Financial Aid

On top of the possibility of earning an athletic scholarship to attend Southwest Baptist University (which could be anywhere from $500 – $21,000 a year), there are many ways to help finance and fund a college education as shown below:

Related Link: SBU Financial Aid Estimator

At Southwest Baptist University we understand that college cost are rising all across the country. That is why we have made a commitment to you and your family to remain an affordable option for college. Our desire is to partner with you to make affordable private Christian higher education a reality.

Related Link: SBU Financial Aid Office

Consider these financial aid facts about SBU:

More than 90% of Southwest Baptist University students received financial aid

The average student was awarded more than $10,500 in financial aid

Southwest Baptist University is one of the lowest priced Private universities in the Midwest

US News & World Report ranked SBU as #3 regionally in student debt load, meaning our students leave college with far less debt owed than those students at most other area universities.

Freshman Students                          Transfer Students

For more information on financial aid opportunities at Southwest Baptist University, or assistance with the financial aid process, please contact the Office of Admissions at:

Southwest Baptist University

Office of Admission
1600 University Ave.
Bolivar, MO 65613

Toll-free: 1.800.526.5859
Local Calls: 417.328.1810