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St Clair College

St Clair College SWAC

Earn Your Secondary School Diploma! 

The School Within a College (SWAC) program provides adults with the opportunity to earn their Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) while studying in a college setting.
The program combines an offering of both high school credits and college courses (also known as dual credits) that count towards both the OSSD and a post-secondary certificate, diploma, degree or apprenticeship training program. 

While programming is somewhat flexible in order to accommodate the schedules and responsibilities of adult learners, the program outline is provided below:

​Monday Tuesday​ Wednesday​ ​Thursday Friday​
​12 pm - 3 pm College Dual Credit Class ​12 pm - 3 pm Secondary School Credit ​12 pm - 4 pm Secondary School Credit 12 pm - 4 pm Secondary School Credit 12 pm -3 pm College Dual Credit Class

The Adult SWAC program runs for 18 consecutive weeks during the first term. Please be aware of the tentative dates for the fall semester of 2018-19.

September 5th-6th Participant Registration and Orientation​
​September 10th Classes Officially Begin​
​September 20th  Dual Credit (College) Classes Begin​
​December 24th - January 4th Winter Break​
​January 18th Dual Credit (College) Classes End​
January 25th​ Classes Officially End​


There is no cost to participate in the Adult SWAC Program. All course fees, textbooks, materials and equipment are provided free of charge to participating students.


Students who require transportation to and from the College will be provided with bus tickets to ensure they are able to attend the program. Students who have their own transportation will be provided with parking passes on campus.

Interested students should contact the number below for details regarding program registration: 

School Within a College Teacher
Lambton Kent District School Board