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Explore Your Future with Alamo Colleges!

We offer what you need to achieve success. Come explore with us and find out why so many students have decided to call the Alamo Colleges the pathway to their future.

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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


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Alamo Colleges' Library Information

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

Department of Defense Contract Tuition Rates
DoD funded students using Tuition Assistance (TA) or Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) funding have a separate, simplified tuition rate.  In-state students; $80 per semester hour.  Out of state students; $250 per semester hour.  Students in courses with special program tuition should contact our representatives for assistance with special course tuition rates.  

Get more for less:

We offer low, competitive rates, well under military Tuition Assistance (TA) caps.  Our affordability extends the value of both TA and Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) funding.

DoD/MyCAA Tuition and Fee Contract Rate
Cost of Attendance
Tuition & Fees
Paying for College (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau)
College Navigator
Consumer Information (Financial Aid Shopping Sheets)
College Scorecards
Financial Services at our Colleges

If you would like assistance using or understanding any of the tools above, please contact your college Advisor or our installation site representative.

The choice is yours:

 The Alamo Colleges have a vast selection of degree and certificate options.

Career Coach
Free College Placement Skills Training (online)
Free Math, Reading and Writing Reviews and Test Prep
College Catalogs
Schedule of Classes
Continuing Education/Workforce Opportunities
Career and Placement Center
General Enrollment Process

Military Enrollment Process


Pay for classes:

Military Tuition Assistance (TA)
Veterans Education Benefits (VA)
Military Spouse Financial Assistance (MyCAA)
Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Scholarship Information

Payment deferment requests may be granted for pending Military Tuition Assistance or pending MyCAA funding.  See our Tuition and Fees Payment Deferment Request Form for more information.

Texas benefits & programs for Military & Veterans:

Be aware of benefits and programs available to you. 

Military and Veteran Benefits in Texas
College for all Texans
Texas Veterans Commission


Alamo Colleges Installation Offices

Fort Sam Houston
Bldg. 2268, Room 207
View SPC at Fort Sam Houston

Lackland Air Force Base
Bldg. 5725, Room 144
View Lackland AFB

Randolph Air Force Base
Bldg. 208, Room 10
View Randoloph AFB

Email Questions to:

College Veterans Affairs Offices

Northeast Lakeview College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
Student Commons Welcome Center

Northwest Vista College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
CCC Room 110

Palo Alto College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
PC Room 111

St. Philip's College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
WEC Room 205

San Antonio College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
MLC Room 171