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Southern Adventist University is a co‑educational institution established by the Seventh‑day Adventist Church, offering masters, baccalaureate, and associate degrees, and one-year certificates. Southern Adventist University as a learning community nurtures Christ-likeness and encourages the pursuit of truth, wholeness, and a life of service. Southern Adventist University provides high-quality educational benefit, leads in the integration of faith and learning, and models academic and professional excellence. The president of Southern Adventist University is a member of the Board of Education for the Southern Union Conference and takes part in the decision making of education in the Southern Union. This information is taken from the Southern Adventist University website. Click on SAU to learn more about Southern Adventist University. 

Oakwood University Since 1896, Oakwood University has provided students the opportunity to enter its halls of learning in preparation for service to community, country, and the world. Oakwood University, a historically Black Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher learning, provides quality Christian education that emphasizes academic excellence; promotes harmonious development of mind, body, and spirit; and prepares leaders in service for God and humanity. Oakwood University is a General Conference school, however it is located in the territory of the Southern Union. This information was taken from the Oakwood University website. Click on OU to learn more about Oakwood University.

Florida Hospital College of Health and Science Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences is located in the Southern Union. It specializes in allied health and nursing education and works closely with Florida Hospital to give students the clinical experience that only a major medical center can provide. Florida Hospital, is the largest of more than 350 healthcare facilities, worldwide, operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church. This information was taken for Florida Hospital website. Click on FHCHS learn more about Florida Hospital of Health and Sciences.


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  • 3-4-> Elementary Encounter Bible Lead Teacher Training, Baltimore, MD
  • 11-> TAG ECE, Norcross, GA
  • 12-> KT ECE, Goodlettsville, TN
  • 13-17-> OU Alumni Homecoming, Huntsville, AL
  • 16-> Easter Sunday
  • 18-> SW ECE, Montgomery, AL
  • 22-23-> Day of Hope & Compassion, local communities
  • 23-25-> NAD Human Resource Conference, Las Vegas, NV


  • 7-> SAU Graduation
  • 9-> Accreditation and Certification Review, SU/Norcross, GA
  • 10-> Superintendent's Advisory, SU/Norcross, GA
  • 13-> OU Graduation
  • 14-> Mother's Day
  • 15-18-> NAD Full K-12 Education Advisories & UDOEC, Chicago, IL
  • 19-> Last Day of School
  • 29-> Memorial Day