Visit a Campus
We know choosing a college can be difficult, so come see first-hand what Southwestern Illinois College has to offer prospective students! We offer a variety of visit options to fit the needs of our guests:
Weekly at 2 p.m.
Check out the schedule for special Early Bird tours of the Belleville Campus, available at 9:00 a.m. on select dates!
Welcome Wednesday offers prospective students an opportunity to explore programs and services SWIC’s Belleville Campus has to offer. Discover campus life and our many hands-on classrooms and labs in a 60 minute walking tour. Following the tour, attend a 25 minute information session and Q & A, highlighting some of the benefits of choosing SWIC, financial aid and scholarships available, and the steps to enrollment. While on campus, prospective students also have the opportunity to complete a SWIC application, meet with an academic advisor, apply for financial aid or start the placement assessment.
Check-in starts at 1:45 p.m. in the lobby of the Liberal Arts Complex. Guests can park for free in front of the Liberal Arts Complex in lot L1 or neighboring lots.
Sam Wolf Granite City Campus
Alternating Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m.
Explore hands-on career training with a tour of the Sam Wolf Granite City Campus. Stops include a variety of hands-on workshops, showcasing career training options in industrial technology, culinary arts, network design, aviation, and more. Following the tour, meet with admissions staff to discover the benefits of choosing SWIC, financial aid and scholarships available, and the steps to enrollment. While on campus, prospective students also have the opportunity to complete a SWIC application or meet with an academic advisor.
Guests can check-in with the front desk in Student Services starting at 10:45 a.m. (just inside the main entrance). Parking is available for free in front of the main entrance to campus.
Interested in bringing a group to campus?
Group tours are available upon request for high school or community organizations in groups of 8 or more students. These visits include an informational presentation on programs and services available for SWIC students and a walking tour of campus. Please complete a Group Tour Request Form, and an admissions representative will contact you soon! Requests are subject to availability.
Need assistance? Contact admissions at 618-235-2700, ext. 5675.