Course Withdrawal Process

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Explanation of SOWELA’s course withdrawal process:

  • The last day to withdraw from a full-term course(s) (courses that began in January 2020 and end in May 2020) has been extended to May 1st at 4:00 p.m.
  • Students at the Lake Charles campus and fully-online students wishing to withdraw from a full-term course(s) can send an email from your SOWELA student email account asking for assistance with completing the course(s) withdrawal form to FASTadvising@sowela.edu. Please include your name, student L# and/or date of birth, and contact phone number, Please note the deadline of May 1st at 4:00 p.m.
  • Students at Morgan Smith (Jennings) site wishing to withdraw from a full-term course(s) can send an email from your SOWELA student email account asking for assistance with completing the course(s) withdrawal form to matthew.ferguson@sowela.edu. Please include your name, student L# and/or date of birth, and contact phone number, Please note the deadline of May 1st at 4:00 p.m.
  • Students at Oakdale site wishing to withdraw from a full-term course(s) can send an from your SOWELA student email account asking for assistance with completing the course(s) withdrawal form to brittany.barkdull@sowela.edu. Please include your name, student L# and/or date of birth, and contact phone number, Please note the deadline of May 1st at 4:00 p.m.
  • At this time, the 7B course(s) (courses that began 03/10/2020 and end 05/11/2020) withdrawal date is still April 22nd at 4:00 p.m. Students wishing to withdraw from a 7B course(s) (courses that began 03/10/2020 and end 05/11/2020) can send an email from your SOWELA student email account asking for assistance with completing the course(s) withdrawal form to FASTadvising@sowela.edu Please include your name, student L# and/or Date of Birth, and contact phone number.

Questions about this process should be sent from your SOWELA student email address to FASTadvising@sowela.edu. The email message must include your name, student L#, and your specific question(s) in regards to the withdrawal process

If you have not set up your student email, instructions can be found at this link: https://www.sowela.edu/wp-content/uploads/IT-help-guide-students.pdf. If you have issues setting up your student email, send a helpdesk request to help@sowela.edu.