Financial Aid

The 2019-20 FAFSA contest is here.

Apply for Federal Aid

Welcome to the Financial Aid Department. We recognize that obtaining a higher education represents an important and significant financial commitment for families. The Financial Aid department is here to provide education and information, guidance and support for individuals and families interested in the financial aid process. In this role we:

  • Process applications
  • Determine eligibility
  • Exercise stewardship over funds
  • Adhere to the rules and regulations governing the distribution of aid
  • Provide efficient service to all students serviced in the department

To be considered for aid, all students must be admitted to Southwest as a degree seeking student and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov.

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Contact Information

Macon Cove Campus
Farris Building, Room 2102
Phone: (901) 333-5960
Fax: (901) 333-4345

Union Avenue Campus
M Building, Room 112
Phone: (901) 333-5960
Fax: (901) 333-5544

Email: financialaid@southwest.tn.edu

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.