News & Announcements

Screenshot of SWCCyou Portal homepage

Southwestern’s new student portal, SWCCyou, is up and running! This system will replace the CampusConnect system. Complete instructions for logging in to SWCCyou follow:

Read more: SWCCyou Portal Now Available for Students

Application for Admission page

The SWCC application for admission is back up and running online! Click on the “APPLY NOW” link (to the upper right on the homepage) or head directly to the application for admission page, http://www.swcciowa.edu/apply

Read more: Online Application for Admission is Now Available

All students (returning students included) moving in to student housing at Southwestern Community College for the spring 2018 semester must report to the student housing office (in Spartan Suites) upon arrival to campus, to check-in to the dorms. The student housing office will be open from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., on Saturday, Jan. 13, and Sunday, Jan. 14. See you then!

The SWCC admissions office will be closed for winter break as of Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, at noon. Offices will re-open on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at 8 a.m. If you need assistance in the meantime, please contact Cait Maitlen by email, with your name and program of interest, or contact your IowaWORKS representative at their office, located at 215 N. Elm St., in Creston.

Ferrara employees, listed below are important dates and times scheduled for you to complete admissions and entrance testing this week:

  • Ferrara Employee ACCUPLACER Testing (optional time, no pre-registration necessary), Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, 8 a.m., Instructional Center, Room 208
  • Ferrara Employee Campus Tour (no pre-registration necessary) - Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, 11 a.m., SWCC Administration Center. Get a tour of campus, enjoy a free lunch, and get your admissions paperwork completed.
  • Ferrara Financial Aid Meeting (optional session for you to complete your financial aid paperwork) - Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, 11 a.m., Instructional Center, room 201
  • Ferrara Employee ACCUPLACER Testing (optional time, no pre-registration necessary), Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, 1 p.m., Instructional Center, Room 208
  • Ferrara Employee ACCUPLACER Testing (optional time, no pre-registration necessary), Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, 9 a.m., Instructional Center, Room 208

    Read more: Admissions and Testing Info for Ferrara Employees

Students at holiday potluck

Phi Theta Kappa and NAMI-SWCC finished off the fall 2017 semester with a combined pot luck in the Instructional Center on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 5 p.m.

Members present included Megan Davenport, Paige Parsons, Selena Sampson, Jessica Beatty, Kimmie Zepeda, Alexandra Kay, Loran Sneller, Kara Ramold, Jacob Bolinger, Jordan Gehlhaar, Isacc Wignall, and Jade Lecy.