Southwestern Academy’s Personalized College Counseling

Southwestern Academy’s in-depth college counseling helps match students to the right schools and prepares them for the challenges of university life. SWA’s college and university counselor coordinates the search process with the assistance of the heads of each academic area.

Where Southwestern Academy Graduates Have Been Admitted:

Class of 2021
• Albion College
• Arizona State University
• Azusa Pacific University
• Baylor University
• Boston University
• California Polytechnic University, Pomona
• California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
• California State University, Chico
• California State University, Fullerton
• California State University, Humboldt
• California State University, Long Beach
• California State University, Los Angeles
• California State University, Northridge
• California State University, Sacramento
• California State University, San Bernardino
• California State University, San Diego
• California State University, San Jose
• California Lutheran University
• Chapman University
• Concordia College at Moorhead
• Concordia University Irvine
• Grand Canyon University
• Hawaii Pacific University
• La Sierra University
• Louisiana State University
• Loyola Marymount University
• Menlo College
• Miami University
• Middletown Michigan State University
• New York University
• North Dakota State University
• Northeastern University
• Northern Arizona University
• Ohio State University
• Oregon State University
• Pasadena City College
• Pennsylvania State University
• Pepperdine University
• Rollins College
• Rutgers University
• Saint Louis University
• Santa Monica College
• Temple University
• University of California, Davis
• University of California, Irvine
• University of California, Riverside
• University of California, San Diego
• University of California, Santa Barbara
• University of California, Santa Cruz
• University of Connecticut
• University of Georgia
• University of Guadalajara
• University of Hamburg
• University of Hawaii at Manoa
• University of Indiana
• University of La Verne
• University of Michigan
• University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
• University of North Dakota
• University of Redlands
• University San Francisco
• University of South Carolina
• University of Southern California
• University of the Pacific
• University of Washington
• Valparaiso University
• Westmont College
• Whittier College

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Support Also Includes:

• Regular meetings with a faculty advisor to plan study schedules and monitor performance and progress
• Test preparation for SAT, ACT, and TOEFL
• Access to a wide variety of college investigation
• and planning resources
• Visits to colleges and universities located in the region
• On-campus college recruitment sessions
• Presentations from speakers about college topics
• Assistance with college and university applications

For more information, visit


Southwestern Academy, 2800 Monterey Road, San Marino, (626) 799-5010 or visit





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