Welcome to Swades

Swades is the Indian Students Association at Santa Clara University. With an approximate following of 300 students on-campus and over 1000 Aluminis, It happens to be the bigest International students group at SCU.

Swades was formed in 2009, with the aim of uniting all the Indian students at SCU under a common roof. Over the years, the strength has increased manifold and swades today, stands to be among the most active students Organization at SCU.


The Team

Swades Current Board Members

  • Ashish Birajdar - President
  • Smriti Jaggi - Vice President
  • Nilay Shah - General Secretary
  • Manoj Sanda - Webmaster
  • Manav Jaiswal - Media Manager
  • Trupti Raut - Cultural Secretary
  • Raj Adhiya - Sports Secretary
  • Chinmay Yeole - Event Coordinator
  • Ruchi Khurana - Alumni Adviser
  • Sonali Shilimkar - Graphic designer
  • Bhushan Kothari - Treasurer