Latest Academics News Releases


Dr. Tim Hubin Named Chair of SWOSU Department of Chemistry & Physics

06.17.2019 - Dr. Tim Hubin has been named chair of the Department of Chemistry & Physics at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Bill Swartwood is New Dean of SWOSU-Sayre Campus

06.12.2019 - Bill Swartwood is the new dean on the SWOSU-Sayre campus.

SWOSU Marketing Students Win International Innovation Competition

06.04.2019 - The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) recently announced that Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) marketing students Cheyanne McMullin of Elgin and Regan Matthews of Minco are winners of its first ever Innovation Challenge.

New Ag Business Program Starting this Fall at SWOSU

05.30.2019 - The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education have approved a program modification designed to enable Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) in Weatherford to offer a Bachelor’s in Business Administration with an Agricultural Business degree option.

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

05.15.2019 - 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.

SWOSU Biology Student Attends Posters on the Hill in Washington D.C.

05.13.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student Chelsea Miller of Yukon and mentor Dr. Regina McGrane recently met with policy makers this month in Washington, D.C., to discuss the importance of undergraduate research while Miller represented Oklahoma at Posters on the Hill, an annual event on Capitol Hill that showcases research performed by undergraduates from across the United States.

SWOSU Students Named to Spring Semester Honor Rolls

05.08.2019 - A total of 1403 students have been named to honor rolls at Southwestern Oklahoma State University for academic work during the 2019 spring semester on the Weatherford and Sayre campuses.

SWOSU Summer Classes Start June 3

05.08.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University summer semester classes in Weatherford and Sayre begin on Monday, June 3.

SWOSU College of Pharmacy Seniors Win Awards

05.06.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy seniors were recently honored at commencement and graduate recognition ceremony held on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Students Finishing Degrees Following Spring Semester

05.01.2019 - Approximately 645 students from Southwestern Oklahoma State University at Weatherford and Sayre are expected to complete requirements for associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degrees after the 2019 spring semester.

High School Seniors Selected for SWOSU President’s Leadership Class

04.23.2019 - Seventeen high school seniors have been selected to the President’s Leadership Class (PLC) for 2019-20 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

High School Students Enroll at SWOSU

04.22.2019 - A total of 589 high school seniors has enrolled for the 2019 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the first three sessions of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Wind Symphony Concert is Friday

04.17.2019 - The SWOSU Wind Symphony will perform a free concert this Friday, April 19, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Commencement Ceremonies Planned May 2-4

04.17.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will hold commencement activities May 2-4 on the Weatherford and Sayre campuses, and all five ceremonies will be livestreamed.

SWOSU Students Win Biology Awards

04.17.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Biological Sciences recently held its annual honors banquet on the Weatherford campus. Scholarships and awards were presented to outstanding biology students at the end-of-academic year ceremony.

Blake Bustin to Speak at SWOSU-Sayre Commencement

04.17.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre will host its 75th commencement Thursday, May 2, and speaker for the evening will be Blake Bustin, vice president of Great Plains Bank in Elk City.

Lisa Friesen Named Director of the SWOSU Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning

04.16.2019 - Lisa Friesen has been named director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Four SWOSU Students Finish in Top Three at Vocal Music State Contest

04.16.2019 - Four Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford recently finished in the top three at the state competition of the National Association of the Teachers of Singing (NATS) held April 13 in Norman.

SWOSU Biology Students and Chapter Win Awards at Tri Beta

04.15.2019 - Eleven Southwestern Oklahoma State University biology students recently presented their research findings at the Beta Beta Beta (National Biology Honor Society) South Central Region Convention held in Cedar Hill (TX).

SWOSU 2018-19 PLC Honored at Banquet

04.11.2019 - J.D. Strong, director of the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, was guest speaker at the 13th annual Southwestern Oklahoma State University President’s Leadership Class (PLC) banquet held recently on the Weatherford campus.