A scholarship is considered a gift of money to assist a student in financing their higher education. The requirements and amount available for individual students varies. Private financial aid may come from foundations, civic or service clubs, corporations, and/or private individuals (click on the link “Off Campus Scholarships” at left.
Each Spring Semester, through generous contributions from donors, we offer more than 150 scholarships totaling approximately $125,000 for students attending Southwestern College. Beginning January through the end of February, current students may apply online using the Southwestern College Online Scholarship Application.
Applications for Fall SWC scholarships are now OPEN -
deadline to apply is Sunday, November 15, 2015!
Please go to https://swccd.academicworks.com to get started!
There are also off-campus scholarship opportunities for students, with a variety of requirements, awards and application deadlines. Please click here for the current listing.
Financial Aid Location and Hours:
Cesar E. Chavez Student Services Center Mon. - Thurs. 8:00am - 6:30pm
Bldg. 1400, First Floor Friday 8:00am - 3:00pm
Financial Aid Office Closed Weekends
For more information contact:
Rebeca Montalvan Toth
(619) 421-6700 Ext.5254
Walk in hours to speak to the Scholarship Coordinator
Tuesdays 1:30pm - 3pm
Wednesdays 10am - 11:30am