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University of the Southwest Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$22,440 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$14,280 tuition
$6,960 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$22,440 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$14,280 tuition
$6,960 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$6,281 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
100% of students receive aid
60% get federal aid ($3,788 avg)
23% get state aid ($1,559 avg)
100% get institn'l aid ($6,281 avg)
73% get loans ($6,291 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Tuition has dropped recently, and we are not sure what it will do next. We decided to play it safe and make our projections equal to our most recent year of data.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $8,927 100%
Federal Grant Aid $3,788 60%
Pell Grants $3,899 54%
Other Federal Grants $2,833 6%
Institution Grant Aid $6,281 100%
State Grant Aid $1,559 23%
Student Loans $6,291 73%
Federal Loans $6,291 73%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: June 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does University of the Southwest offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
6610 North Lovington Hwy
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 392-6561
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $510
Out of State $510


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
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  • Poltergeist
  • Jul-11-2013 I am a current student here

    USW is an extremely underwhelming college where it does not seem as though anyone really communicates with anyone else. If you have questions, you might have to address someone completely different than who you would think, in order to get an answer. Financial aid advisers seem to be rather rude and take quite a while to reply to e-mails, if they bother to reply at all. From what I have read elsewhere, it also seems as though this college's credits are non-transferable. There is an enrollment fee, but they don't tell you about that up front, either.,

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