SOWELA to Host Community Open House at Oakdale Site


LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – August 21, 2018

SOWELA Technical Community College – Oakdale will hold a community Open House on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. Central Louisiana Technical Community College will officially hand over the keys and a new sign will be unveiled. Facility updates will be given followed by a networking reception. Light refreshments will be served.

“We are very excited and proud for the Oakdale campus to become part of the SOWELA family.  This campus addition will allow SOWELA to offer higher educational programs and services to the citizens of Allen Parish. The Oakdale campus transition process from Central Louisiana Technical Community College to SOWELA has been very smooth thanks to the strong collaborative partnership that exists between the two colleges,” said SOWELA Chancellor Dr. Neil Aspinwall.

The event will take place at SOWELA Technical Community College – Oakdale located at 117 LA-1152, Oakdale, LA 71463. RSVP to rsvp@sowela.edu.  

About SOWELA
SOWELA Technical Community College provides traditional, distance, and lifelong learning experiences and awards associate degrees, technical diplomas, and certificates. The College empowers learners in career and technical education and enables transfer students to pursue a four-year degree so all learners excel as globally competitive citizens. The College has been educating the region’s workforce for 80 years and has locations in Jennings, Lake Charles, and Oakdale, LA.