College Deliberately: University of the Southwest

University of the Southwest is a very small, private not-for-profit, four or more years University that emphasizes religion, culture and character located in the rural area of Hobbs, NM. It is known for Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services, Mental Health Counseling/Counselor and Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other.

University of the Southwest

place 6610 North Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, NM 88240
phone Phone: (575) 392-6561
web Web: http://www.usw.edu
  • University of the Southwest is also known as:
    University of the Southwest, USW


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Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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University of the Southwest is in NAIA Division I. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Baseball Men’s 60
Soccer Men’s 39
Basketball Men’s 33

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