Southwestern University’s admission team serves as a guide and partner in your admission experience. Through visits and conversations, we believe that we can help you discover if Southwestern is the right fit for your collegiate goals. We look forward to working with you as you prepare for this next step in your academic journey.
Please Note: Due to the recent application deadline, the southwestern University admission office is experiencing an increased volume of documents and records. If you have submitted documents to Southwestern to complete your application, we will exercise some flexibility and will consider all documents received by December 15 as “on time.” Please check your status portal regularly for updates.
Thank you in advance for your patience.
LocationWilhelmina Cullen Admission Center
2017 Class Profile
- Total Class Population: 362
- Top 25% of HS Class: 73%
- Female: 54%
- Male: 46%
- Out-of-State & Global: 9%
- Underrepresented: 43%
- Mid 50% SAT*: 1120-1300
- Mid 50% ACT: 23-29
*Scores based on recentered scale
Let us help you navigate the admission process. Southwestern accepts several different applications, so make sure that you choose the one that works best for you.
Take a tour, attend a class, meet with students, professors, coaches or admission staff, or even stay overnight in a residence hall. The Office of Admission will make all the arrangements for your visit.
Scholarships and Financial Aid
For a world-class liberal arts education at one of the best schools in the country, Southwestern is a great value. We strive to make the Southwestern Experience possible through a comprehensive offering of merit scholarships and need-based financial aid for great students like you.
Statement of Nondiscrimination
Southwestern University’s recruiting of students, awarding of financial aid, and operation of programs and facilities are without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, or any other impermissible factor. Southwestern University’s commitment to equal opportunity includes nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.