| 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.
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
Aid requires a Social Security number on the ApplyTexas application
your Free Online Financial Aid Application at: fafsa.ed.gov/
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
| BACTERIAL MENINGITIS VACCINATION
|| Beginning September 15, 2014, Alamo Colleges will be using Magnus Health to collect and process student bacterial meningitis information. Magnus Health is a secure and easy-to-use website for submitting bacterial meningitis documentation.
- 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.
- For information and instructions on submitting your documentation visit the Bacterial Meningitis Requirements at alamo.edu/meningitis/
| 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
In order to test with Alamo Colleges you must complete the GO FAARR and TEST PREP Modules
- Login to ACES
- Open Start Here tab
on each ENROLL button to access the Go
FAARR and Test Prep modules to
begin the AlamoENROLL requirements
TAKE ASSESSMENT TEST (if applicable)
|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
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
| 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.
If you DO
NOT attend on the FIRST DAY of each class in
which you are enrolled, you will be DROPPED from the
Online learners: Check your course(s) for Smart Start attendance
- Waivers may be available; contact your instructor
prior to the first class session.