Southwestern University

Georgetown, Texas

Southwestern University Overview

Student population

Address1001 E. University Avenue
Georgetown, TX
School Websitewww.southwestern.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Southwestern University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Georgetown, Texas that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,551 students applied to Southwestern University. Of those students, 2,049 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Southwestern University was $42,000. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Southwestern University.

Southwestern University has a 74% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Southwestern University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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ACT-
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Applicants admitted

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The Southwestern University acceptance rate is 45%. To put this into perspective, 2,049 of the 4,551 students who applied to Southwestern University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Southwestern University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Southwestern University had an SAT score between the range of 1,130 and 1,330. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Southwestern University was between 23 and 29 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Southwestern University as part of their application.

Southwestern University Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Southwestern University, the tuition for in-state residents is $42,000. Combined with fees of $0, room and board costs of $11,340, other expenses of $1,330 and the $1,300 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $42,000 in tuition.

Students at Southwestern University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Southwestern University was $4,518 last year, with 29% of students being awarded federal aid.

Southwestern University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio12:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Southwestern University.

Southwestern University has a good gender split, with 55% of undergraduates being female and 45% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Texas residents; in fact, 90% of all students reside in Texas. However, 8% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Southwestern University is 12:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Southwestern University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
EDUCATION
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS

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