|County||Williamson County, TX|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|136 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||1,393 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||1,376 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||17 students||137 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||1%||1%|
|% Two or more races||-||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
|SAT Reading (25-75%)||530-660||450-570|
|SAT Math (25-75%)||550-650||460-573|
|ACT Composite (25-75%)||24-29||20-25|
- Southwestern University has one of the nation's more traditional liberal arts and sciences programs, with selected contemporary components designed to prepare students for the modern world. Emerging as part of Southwestern's educational experience is the new Paideia Program — a distinctive academic option for select students that provides opportunities to compare, contrast and integrate knowledge and skills gained in various areas of study. Students discover the powerful connections between the University's rigorous academic experience and dynamic programs available outside the classroom through leadership, collaborative learning, service and intercultural experiences.
- Southwestern University's campus has been called one of Texas' most beautiful and best-planned college facilities. Located on the edge of Texas Hill Country in the historic city of Georgetown, the more than 30 buildings situated on 700 acres supply an unusually fine environment for living and learning. The Georgetown / Austin area, on the edge of the Texas Hill Country, offers unlimited outdoor recreational activities for Southwestern's students. From horseback riding, canoeing, and hiking to cycling, camping, and rock-climbing, you will find natural resources are abundant.
- Southwestern Universit accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the National Association of Schools of Music, the University Senate of the United Methodist Church, and the Texas Education Agency.
- In the annual U.S. News and World Report college rankings, Southwestern was once again the top-rated national liberal arts university in Texas. Southwestern moved up one spot in the overall rankings for national liberal arts colleges, from 62 to 61. Southwestern also was named among the 300 "best and most interesting" colleges and universitites in the 2006 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges, edited by former New York Times education editor Edward B. Fiske. The guidebook noted that Southwestern students "are concerned with the world around them, as well as active within the community."
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