Competition Dates: March 7-8, 2015

Welcome to the Southwest Regional Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (SWCCDC) website. The 2015 SWCCDC will be conducted at Texas A&M University-San Antonio on March 7-8, 2015. The competition is hosted by Texas A&M University-San Antonio. If you have any questions that are not covered on our site, please feel free to check out the National CCDC website or contact us.

Dr. Mark Huson (
Dr. Barbara Hewitt (

Our competition is split into a virtual qualifier and a regional final.  The qualifier will consist of 20-30 teams and will be split into two sessions, due to the capacity limits of the virtual environment.  The top 4 teams from each session will advance to the regional final, which will be held here in San Antonio, March 7-8, 2015.

SWCCDC 2015 Registration Link

To register you will need to have information for the team captain and the team advisor.  The team advisor must be a faculty or staff member of your school.  Each team may have a roster of 12 people, though only 8 will be allowed to participate in any competition.  Those who begin the competition are the only ones who will compete (see the National rules at

2014 SWCCDC Competition Winners

Southern Methodist University - 1st Place
Texas A&M University College Station - 2nd Place
San Antonio College - 3rd Place