Financial Aid

ALERT: Please see updates to the community service requirement.

For general questions, Virtual Assistance is now available from 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Friday, by accessing our Virtual Financial Aid Assistance.

WE ARE HERE FOR YOU!
You can join us via Microsoft Teams for our weekly sessions on Verification & Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP). The days and times for each session are listed below. You can click the links below to view each session at the specified date and time.

Mondays 10 a.m. - Noon & Wednesdays 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
TN Promise

Mondays 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. & Thursdays 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
TN Reconnect

Mondays & Wednesdays - 2-6 p.m.
Show Me the Money! Verification 2020 - 2021 Room 1
3G's Great Grades to Graduation! SAP Room 1
Show Me the Money! Verification 2020 - 2021 Room 2
3G's Great Grades to Graduation! SAP Room 2
Federal Work-Study Orientations 2020 - 2021  WEDNESDAYS ONLY

Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Show Me the Money! Verification 2020 - 2021 Room 1
3G's Great Grades to Graduation! SAP Room 1
Show Me the Money! Verification 2020 - 2021 Room 2
3G's Great Grades to Graduation! SAP Room 2
Federal Work-Study Orientations 2020 - 2021 THURSDAYS ONLY

Southwest's FAFSA School Code

Southwest School Code 010439

Learn more about how your courses qualify for financial aid at Course Program of Study (CPoS).

Submit required financial aid documentation at our Financial Aid Documentation Upload Page.

Apply for Federal Aid

Welcome to the Financial Aid Department. We understand 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. Our staff is here to:

  • Process applications
  • Determine eligibility
  • Exercise stewardship over funds
  • Adhere to the rules and regulations governing the distribution of federal and state 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.

Site Links

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.