Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA


Current Students may find Financial Aid forms and
other details on MySouthwestern (log-in required).

External sites are not endorsed by Southwestern and are provided for informational purposes only.


This is not a comprehensive list - see additional information on the Loans page. You may choose any lender you wish. If you have questions, please contact the Financial Aid Office.

Applying for Financial Aid


  • You MUST use Internet Explorer 7. If you do not, the sign-in box will not be visible and writing will overlap the text boxes (when using Google Chrome or Internet Explorer 8).
  • The application MUST be completed in 30 minutes or less. If it takes longer to complete, it will not go through, regardless of any error message.
  • DO NOT hit the back button.
  • There is no save option. If you fail to sign it electronically, you will need to log back in and redo the entire application (in less than 30 minutes).


E-signing Federal Perkins, Parker, Keck, Themis, Mindlin and Rosenberg Loans

  • To E-sign, you will need your FAFSA PIN number.

    • Prior to E-signing, read the steps to completing the process (PDF)
    • Click here to electronically sign your Promissory Note. This site requires that you temporarily disable your pop-up blocker.


General Information (financial aid, planning, budgeting)

Your Credit Status

Important if you are applying for Grad PLUS and/or a private loan.

Your Student Loan Status

Servicers/Secondary Markets

  • ACS (Perkins and Institutional Loan Servicing, formerly AFSA)

Other Sites of Interest