Information Disclosure


USWA is not accredited by any organization. University of Southwest America(USWA), as an institution owned, controlled, operated and maintained by a religious organization lawfully operating as a nonprofit Christian University, has met the qulifications for exemption from regulation under the Act, pursuant to California Education Code (CEC) section 94874 (e).

USWA was founded in 2013 and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. Our programs has received verification of exemption status by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (B.P.P.E.) under the Department of Consumer Affairs. The BPPE ensures that private institutions of postsecondary education are conducted lawfully.

University of Southwest America’s corporation number is C3626209 and was assigned Employer Identification Number and 501(C)(3) Tax-Exemption from IRS.

The California Business Search provides free online access to certain corporation, limited liability company, and limited partnership information, including the entity formation, registration, or conversion date, status, address, and name and address of the agent for service of process (

For more information about verification to operate a private post-secondary institution in California, see the B.P.P.E. website (

USWA does not participate in any financial aid programs.