News & Announcements

First Friday graphic with four SWCC students pictured

The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) admissions department is inviting future SWCC students to visit the Creston campus during First Fridays @ SWCC, to be held once per month, beginning in October, and extending throughout the 2017-18 academic year.

Read more: Admissions Hosting First Fridays @ SWCC for Future Students

Graphic of Adult Ed Homepage

The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) adult and continuing education department has a number of classes starting in September and October 2017: 

Labor Day Sale Graphic

Today only, head to the SWCC Shoppe for 20 percent off during the SWCC Shoppe's It's Almost Labor Day Sale!

Backpacks, clothing, gifts, and souvenirs will all be 20 percent off at checkout.

Read more: It's Almost Labor Day Sale at the SWCC Shoppe

Spartan pitcher pitching to batter

Registration is open for youth baseball camps, hosted by the Southwestern Spartans baseball team and coaching staff, scheduled in September and October:

  • Grades 3-5, Sunday, Sept. 24, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Grades 6-8, Sunday, Oct. 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Grades 9-12, Sunday, Oct. 8, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

For additional information, please visit Southwestern's new athletics website!

Fall 2017 Southwestern Baseball Camp Information & Online Registration

Southwestern's Phi Theta Kappa chapter is hosting a voter registration event for students on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, from 12:30-2 p.m. in the Student Center.

Read more: Voter Registration Event for Students

Hypnotist Jim Wand with students

Mark your calendars for these upcoming SWCC student activities!

  • Wednesday, August 30 - Tailgating, Prior to the first home volleyball game, student activities will provide food and fun at the Student Center during tailgating, which begins at 6 p.m.. Volleyball game vs NIACC begins at 7 p.m. 
  • Wednesday, August 30 – Ice Cream Sundaes, 1-2:30 p.m., Student Center, upstairs. Head to the Student Center today for a free ice cream sundae!
  • Wednesday, September 13 – Jim Wand, hypnotist, noon-1 p.m., Student Center gymnasium. Always a fan favorite, Jim Wand travels the world with this one-of-a-kind hypnotist show.
  • Monday, September 18 – Constitution Day, cookies and Constitution Day information available in the Student Center throughout the day.  Time to test your knowledge of the U.S. Constitution … and get a cookie in the process.
  • Monday, September 25 – Think Fast Game Show, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m., Instructional Center, room 220. Students are invited to get involved in this super fun game show and play for a chance to win $200! Yes, that’s right, $200!!
  • Wednesday, October 4 – Campus Wide Cookout, Student Center, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Students and employees are invited to lunch (FOR FREE!) in the Student Center.  The menu will be hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, cookies, and a drink!