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First-Ever Kenny Chervenka Memorial Scholarship Awarded at SWOSU

08.23.2016 - Hayley Dixon of Elk City is the recipient of the first-ever Kenny Chervenka Memorial Scholarship at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Recognized with Top Honors at PBL National Conference

08.22.2016 - Five Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford recently finished high in a national competition at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda national leadership conference held in Atlanta (GA).

955 Freshmen Attend SWOSU New Student Orientation Programs in 2016

08.19.2016 - A total of 955 incoming freshmen (an increase of 3.5% from 2015) attended one of the New Student Orientation programs in preparation for the 2016 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Students Participate in New Sales Shadow Program

08.18.2016 - During the 2016 summer session, 32 graduate and undergraduate students had the opportunity to gain hands-on, real-world experience in their Sales Skills and Management course at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Student Wins Best Poster at Summer Research Symposium

08.05.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University honors program and biology student Ashley Powers-Watson of Loco recently won the best poster presentation at the Oklahoma IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (OK-INBRE) summer research symposium held at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City.

SWOSU Students Named to Honor Rolls

08.03.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University at Weatherford has announced both the President’s and Dean’s Honor Rolls for the 2016 summer semester.

SWOSU Students Complete Degrees Following Summer Semester

08.02.2016 - A total of 199 students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University complete requirements for either associate, bachelor’s or master’s degrees this summer on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Fall Semester Classes Start August 22

07.28.2016 - Fall semester classes begin August 22 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford and Sayre, and enrollment continues for students who want to begin or continue their educational endeavors at SWOSU.

Five SWOSU Students Highlighted in OCAST-SWOSU Intern Program

07.22.2016 - A group of Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford are working this summer as interns with three Oklahoma industry and private sector partners with the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST).

Nearly 900 Freshmen Enrolled with One NSO Session Remaining

07.18.2016 - A total of 896 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2016 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Biology Students Participate in Experiential Learning through Summer Research

07.06.2016 - Fifteen students from the Department of Biological Sciences at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford are engaged in making key discoveries through research this summer.

SWOSU Flute Choir Plans Preview Concert on July 16

07.06.2016 - A fundraising concert to benefit an upcoming trip for the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Flute Choir is planned Saturday, July 16, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Student Group Receives National Recognition

06.17.2016 - The Fellowship of Christian Pharmacists (FCP), a student organization at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, recently received the National Chapter of the Year Award at the Christian Pharmacists Fellowship International (CPFI) annual meeting held in Myrtle Beach (SC).

SWOSU Allied Health Sciences Plans "Heart for the Hilltop" Campaign

06.16.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University School of Allied Health Sciences and the SWOSU Foundation, Inc. have announced a new campaign, “Heart for the Hilltop.”

Nearly 800 Freshmen Enrolled with Two More Sessions Coming

06.14.2016 - A total of 776 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2016 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the first four sessions of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

National Guard Leadership Program Coming Back to SWOSU

06.03.2016 - An Oklahoma Army National Guard leadership program is coming back to the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Summer Semester Begins June 6 at SWOSU

05.26.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University summer semester classes in Weatherford and Sayre begin on Monday, June 6.

Dr. David Ralph Named Dean of SWOSU College of Pharmacy

05.25.2016 - Dr. David A. Ralph has been named Dean of the College of Pharmacy at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Chemistry Students Honored

05.16.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s chemistry banquet was recently held to recognize outstanding students from the 2015-2016 academic year on the Weatherford campus.

Loula and Thornton Awarded First Ever Van Horn Scholarships

05.16.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Karlee Loula of Colony and Shelby Thornton of Altus are the first-time recipients of the L.J. Van Horn Memorial Scholarships on the Weatherford campus.