University of the Southwest
                                                          Office of Enrollment Management
                                              6610 N. Lovington Highway, Hobbs, NM 88240
                                                                             575-392-6563



                          Steps for Admissions if you are a SEVIS Transfer to USW:

For your SEVIS record to be transferred to USW from another school you must meet the following requirements:

Step 1
To obtain full admission to USW by providing the following information.

  • Submit an international admissions application
  • Submit all official college transcripts.
  • Provide proof of valid F-1 status. (copy of Passport & Visa). These documents will be verified again upon arrival to the campus.
  • Provide USW with an original copy of your most recent financial statements. Must be within the last 6 months and shows ability to fund a total cost of attendance at USW of $24,000.

Step 2
Upon submission of all required documents you will be sent a letter of acceptance from USW.

  • Included with your letter of acceptance will be a “transferring in” to USW form that must be completed by your current college international admissions advisor and returned to the Office of Enrollment Management at USW.

Step 3
Stay in contact with your current international admissions office to complete the procedures for transferring your SEVIS record to USW.

  • Be sure to have your current international advisor contact our office upon release of your SEVIS information.

Step 4
Check In at USW

  • You are also required to check-in within 15 days of the start of the term with the Office of Enrollment Management. Failure to complete your immigration check-in will place you in violation of your student status.
  • Provide proof of health insurance, I-94, Visa, and Passport. Also Social Security card and driver’s license if you have them.