To start the process of applying for the Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship (TELS) also known as the HOPE Lottery Scholarship, all new students to Southwest must:
- Complete an online admissions application for admission to Southwest.
- Request an official high school transcript with ACT® scores be sent from your high school to Southwest at the following address:
Admissions and Records
P.O. Box 780
Memphis, TN 38101-0780
- Complete the Federal Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA).
- Enroll in at least six (6) credit hours