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SBU Prospective Students

Making Sense of the Dollars

We know that college is a significant investment for your family. That’s why it’s important to know that SBU has been rated among America’s 100 Best College Buys®. You’re getting a lot for every dollar you invest in your SBU education. What’s more, when you attend Southwest Baptist, you never face the expense of higher education alone. SBU offers a number of excellent options to make enrollment possible for anyone with the desire and proven ability to succeed in a top-rated Christian college. SBU has also been named among the schools with America’s Best College Scholarships®.

Partnering with you to Make your SBU Education a Reality


1. Tuition and Payment Plans
2. Scholarships
3. Grants, Loans and Work-Study

More than 98% of SBU students received financial aid last year.

The average student financial aid package is more than $19,500!

Tip — Apply early! We recommend you file your FAFSA by March 15 in order to maximize the financial aid available to you.