Southwestern University is Affiliated With the United Methodist Faith.
Like many colleges with a religious affiliation, Southwestern U is not "faith based" and is therefore unlikely to require a religious studies component. If an affinity with the United Methodist faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best United Methodist Colleges and Universities.
Southwestern U Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 12.0% of the student population at Southwestern U. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Southwestern U Disability Services.
Southwestern U for the Military
While not a "service academy", Southwestern U does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Southwestern U Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Southwestern U for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Southwestern University
Southwestern U offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Southwestern University
Southwestern U has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,489 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 1,464 (98.3%). Part-time attendance was 25 (1.7%).
Southwestern University is Ranked #885 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Southwestern U is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Southwestern U #885 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Southwestern University Competes in the NCAA
Southwestern U has a total of 315 student athletes, 166 men and 149 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$2,961,474|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$2,449,365|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Southwestern University Athletics