Southwest University at El Paso in El Paso

El Paso, TX

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Southwest University at El Paso offers 36-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 17:1. 1 high safety campus. 42.6% are women, and 57.4% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Southwest University at El Paso is 17633$, that is above national average. 77% of full-time Southwest University at El Paso students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Southwest University at El Paso is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Southwest University at El Paso students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$17,289
$30,001 - $48,000$18,786
$48,001 - $75,000$19,758
$75,001 - $110,000--



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Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


988 of Southwest University at El Paso undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 74 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Southwest University at El Paso number 97 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Texas.

Students at Southwest University at El Paso awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Southwest University at El Paso.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Graduation Rate


Southwest University at El Paso graduation rate is above the national average.

77% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Southwest University at El Paso completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Southwest University at El Paso is 17:1, that means that for every 17 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Southwest University at El Paso the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Southwest University at El Paso and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Southwest University at El Paso

The campus located by 1414 Geronimo address in El Paso, Texas.


Southwest University at El Paso in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Southwest University at El Paso with 0.07% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Southwest University at El Paso is motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Southwest University at El Paso offers 36 programs in total: 27 are for Associate's degree, 6 - for Bachelor's degree, and 3 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 471 universities in Texas state. Southwest University at El Paso is one of the few institutions in Texas that offers an Associate's degree program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Texas state average data to help you compare.


Southwest University at El Paso provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 2121 students with 95448 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 1414 Geronimo


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Quarter

General Phone Number: +9157784001

Institution is active in current year: 1

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