This section of the catalog includes academic information, as well as materials describing your rights and responsibilities, and campus programs.  As a student at Southwestern you have access to many resources.  Take a look at the areas listed in the navigation bar for this section to quickly find information you want and need. 

Here’s a brief summary of each area in this section:

Community Education and Workforce Development: Personal enrichment and lifelong learning opportunities

Courses: Information on course numbering, how credit is assigned, and term length

Grades/Academic Standing: Grading and course repeating rules, transferring credit to Southwestern, alternate ways to earn credit (CLEP, AP, challenge), honors you can earn at Southwestern

Graduation: Both applying for graduation and the commencement ceremony

Special Programs: List of services offered by the College to support students

TRIO Student Support Services: Support program by application

University Center: Prepare for a smooth transition – learn about major requirements, articulations, university visits and the transfer process 

Student Services: Programs and departments to support the life of students

Student Rights & Responsibilities, Code of Conduct - Student Handbook found under Student Life

Engage at Southwestern

Use the resources provided to you.  Join in campus life through extra-curricular activities or using services.  Know your rights and responsibilities.  Engage in special programs.

Get an education about your education!