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Special COVID-19 Updates

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Special Health Updates

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

CDC Coronavirus ImageSouthwestern College recognizes student, employee and community concerns about COVID-19. We are committed to ensuring a safe and healthy environment for learning and working.

Guiding Principles for Decision-Making

  1. Student health, well-being and educational success.
  2. Employee physical and financial health and well-being.

In response to guidelines and directives from the County, State, Federal, and Chancellor’s Office and to ensure the continuity of education for our students and essential business, Southwestern College will continue to operate business remotely and offer instructions through distance learning and online through summer semester 2020.

Coronavirus Fact Sheet (PDF)

This page was last updated on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 4:37pm.

Important Updates

Current Campus Operating Status

Other Updates

  • Southwestern College has developed unique data metrics and a safe reopening decision tree that will guide our safe reopening plan.

Campus Community Information

Student Resources

Information for students about available resources, remote instruction and more.

Employee Resources

Information for faculty, staff and administration.

San Diego County Public Health

Special Coronavirus website from the San Diego County Public Health department with real-time updates and newest local guidelines.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

How to protect yourself, information on symptoms and precautions.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please consider that the COVID-19 public health crisis is rapidly evolving and these answers will most likely change as our efforts evolve.