College News

Beginning Monday, May 8, 2017, the SWCC Shoppe will be buying back textbooks and students will be able to return rental textbooks.  Buyback runs all week, May 8-12, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., each day.

4 graduates from 2016

The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) spring commencement ceremony will be held on Friday, May 12, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in the Student Center gymnasium.  The commencement speaker will be Randy Hughes, retiring SWCC history instructor.

Happiness Sprinkling participants with signs

Thanks to everyone for an amazing Pay it Forward (PIF) Week from April 15-21!  The involvement from across campus was unbelievable this year.  All your hard work is very much appreciated and the impact was felt community-wide. 

Two students with poster

The academic work of Southwestern Community College (SWCC) students will be on display during Spring 2017 Poster Day, on Wed., April 26, 2017, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the SWCC Student Center gymnasium.

SWCC Shoppe ad

One day only!

Eggs with discount surprises are hidden throughout the SWCC Shoppe today, Friday, April 14!  Find an egg and discover your prize!

Send bid to:
Southwestern Community College
Att: Tom Lesan
1501 W. Townline St.
Creston, IA,  50801

Southwestern Community College will be accepting sealed bids until 2 p.m. CST on Thursday, May 4, 2017.  At which time bids will be opened publicly in the Board Room at 1501 W. Townline St. Creston, Iowa. 

Creston— The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) board of directors met Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. in the Administration Center on the Creston campus.

Happiness Sprinkling signs

Students and employees from Southwestern Community College (SWCC) will be sprinkling happiness in Creston on Monday, April 17, from 8-10 a.m., at the Stalker Chevrolet corner (corner of Hwy 25 & Hwy 34) and on the SWCC campus from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

SWCC 2016-17 men's basketball team after championship win

Creston, IOWA—The Southwestern Community College men’s basketball team made history on Saturday, March 25, 2017, in Danville, IL, by earning the college's first-ever National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national championship!  The Spartans defeated Louisburg College, from North Carolina, with a score of 77-53, to become the 2017 NJCAA DII National Men's Basketball Champions. 

Students participating in STEM Challenge

The Southwest Iowa STEM Hub sponsored a Corner Conference STEM Challenge to engage students in science, technology, engineering, and math learning on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at the Southwestern Community College Red Oak Center.