Welcome to South Baylo University

Virginia Branch Campus



South Baylo University (SBU) was established in 1977 as a single purpose institution dedicated to advancing Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (AOM). This is achieved through the promotion of high quality learning, the discovery of new knowledge, and the excellence of AOM clinical application to benefit diverse communities including SBU students, AOM profession, patients, and the public. SBU strive to admit students of exceptional character and academic accomplishment to become competent and caring primary health care practitioners of AOM, scientists, and teachers.


The South Baylo University Virginia branch campus was certified by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) in 2011.


The Masters’ degree – Oriental Medicine program in English and the Master’s Degree program– Oriental Medicine in Korean of the South Baylo University Virginia have been granted Candidacy status by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which the recognized accrediting agency for programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners. ACAOM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347; phone 952/212-2434; fax 301/313-0912.