University of the Southwest

6610 Lovington Hwy
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 392-6561
http://www.usw.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 528
  • Undergraduate population: 317
  • Student to faculty ratio: 12 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $21,512
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $20,864
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $29,122
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $28,474

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 100%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $1,444
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 48%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $1,910
  • Students receiving federal aid: 75%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $1,580
  • Students receiving state aid: 30%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 95%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 270
  • Percent admitted: 79%
  • Percent admitted (men): 85%
  • Percent admitted (women): 73%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 290, 470
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 308, 522
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 350, 470

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 509
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 43%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 57%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 50%
  • Graduation rate (men): 57%
  • Graduation rate (women): 45%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters