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Southwestern University Joins Shorelight

By Shorelight Team
Last updated on June 21, 2022

Southwestern University is the newest university to collaborate with Shorelight! International students can find a wealth of opportunities and a unique study in the USA experience just outside Austin, Texas.

Southwestern University, located just outside Austin in Georgetown, Texas, is now accepting undergraduate student applications. Included in Colleges that Change Lives, Southwestern offers one-on-one attention and outstanding mentorship near the country’s fastest-growing city.

Why Southwestern?

  1. Successful careers begin at Southwestern: International students can explore exciting professional opportunities via networking, career-preparation tools, and alumni connections at the top-ranked Center for Career & Professional Development (ranked #2 Best Private School in Texas for Internships and Top 20 in the nation by the Princeton Review).

  2. Go big in Texas: With close proximity to Austin, #8 in Forbes’ Best Places for Business and Careers, international students can access “only here” jobs and internships in America’s top location for growth and opportunity. There are strong student outcomes, too: 86% of Southwestern University students are employed or in graduate school within 10 months of graduation.

  3. Receive individual attention: With manageable class sizes, collaborative research opportunities, and a close-knit community, Southwestern offers international students personalized attention and mentorship to succeed inside the classroom and out.

Accolades for Southwestern

U.S. News & World Report, 2022

  • #62 - Best Value School

Princeton Review, 2022

  • #1 (Texas) and #12 (US) - Best Private Schools for Making an Impact

  • #2 (Texas) and #19 (US) - Best Private Schools for Internships

  • Included in 17 Great Career Services schools

Washington Monthly

  • #1 - Texas Liberal Arts Colleges and in the Top 115 Nationwide

Colleges that Change Lives

  • Ranked one of the 45 colleges that change lives

Southwestern Degree Programs for International Students 

Check out a sampling of Southwestern’s undergraduate degree program options for our students.

Brown College of Arts and Sciences

  • Business

  • Financial Economics

  • Psychology

Garey School of Natural Sciences

  • Biochemistry

  • Computer Science

  • Physics

Sarofim School of Fine Arts

  • Art Studio

  • Music

  • Theatre

Individual attention, big opportunity: Introduce your international students to Southwestern!

Learn more about Southwestern University