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Refresher Courses Offer Students a Second Take

Students who do not meet readiness scores in math, reading, and/or writing will be required to take a free Refresher course in that subject area.

Learn more 

Refresher Courses Offer Students a Second Take

Refresher Courses Offer Students a Second Take

Students who do not meet readiness scores in math, reading, and/or writing will be required to take a free Refresher course in that subject area.

Learn more 

  

First Time in College Enrollment Checklist Additional Information  

First Time In College Enrollment Checklist

Please read all of the information carefully before you apply for admission.

Print Enrollment Checklist 

 APPLY FOR ADMISSIONS  

 Go to Ready-Set-Apply to submit your online admissions application, valid email is required

Once application is processed you will receive 2 emails – One from ApplyTexas and one from Alamo Colleges.  The first Alamo Colleges email will include instructions and information for ACES and AlamoENROLL Start Here tab. 

Please allow 5 business days for application processing 

 APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID 
Go to Financing Your Future for more information on how to pay for your college education
 

Financial Aid requires a Social Security number on the ApplyTexas application

Complete your Free Online Financial Aid Application at: fafsa.ed.gov/ 

For Alamo Colleges financial aid information on how to apply, school codes, deadline dates and processing info go to: alamo.edu/district/financial-aid  

Apply for an Alamo Colleges Foundation Scholarship at:  alamo.edu/foundation/scholarships

Application processing time is dependent on volume of applications received.  Check the financial aid website for details.  

IMPORTANT: Students enrolled at Northeast Lakeview College are able to participate in financial aid programs during the accreditation period if one of the following; San Antonio College, Palo Alto College, St. Philip's College or Northwest Vista College is indicated as your primary institution. You may complete a Change of Primary Institution Form through your Admissions/Enrollment Office. 

  SUBMIT OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS 
  • Prior to Graduation: High school seniors must submit an official 6 semester transcript
  • After Graduation: High School graduates must submit an official transcript with TEST SCORES and GRADUATION DATE to your Alamo Colleges Enrollment Services/Admissions & Records Office
  • Official high school transcript must be sealed or sent electronically by the high school.  
  • GED graduates must submit an official GED Certificate with scores from Texas Education Agency (TEA) to your Alamo Colleges Enrollment Services/Admissions & Records Office
  • Students who have graduated from a high school  outside of the United States  must have their transcripts evaluated  by an organization approved by the National Association of Credential Services (NACES)  at http://naces.org/members.html 

Northeast Lakeview
College

1201 Kitty Hawk Rd.
STCM - 101
Universal City, TX 78148
   
Northwest Vista
College

3535 N. Ellison Dr.  
CCC - 100
San Antonio, TX, 78251
Palo Alto
College

1400 W. Villaret
PC-117
San Antonio, TX 78224
St. Philip's
College

1801 M.L. King Dr.
WEC 203
San Antonio, TX 78203
San Antonio
College

1300 San Pedro
FAC 216
San Antonio, TX 78212
Greater Kerrville
Center

1012 Barnett St.
Kerrville, TX  78028
Central Texas 
Technology Center

         2189 FM 758
New Braunfels, TX 78130
   
  
  BACTERIAL MENINGITIS VACCINATION 
  • Texas state law requires entering students under 22  years of age show evidence of receiving a bacterial meningitis vaccination or booster dose during the five year period prior to enrollment
  • The law allows for few exceptions. You may obtain additional information at: alamo.edu/meningitis/ 
  • Submit documents to the admissions and records office you will be attending             
  LOGIN TO ACES ACCOUNT 
Once you have received your letter from Alamo Colleges with your ACES information go to aces.alamo.edu/ and click on How do I get my username and password? 
  • Login to ACES and find the Start Here tab   
 COMPLETE ALAMO ENROLL REQUIREMENTS 
  • Login to ACES 
  • Open Start Here tab
  • Click on each ENROLL button to access the Go FAARR and Test Prep modules to begin the AlamoENROLL requirements
In order to test with Alamo Colleges you must complete the GO FAARR and TEST PREP Modules

 TAKE ASSESSMENT TEST     (if applicable)  

 

SELECT YOUR COLLEGE/CENTER FOR TSI ASSESSMENT INFORMATION 

 

Northeast Lakeview College 

Northwest Vista College 

Palo Alto College 

San Antonio College 

St. Philip’s College 

 Greater Kerrville Center 
  Central Texas Technology Center    
COMPLETE REFRESHER COURSE(S) IF APPLICABLE 
  • Students who score below college readiness in math, reading and/or writing will be required to enroll in a Refresher course(s).  Refresher courses provide a student with with a second opportunity to improve their course placement
  • Students will be scheduled for a Refresher course(s) during post-assessment advising
  • You may obtain additional information about the Refreshers at: http://mywebdev.alamo.edu/main.aspx?id=36106      
  ADVISING  
SELECT YOUR COLLEGE/CENTER FOR ADVISING APPOINTMENT INFORMATION 
 
After completing the AlamoENROLL requirements:
  • Schedule an advising session if attending college for the first time.
  • Dual credit graduates with college level semester hours must also schedule an advising session.
 
  REGISTER FOR CLASSES 

REGISTER FOR CLASSES!

   Choose the college of your choice for your Registration process      

Northeast Lakeview College 

Northwest Vista College 

Palo Alto College 

San Antonio College 

St. Philip’s College 

 PAY FOR CLASSES 
  • View your Account Summary through ACES  / MyPage Tab / My Account  
  • Tuition bills will not be mailed  
  • Payment Options 
  • Financial Aid Award
  • Installment payments
  • Credit card or check must be made online through your ACES account
  • Cash payments can be made in person with the Bursar / Business Office at your college
 

  Payment in full or by installments must be made by the payment deadlines or you will be dropped from your classes

                  

  SMART START
 FIRST DAY COUNTS
 
  • There is a connection between attendance, classroom participation and good grades. Your first week of class, especially the first day provides you with important information for the rest of the semester. The Alamo Colleges requires regular and punctual attendance in all classes. Your absences are recorded immediately.
  • Fall 2014: If you DO NOT attend on the FIRST DAY of each class in which you are enrolled, you will be DROPPED from the class

  • Online learners:  Check your course(s) for Smart Start attendance verification instructions. 

  •  Waivers may be available; contact your instructor prior to the first class session.