Financial Aid Amount Received
$4,683 (28.91% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
94% of 416 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

476 undergraduate students (94% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at University of the Southwest. The percentage of students who received financial aid average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Mexico.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus and Western New Mexico University, the percentage of students who received financial aid is extremely higher (the average of the schools is 58.50%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $4,683 and the average loan amount is $4,219. The average financial aid amount is 28.91% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $16,200).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid476 94%$2,229,318$4,683
Pell Grants283 56%$610,218$2,156
Federal Students Loans275 54%$1,160,196$4,219

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid Comparison Chart

First-time (full-time) Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the full-time, first-time undergraduate students (freshmen, in most cases), 102 students have received one or more types of financial aid at University of the Southwest.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $9,681 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $6,150.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at University of the Southwest.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid10298%--
Grant or scholarship aid102 98%$987,440$9,681
Federal Grants72 69%$373,790$5,192
Pell Grants72 69%$371,790$5,164
Other Federal Grants4 4%$2,000$500
State/Local Grants2 2%$1,500$750
Institutional Grants83 80%$612,150$7,375
Student Loans101 97%$621,173$6,150
Federal Student Loans101 97%$559,500$5,540
Other Student Loans16 15%$61,673$3,855