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Student Activities

The Student Activities Office coordinates events and programs for students.

Students involved in co-curricular activities can have a co-curricular transcript processed. Please see Jenny Marasigan in Room 67A-105 to fill out appropriate forms. Please use the campus map for direction.

Lastly, the Office of Student Activities provides support to the Associated Student Organization (ASO), campus clubs and organizations, Health Services, Service Learning, JaguarsServe, and is a good place to obtain general information about campus events, activities and programs and vendor forms.

Virtual Chat

We are here to support each of our student’s needs. Chat live on Cranium Café by finding an online staff member below. To learn more, visit the Virtual Chat webpage. Our student service specialists have their hours of availability listed on their profile cards. If a team member's hours are not reflective of their availability, they are likely supporting another student. We give each of our students the individual attention and time they deserve. Thank you for your patience.

Video chat with Student Activities Front Desk on Cranium Cafe

Contracts & Forms

Below are Online Request Forms, PDF Forms available and distributed by the Office of Student Activities. Please feel free to call our office at (619) 482-6568 for any questions or clarifications.

SWC Identification Card

*Special Note for Fall 2020: 

As a result of the campus closure due to health concerns surrounding Covid-19, the Office of Student Activities will not be issuing student ID cards for Fall 2020. This also applies for the Higher Education Centers and Continuing Education

If you require a student ID card for a specific, verifiable reason, you must present your reasoning and justification to Jon Higa via email at These requests will be reviewed and cards will be issued on a case-by-case basis.

We thank you for your understanding and if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Student Activities

Honors & Honor Societies

Students with overall grade point averages of 3.5 or higher on all academic course work are awarded a gold tassel to wear at Commencement. Upon official certification of all academic course work, graduating students are eligible for diplomas and transcripts annotated "with honors."

Co-Curricular & Performance Activities

There's lots of opportunity for you! Co-curricular events include performance and visual arts and athletics. You can participate by enrolling in these specific classes:

  • Student art exhibits
  • Chamber Singers
  • Concert Choir
  • Jazz Ensembles
  • Dance performance
  • The Southwestern SUN Student newspaper
  • Competitive speech
  • Theatre
  • Mariachi
  • Afro-Cuban Ensemble
  • Vocal Jazz Ensemble
  • African Drumming & Dancing

Collegiate Athletics

Southwestern College student athletic teams achieve national and state conference rankings. Fitness training is offered through the School of Health, Physical Education and Athletics. The aquatics program offers sailing and kayaking and recreational leadership at the Crown Cove Aquatic Center, as well as swimming in our collegiate-competitive pool. Want to compete in intercollegiate athletics? Here's the line up:

Hours of Operation

Days Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 6:30pm
Friday 8:00am - 3:00pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed

Get In Touch


Ronnie Hands

Interim Director of Student Development & Health Services 216-6617

Jonathan Higa

Senior Project Clerk for ASO 482-6568