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SWOSU Freshmen Gather for Class Picture

08.21.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 2017 freshman class gathered August 19 for mass orientation and took time for a class photo on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Enjoys 4.2% Increase at NSO Sessions

08.16.2017 - A total of 997 incoming freshmen (an increase of 4.2% from 2016) attended one of the NSO programs in preparation for the current 2017 fall semester.

Blood Drive Planned August 21 at SWOSU

08.14.2017 - The Oklahoma Blood Institute will conduct a blood drive at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford on Monday, August 21, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

SWOSU Students Named to Honor Rolls

08.07.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University at Weatherford has announced both the President’s and Dean’s Honor Rolls for the 2017 summer semester.

SWOSU Fall Semester Classes Begin August 21

08.01.2017 - Fall semester classes begin August 21 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.

SWOSU Organizational Fair Set for August 31

07.26.2017 - Area businesses, churches, student organizations/clubs and others will have free booths from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. outside the Memorial Student Center.

One More Enrollment Session Remains for High School Graduates

07.19.2017 - A total of 930 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2017 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the first five sessions of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Students Win 1st Place at Oklahoma High Performance Computing Contest

07.19.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students won first place in a recent statewide High Performance Computing (HPC) competition hosted by the University of Tulsa.

Students Chosen for SWOSU-Sayre Radiology Program

07.13.2017 - Nineteen students were recently accepted into the Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre Radiologic Technology Program.

SWOSU Biology Students Participate in Experiential Learning through Summer Research

07.10.2017 - Eight 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 Reach Higher Student Shares Story with State Regents

07.06.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student Belinda Graham, a Willow resident and graduate of Sayre High School, recently shared the positive impact higher education has made on her life during a recent meeting of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.

High School Graduates Enroll at SWOSU

06.21.2017 - A total of 811 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2017 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the first four sessions of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SCUBA Divers visit Belize

06.20.2017 - Eleven Southwestern Oklahoma State University students and two faculty/staff were part of a study abroad SCUBA program for 10 days in Belize.

SWOSU Students Attend Microbe 2017

06.13.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University biology students Sara Hutchinson of Oklahoma City (Moore), Sarah Gore of Cordell and Jay Garber of Manhattan (KS) and their research mentor—Dr. Regina McGrane, assistant professor in the SWOSU Department of Biological Sciences—recently attended Microbe 2017 in New Orleans.

SWOSU Parks and Recreation Management Students Serving Summer Internships

05.16.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University parks and recreation management students in Weatherford are serving internships this summer at different locations.

SWOSU Students Named to Honor Rolls for 2017 Spring Semester

05.12.2017 - A total of 1,410 students have been named to honor rolls at Southwestern Oklahoma State University for academic work during the 2017 spring semester on the Weatherford and Sayre campuses.

SWOSU College of Pharmacy Seniors Honored in Weatherford

05.08.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy seniors were recently honored at commencement and graduate recognition ceremony held on the Weatherford campus. All seniors were awarded their Doctor of Pharmacy hoods.

SWOSU Students Win L.J. Van Horn Scholarships

05.05.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Taylor Canida (left) of Ada and Kendi Spradlin of Cordell have won $530 L.J. Van Horn Scholarships from the Department of Kinesiology on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Students Win Awards at Biology Banquet

05.02.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Biological Sciences recently held its annual honors banquet on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Students Win Awards from Everett Dobson School of Business & Technology

04.27.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Everett Dobson School of Business & Technology recently held its annual honors reception on the Weatherford campus to recognize outstanding students in the school.