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Student of Distinction Awards

Each year faculty, staff and administrators nominate outstanding Southwestern College students who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership through campus or community involvement, and commitment to a goal or purpose. 

Twenty students are selected each year for this prestigious award sponsored by the Southwestern College Foundation. Each receives a medal and $750 scholarship, awarded at the student awards ceremony in May.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a current SWC student enrolled in at least 6 units in Spring 2013 and have an overall minimum GPA of 3.0 at SWC.
  • Completion of 30 units at SWC over last 3 years (spring 2010-fall 2012)
  • Proof of plans to transfer or graduate identified through a Student Education Plan (SEP).
  • May not be a previous SODA recipient or have already received a bachelor's degree or higher.


For more information, please contact:

Dawn Taft, Student Services Specialist
Phone:  619-482-6537
Office:  S205H, located upstairs in the Student Services Center