The Office of Institutional Advancement at Seminary of the Southwest is dedicated to building community, supporting our seminarians and raising the funds necessary to ensure success at Seminary of the Southwest. Working closely with our colleagues, Board, volunteers and friends, we seek to share Southwest’s compelling mission of bringing the Church to the world through theological education.

There are several ways to support our community and get involved at Seminary of the Southwest. To learn more about our programs, please click on a link below:

Southwest Annual Fund

The Southwest Annual Fund is the most versatile giving program on campus, supporting students, faculty and facilities. Annual gifts are used to meet daily needs across campus, from maintenance and repairs, to field education, to scholarship, and academic programming. Your annual gifts enrich the experience of each seminarian and affect every aspect of the Southwest community. Click here to learn more.

Major Gifts

These gifts support specific seminary initiatives. From the Southwest Annual Fund to scholarship endowment and capital projects, your gift can make a meaningful, lasting impact upon our community for generations to come. Click here to learn more.

Campaign for Leadership

Seminary of the Southwest raised more than $16 million for endowed faculty chairs, student scholarships and the annual fund in its recently completed Campaign for Leadership. Click here to learn more.

The John Hines Legacy Society

The John Hines Legacy Society consists of friends, alumni and supporters of Southwest who believe in our mission and have committed to a planned gift in support of Southwest. Bequests and other planned gifts increase the seminary’s endowment, thereby ensuring the continuance of the Southwest mission—to prepare mature Christian leaders for ministry in all walks of life. The value of this particular gift grows with each generation of seminarians who are well prepared to do God’s good work. Such a gift is truly a legacy. Click here to learn more.

For Information please contact:

Vice President for Institutional Advancement: Betty Hewell (512) 439-0355

Gift Processing Questions: Luisa Montgomery (512) 439-0391

Annual Giving and Alumni Relations: Kelly Rowley (512) 439-0333

For General Assistance: Benjamin Griffin (512) 439-0397