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Springfield Campus Cost and Financial Aid

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Program Cost Information

For detailed cost information for the SBU Springfield campus, please download a cost sheet from the links below.

Financial assistance through scholarships, federal and state grant programs, student loans and other aid programs is available to students of the SBU College of Health Professions. Availability of funding is dependent on your financial need, status and commitment to future employment. To qualify for maximum assistance, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online.

Once you are admitted to SBU, you will receive an SBU email address and access to the MySBU Admitted Student Portal. You need to check your SBU email address often for important information, especially related to the online process for approving and finalizing your financial aid award.

Submit Your FAFSA

Financial Aid Opportunities

Science Incentive

Pre-nursing and radiography students taking required prerequisite science courses at Southwest Baptist University are eligible to receive the science incentive award.

Qualifications for ASN Students to Receive Science Incentive

To qualify, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Meet SBU admissions requirements and be enrolled at SBU
  • Complete the following prerequisite science sciences with a 3.0 science cumulative GPA
    • BIO 2204 Anatomy & Physiology I
    • BIO 3304 Anatomy & Physiology II
    • BIO 2213 Microbiology
    • CHE 1104 General Chemistry or CHE 1004 Chemistry for Allied Health
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Repeated ASN courses do not apply

Qualifying pre-nursing students will receive $500 per semester for a maximum total of $2,000 per student.

Qualifications for ASR Students to Receive Science Incentive

To qualify, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Meet SBU admissions requirements and be enrolled at SBU
  • Complete the following prerequisite science sciences with a 3.0 science cumulative GPA
    • BIO 2204 Anatomy & Physiology I
    • BIO 3304 Anatomy & Physiology II
    • CHE 1104 General Chemistry or CHE 1004 Chemistry for Allied Health
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Repeated ASR courses do not apply

Qualifying radiography students will receive $375 per semester for a maximum total of $1,500 per student.

Scholarships

Nursing Scholarships

Scholarships are available for students enrolled in pre-nursing, A.S.N. or B.S.N. programs.

Apply for SBU Private Scholarships

SBU Financial Aid

The Southwest Baptist University Office of Financial Aid offers a comprehensive financial assistance program designed to recognize student financial needs and to meet those needs with a combination of university, federal, state and private assistance sources.

Payment Information

Refund Policy

Military Benefits

SBU has been recognized as a military-friendly school and participates in tuition assistance opportunities for veterans and active-duty military members, and their dependents. A designated staff member is available to answer questions and help students utilize their educational benefits.

Learn More About Military Benefits at SBU

Questions?

If you have checked Self-Service on the MySBU portal and still need more information, please contact one of the following people:

  • Account Balances and Payment Plans: Contact an SBU Cashier at (417) 328-1523 or email Rebecca Harrill at rharrill@SBUniv.edu
  • Financial Aid: Contact Danella Jemes at (417) 447-8660 or djemes@SBUniv.edu.

Resources

  • Class Schedules — View current class schedules. Contact your academic advisor to enroll in classes.
  • Student Handbook (PDF) — View current College of Health Professions student handbook
  • SBUAlert — Sign up for SBUAlert to receive weather-related notices and other important campus announcements, including notifications of school closings. Be sure to sign up for the Springfield alerts.
  • Current Crime & Fire Report
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