International Student Information


International Students at 2021 Welcome Back Picnic

Welcome to Southwestern Collge in Winfield, Kansas!  We are a comprehensive college located in the southern section of the state.  Winfield is a beautiful small town that is regarded as the #56 small town in America's top 100 small towns!   Southwestern College appreciates and encourages students from all over the world to consider Southwestern College as their choice for a great liberal arts education.

At Southwestern College, we challenge international students to open up their horizons. By providing integrative activities and a well-rounded academic system, we encourage our students to experience a different culture, a different world.

We have students from such countries as Mexico, Indonesia, China, Bangladesh, Zimbabwe, Columbia, Argentina, Peru, Ireland, England, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, and Brazil.

Southwestern College offers an outstanding and supportive Host Family Program, small classes, dozens of student organizations, intramurals, strong academic programs, and a great environment for learning!

Mission Statement

SC International strives to serve as an accepting home for students from all over the world.  To organize fun activities that help all students and the local community learn about and appreciate a variety of cultures.  The goal is to promote a multicultural exchange of perspectives between international and American students and to create a community of empowered learns in an atmosphere of mutual respect and trust.


Suos cultures scientia coronat (Knowledge crowns those who seek her).

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