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Welcome to ACES

Alamo Colleges Education Services is a secure portal connecting Faculty, Staff & Students to Academic Resources, Email, and other Online Resources.

Support Contacts Helpdesk (210) 485-0555 Weather Line (210) 485-0189


Login to ACES

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Alamo Colleges' Library Information

St. Philip's College
• MLK Campus Library
• Southwest Campus Library


Getting Started

Do you Qualify? - School Codes - Creating an FSA ID - FAFSA - FAFSA Problems

Filled Out FAFSA, What's Next?

Check Your SAP - Checking Your ACES  - Verification - Financial Literacy

The Financial Aid Award Process

Federal Pell Grant  - Federal Direct Loans  - Federal Work Study - Summer Aid  

Refunds, Dropping Classes, Appeals

Billing & Refunds - Adding / Dropping Classes - Financial Aid Appeal Process

State Aid & Other Programs

TEXAS Grant - TPEG - Hazlewood - TEOG - Top 10% - Foundation Scholarships 

Financial Aid News

PLEASE NOTE: All Student Financial Aid Offices will be closed Friday, February 17 for annual training.

NEW INFORMATION ON TERMS & CONDITIONS REQUIREMENT: For the 2017-2018 academic year, students will be required to accept the Financial Aid Terms and Conditions via ACES. This is not a requirement for the 2016-2017 academic year. For instructions on how to read and accept these terms, please click HERE


We invite you to watch the attached video message for a special 'Welcome' from the District Director of Student Financial Aid, Dr. Harold Whitis.

Need help filling out your financial aid application? Attend a 'Financial Aid Saturday' at your college campus! Click HERE for a complete list of dates and locations.

Beginning with the 2017-2018 award year, the FAFSA will be available three months earlier than previously allowed: October 1. For more information on this initiative, visit our Early FAFSA page.  

IMPORTANT MESSAGE: The Alamo Student Financial Aid office will never contact a student to ask for bank, Social Security or other personal information. If you have any questions, please contact your campus Student Financial Aid office. 

Important: Any distributed material or content not located on our website or labeled approved by the Student Financial Aid Office should not be considered official SFA material. All website content is current at the time it is viewed and subject to change.