Student Support Services

Student Services

The Student Services staff is available to assist students with a variety of concerns including educational, personal, social needs or personal counseling. Students may schedule an appointment or “drop in” the Student Services Offices to discuss any concerns they may have. Office hours are 8:00 am-4:30 pm. All information is kept confidential.


College can be stressful and overwhelming and we are here to guide you along the way and provide you with the tools you need to become a college graduate!

Student Support Services staff is available for:

  • Counseling
  • Academic advising
  • Personal counseling
  • Financial Aid counseling
  • Transfer (4 year University) advising
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Professional
  • Learning lab
  • Workshops
  • Cultural Activities/Events


Tutoring at the Learning Lab

The Learning Lab provides students access to computers and tutoring in a variety of subject areas. Students should visit with the Learning Lab Supervisor to request tutoring services.

Do you need tutoring support?

Contact: Rochelle “Missy” Kohl
Office Hours: Monday thru Friday
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Phone: 605-698-3966 ext. 1127
Phone Direct: 605-742-1127

The Learning lab is open for tutoring. The schedules of peer mentors/tutors are posted on the learning lab door and available online here: meet the tutors Harvey Crawford and Samantha Crandall.

eLearning Login Help

If you need help logging into eLearning contact: Sonny Herrick.

Student Services Virtual Help

The SWC Virtual Help Desk can assist you in all sorts of ways. Reach out with any question.

Phone: 605-698-3966, Ex. 1135 or 1127
Mon/Wed 1:00-4:30pm.
Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs 7:30-9:00pm

Find us in the Learning Lab on campus!


GED Testing

Sisseton Wahpeton College Provides GED testing.

To schedule test, go to the Pearson | VUE site and schedule an exam.

SWO ETDEMO program will assist with costs, pretests and incentives at (605) 698-8304.

The GED® test covers 4 subjects: Math, Science, Social Studies, and Reasoning Through Language Arts. You can take all 4 together or one at a time at an official GED® test center.

If you plan to attend classes at SWC an ACCUPLACER entrance exam is required prior to enrollment. To make an appointment for this exam, or have questions about testing testing and services we provide, please call Rochelle “Missy” Kohl ( Testing Coordinator ) at 605-742-1127.


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Quick Links

Here are some reference links that may be useful. If you needs additional support, come by the Learning Lab and we’re happy to help.

FERPA – Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education.