Digital Learning

South West College has a variety of platforms to ensure that online learning is available to our students when needed. At South West College, tutors will always communicate with students via College Student email. Students will also have access to Gateway, an online portal where tutors may provide course materials.

Guide for Current Students

Log in to Student Gateway using your STUDENT EMAIL, STUDENT ID and PASSWORD.

Example Student Email: 30******

Example Student ID: 30******

If you don’t know your login details, please email

Finding additional support and guidance on studying from home

Log on to Student Gateway via the College website and click on the "Online Learning Support" banner. Here you will find information on how to access all major college systems.

SWC APP (Apple & Android)

The college app is the go-to place to find anything and everything you need to know during your studies at SWC. Want to keep in touch with your course group? Need to check your timetable? Keep up to date with events? You can also access your course timetable anytime you need to with the official SWC college App.

What if I don't have a computer or internet access at home?

If you don't have a computer or internet access at home for remote learning, you can use the LRC on campus. You will need to book a PC in advance. Click here to find out how.

Getting digital learning support on using College systems

The colleges Digital Learning team can be contacted by emailing and will be happy to answer your queries.