100 Campus Drive, Weatherford, OK 73096 580-772-6611
http://www.swosu.edu swosuinfo@swosu.edu
About Southwestern Oklahoma State University
  • Year of Foundation 1901
  • Size of Campus 73 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,957
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,200 In-state, $8,700 Out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $15
  • Enrollment No. 4,846
Southwestern Oklahoma State University is one of twenty-five institutions in the Oklahoma State System of Higher Education (Oklahoma Constitution, Article XIII-A, Section 1). The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education is the legal structure for public education at the collegiate level and is the coordinating board of all state institutions for higher education. SWOSU is one of six state supported regional universities governed by the Regional University System of Oklahoma. Southwestern Oklahoma State University provides access to higher education for all individuals without discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, gender, age, religion or disability status.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Association, Southwestern International Student Association
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 2
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Dawg Days, SWOSUPalooza, Panarama events
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Phi Sigma, Alpha Psi Omega, Gamma Delta Kappa, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Lambda Tau Beta - Alpha Chapter, Rho Chi
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Collegiate Ministry, Canterbury Lutheran Student Association, Catholic Student Association, Chi Alpha, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Fellowship of Christian Pharmacists, Latter Day Saints Student Association, We
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Weatherford, OK (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Oklahoma City (70), Tulsa, OK (200)
  • Distance to nearest train Oklahoma City, OK (70)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 30%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (50%), men's dorms (44%), apartments for married students (6%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 242,628
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,846
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 28,000
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities OCLC/Amigos, Great Plains Consortium, ESIG, Mountain Plains, NELINET, OCALD, OLTN
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 299,954
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,136
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, interest inventory, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A