All college entrance requirements must be completed before applying to the Mortuary Science Department.
Please visit http://www.alamo.edu/sac/enrollment/ for enrollment checklists (college requirements) for the First Time in College , Transfer and Returning students.
Once all college requirements have been met, students will need to complete the following steps for entrance into the Mortuary Science Department:
Step 1: Apply to the Mortuary Science Department: Please click the following link to redirect you to the application : Link to Mortuary Science Application
Please note, the Mortuary Science application cannot be submitted online. You may print, scan/email or mail the application. Submission of the application can be done through any of the following methods:
- E-mail: email@example.com (method preferred)
- Fax: (210) 486-9241
- Mail: Mortuary Science Department 1300 San Pedro Avenue, San Antonio, Texas 78212
Step 2: Submit proof of your Hepatitis B Vaccinations (3 part series) or Serology along with your Mortuary Science application. For more information on this vaccine requirement, please see the immunization section below for more details.
Step 3: Submit application with proof of your Hepatitis B by the following Mortuary Science Application Deadlines:
Mortuary Science Application Periods
Application period for FALL semester admission:
March 1st –July 1st
Application period for SUMMER semester admission:
February 1st –May 1st
Application period for SPRING semester admission:
July 1st – October 1st
Mortuary Science applicant slots, are on a first come first serve basis based on completion of college and program requirements.
Mortuary Science Application Review Process:
The Mortuary Science application review process will be begin once the student has completed all college requirements.
Any holds on the student's account will delay their application process.
Once all the above has been completed, students will then be contacted for an interview and an advisement appointment.
All submitted applications to the Mortuary Science Department must include a copy of their completed Hepatitis B series (3 vaccination series) or serologic confirmation of immunity to Hepatitis B.
If the applicant is unable to submit their series in full, they must submit proof of their first vaccination with their application. Applicants will be responsible for providing copies of their 2nd and 3rd Hepatitis B vaccine as they are administered. Students should only submit copies and retain original copies for their own records.
Students will be also responsible for showing proof of their Hepatitis B in the following Mortuary Science courses: MRTS 1330 Funeral Service Internship Orientation, MRTS 2432 Human Anatomy, MRTS 1286 Internship-Funeral Services and Mortuary Science, MRTS 2445 Technical Procedures I, and MRTS 2286 Internship- Funeral Services and Mortuary Science.
Failure to comply will result in the delay or dismissal of your application.