Georgia Southwestern State University, the institution that cares. Located in beautiful Americus, Georgia, a vibrant college town, GSW is the type of university that provides an outstanding education in a warm, family like environment. Georgia Southwestern is small enough to ensure that every student counts, but large enough to offer the diversity and depth of programs necessary to prepare graduat...es for success in the world of the 21st century. A university rich in tradition, rife with energy, and ripe with opportunity, GSW is a great place to go to school. I encourage you to visit us. I am confident that if you see the campus, meet our faculty and staff, and discover all we have to offer, you will want to make Georgia Southwestern your university.