University of the Southwest

Hobbs, NM

University of the Southwest

Hobbs, NM

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Tuition & Fees

$16,200

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

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undergraduateRatios

55%

male

45%

female

-

students

1

faculty

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Selective

Admissions Data Not Reported

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Private

427

undergraduate students

594

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

University of the Southwest, founded in 1962, is a private, coeducational institution. Its 162-acre campus is located in Hobbs, southwest of Lubbock, TX.

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Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 1,021
Established in 1962
Coeducational Coeducational

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162-acre campus in Hobbs (population: 37,764), 120 miles from Lubbock, TX; branch campus in Carlsbad. Served by bus; major airport serves Lubbock; smaller airport serves Odessa, TX (95 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Rural community

University of the Southwest
6610 Lovington Highway
Hobbs, NM
88240

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
41%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
77%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

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Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Application deadline (priority deadline) March 15
Application deadline (final deadline) August 22
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required of some SAT Subject Tests Not used

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Admissions Factors

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

74%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$12,072

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $16,000
Room $5,820
Board $4,110
Additional fees $200
Total $26,130
Average Financial Aid - $12,072
Total with Avg. Aid $14,058

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 575 392-6561
F: 575 392-6006
financialaid@usw.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined yes yes
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Golf yes yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Tennis yes yes
Volleyball yes

Club Sports - Women's

dance

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, dodgeball, flag football, indoor soccer, table tennis, volleyball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, Red River Athletic Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting. yes yes
Bilingual and Multilingual Education. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Business Administration and Management, General. yes yes yes
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other. yes yes
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other. yes
Christian Studies. yes
Corrections. yes yes
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services. yes
Curriculum and Instruction. yes
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce. yes yes
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement. yes
Educational Leadership and Administration, General. yes
Elementary Education and Teaching. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Environmental Science. yes
Exercise Science and Kinesiology. yes yes
Family Psychology. yes
Finance, General. yes yes
Forensic Psychology. yes
General Studies. yes
Health/Health Care Administration/Management. yes yes
History, General. yes
Hospitality Administration/Management, General. yes
Human Resources Management and Services, Other. yes
International Business/Trade/Commerce. yes
Marketing/Marketing Management, General. yes yes
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor. yes
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management. yes yes
Pastoral Studies/Counseling. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Public Administration. yes
Religion/Religious Studies. yes
Secondary Education and Teaching. yes yes
Social Sciences, General. yes
Special Education and Teaching, General. yes yes
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management. yes yes
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness, General. yes
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. General Business
  3. Education

Programs Offered

  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Internships

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Education
  • Other

1,021

total students

43%

in-state

57%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

42%

427
students

Female
45%
192

Male
55%
235

58%

594
students

Female
70%
417

Male
30%
177

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

86%

369
students

Female
47%
173

Male
53%
196

14%

58
students

Female
33%
19

Male
67%
39

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Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

Not Reported

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of Some
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: August 24

Spring: January 25

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

80

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

120

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens
Countries most often represented Australia
Canada
Kenya
Mexico
Venezuela
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants

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