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Here's the info you need to get started at SWCC.

  1. Application for Admission

    Fill out the online application today!

  2. Transcripts

    Submit final high school transcripts or High School Equivalency Diploma scores to SWCC. Submit official college or university transcript(s).

  3. Testing

    Schedule an appointment to take the ACCUPLACER test. Contact SWCC's Assessment Center in Creston at 641.782.1320.

  4. Register for classes
  5. Student Housing

    If you plan to live on campus, submit the student housing application. Your application for housing is not considered complete until the required $150 deposit is received.

  6. Pay for College
    • Scholarships - Look at the many scholarships Southwestern has available to help you pay for college.
    • Financial Aid - Check out financial options and get a game plan to help you succeed.

Get Involved

Once you are ready for the semester to start, check out these opportunities to get involved at SWCC.