offers 13 athletic programs, including football and men's and women's basketball teams. There are also nine intramural sports for students looking to stay active and have fun!

Study Abroad:

Do you want to see the world? SAGU students have served in more than 170 countries in the last 10 years. Beyond intercultural studies majors--ancient studies, business and education majors put their knowledge to use around the world.

Admissions Requirements:

Average GPA: 3.25
Average ACT score: 19.6
Essay required: Yes

Application/Transfer Deadlines:

Application Deadline: Rolling
Application Fee: $35

Mission Statement:

Southwestern Assemblies of God University exists to equip students spiritually, academically, professionally, and cross-culturally for their God-given careers and callings.

Social Media:

Facebook: @saguedu
Instagram: @saguedu
Twitter: @sagu

Additional Information:

An education at SAGU is based around seven core values:
•  Bible-based Education
•  Pentecostal Distinction
•  Spiritual Formation
•  Academic Excellence
•  Missions Mindedness
•  Servant Leadership
•  Community and Personal Wellness