The transition from high school to college can be a bit overwhelming!
The Outreach office conducts an Early Admission Program (EAP) for all interested high school seniors. The program allows high school seniors to apply online, take the assessment, view the online orientation and register early.
Seniors attending school in the Sweetwater Union High School District (SUHSD) can fulfill the Early Admission process. College Peer Advisor are assigned to each of the high schools in the SUHSD. The Peer Advisors assists seniors with completing the EAP process as well as the financial aid. Special months have been set aside for students to complete their process.
The earlier you apply, the sooner we can provide information via email of upcoming events.
We hope you'll find the process easy and convenient. Online application and information links give you what you need when you need it. We also have professional peer advisor and staff who want to assist you along the way.
Just follow these simple guidelines and you will be on your way to becoming a student at Southwestern College.
Fall Early Admission Program
Step1: Application Fall 2017 starts October 3rd
Step2: New Student Orientation Part 1 starts March
Step3: Assessment starts March 20th (for screenreader access. click assessment flyer)
Step4: Orientation Part 2 and develop and submit your first semester student education plan online. This starts May. OR students can attend a Guided Orientation and develop your first student education plan with a counselor in June.
Step 5: Registration starts in July.
Step 6: Payment is due within five calendar days.
For screenreader access, click PDF Flyer
For more information contact us:
Phone: (619) 482-6518 or (619) 421-6700 x5126/5633
Fax: (619) 482-6489
Southwestern College 900 Otay Lakes Rd. Chula Vista, CA 91910
Outreach Office, Cesar Chavez Bldg., 1st floor, room S101
Hours of operation: Monday-Thursday 8:00am-5:30pm Friday 8:00am-3:00pm
Student Learning Outcome: Students will learn to successfully navigate the registration process.