Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


Weather Related Closing

05.20.2019 - Due to the high potential of severe storms in the area, SWOSU campuses Weatherford & Sayre will close at 1:30 p.m. today.

Boyer Family Named to SWOSU Planned Giving Society

05.20.2019 - Dr. Lyndon D. Boyer and his wife, Jerri Fancher Boyer (Summer Class of 1947) of Ponca City have been named to the SWOSU Tomorrows planned giving society, according to Southwestern Oklahoma State University President Randy L. Beutler.

SWOSU Business Professor Considered for International Teaching Award

05.14.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University Assistant Professor Dr. Amanda Evert is one of 11 regional candidates being considered for an International Teaching Excellence Award from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

SWOSU Offering 31 Summer Youth Camps

05.13.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has 31 public youth camps taking place this summer on the Weatherford campus.

Wilburn Family Named to SWOSU Planned Giving Society

05.10.2019 - Dr. Randy L. Beutler, president of Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre, is pleased to announce that Gary and Linda Wilburn (SWOSU Class of 1997) of Weatherford have been named to the SWOSU Tomorrows planned giving society.

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 Student Success Center Gets New Name

05.06.2019 - The new Student Success Center (SSC) at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford has a new name—The Dawg L.A.I.R.

SWOSU Welcomes Rick Shelby Back to Hilltop

05.02.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre recently welcomed back 1970 graduate and 1980 Distinguished Alumnus Richard “Rick” Shelby of McLean (VA) as a guest lecturer.

Volunteers Needed for Free Remote Medical Clinic Coming to SWOSU

05.02.2019 - A Remote Area Medical (RAM) Free Clinic is planned in July at Southwestern Oklahoma State University, and volunteers are currently being sought for the big two-day event on July 13-14 in Weatherford.

SWOSU Faculty Selected for Instructional Excellence Academy

04.30.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University faculty have been selected to participate in Class 2 of the SWOSU Instructional Excellence Academy on the Weatherford campus.

Marci Grant Wins State Regents' Council for Online Learning Excellence Award

04.25.2019 - Marci Grant, director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, was presented with the Oklahoma Online Excellence Award for Individual Leadership.

SWOSU Students Elect New SGA Leaders

04.24.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students recently elected new officers of the Student Government Association for the 2019-20 academic year on the Weatherford campus.

De-Stress Fest Planned During SWOSU Finals Week

04.23.2019 - De-Stress Fest is planned April 29-May 2 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the finals week on the Weatherford campus.

Late-Night Pre-Finals Breakfast Planned Sunday for SWOSU Students

04.22.2019 - It is a tradition that has been going on for many years, and all Southwestern Oklahoma State University students are invited to a late-night "President's Pancake Breakfast" this Sunday, April 28, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Computer Club Students Win Trophies at Gaming Conference

04.22.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University Computer Club students in Weatherford recently attended the Computer Simulating Gaming Conference (CSGC), formally known as the Heartland Gaming Expo, in Tulsa and came away with several trophies.

Drug Take Back Day Planned Tuesday at SWOSU

04.18.2019 - A Drug Take-Back Event is scheduled this Tuesday, April 23, on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Brandy Awards Presented to Three SWOSU Employees

04.18.2019 - Students and employees in the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Dean of Students office recently sponsored its annual staff appreciation week with various activities, including a pizza luncheon on the Weatherford campus.

Spider Man Movie Rescheduled for Monday at SWOSU

04.17.2019 - Because of the threat for severe weather on April 17, SWOSU Residence Life and Housing has changed the outdoor viewing of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse to Monday, April 22, at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center on the Weatherford campus.

Miss SWOSU Title Holders Participate in Miss Oklahoma Candidates’ Workshop

04.15.2019 - Miss SWOSU Meaghan Dorn and Miss SWOSU’s Outstanding Teen Lynsi Lively, both of Mangum, recently participated in the Miss Oklahoma Candidates’ Workshop in Tulsa.

SWOSU Blood Drives Save 1,920 Lives

04.15.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford had several blood drives during the 2018-19 school year, and Oklahoma Blood Institute officials have reported 640 donations.