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

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St. Philip's College Library

MLK Campus: (210) 486-2330
Location: Center for Learning Resources (CLR)

SWC Campus: (210) 486-7023
Location: Building 1-C123

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 Best Online College  

St. Philip's College ranked 11th among

Best Online Schools in Texas for
2015-2016

 Accredited Schools Online
 

Center for Distance Learning - SLC 212


Center for Distance Learning Mission Statement

The Center for Distance Learning provides support services for students and faculty engaged in a variety of distance learning formats to ensure opportunities for student success.

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        The Center for Distance Learning provides support for students taking online and hybrid classes. We offer face-to-face and online overviews on Instructure Canvas. An open computer lab is provided for students to access their classes. We also assist students with technical questions. In order for us to improve our services, please complete the survey.  

 

Quick Links to FREE Student Resources

         Technical Training       BioSig   Library Video Guide  
   Brainfuse - Online Tutoring     BB Collaborate      What is OneDrive?
  Office 365 for Students Respondus 
  Instructure Canvas Student Guides     Kahn Academy  

 

Sync Your Aces Email to a Mobile Device

          IOS/iPhone/iPad                    Android                             Windows Phone   

 

Helpful Information for Students

         Search for Classes DL FAQs     SPC Student Handbook  
  Enrollment Steps                     Bookstore             

 

Instructure Canvas

St. Philip's College uses Instructure Canvas (LMS) as the standard platform for delivery of online, hybrid, and web-enhanced classes. For more information about Canvas, see the Canvas Student Guide https://alamo.instructure.com/courses/992693.  For faculty information on Canvas go to the Instructional Innovation Center website.
  

Orientation to Online Learning (OLRN)

To get a successful start with your online classes, first-time online students are required to complete the Orientation to Online Learning (OLRN 0001) course. This free, non-credit course familiarizes students with navigating through the online system for a successful start.
 
Register for the self-paced, fully online OLRN course the same way as any other course. See the quick guide for steps on registering for the course.
You can also attend a face-to-face session to complete the OLRN course. See dates and times below.

Fall 2016
          * OLRN 0001-020 > CRN# 29320 - Active
          * OLRN 0001-021 > CRN# 29321 - Active
  

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         * Recommended Browser - Mozilla Firefox
* Check plugins (courtesy of Firefox)
* Check updates: Adobe Flash, Adobe Reader and Java  

              For more information go to Canvas Browser Check.   
  

Orientation to Online Learning (ORLN) Schedule

Sutton Learning Center (SLC) 213
DAY DATE TIME
 Fall2016      
     
     
 Note: Schedule is subject to change.
Classes are also available by appointment.

 

Partnerships

St. Philip’s College has been approved by Texas to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.

For more information, see the NC-SARA web site at http://nc-sara.org.

SARA  
 
   Virtual College of Texas
Virtual College of Texas

Electronic Campus
Electronic Campus

State Authorization
 
  

 

Contact Information

Location: 
MLK Campus
Sutton Learning Center
(SLC) 212
spc-distance@alamo.edu

Center for Distance Learning
Help Desk:

(210) 486-2239

St. Philip's College
ACES Log-in Help Desk:
 
(210) 486-2777

Support Central Hotline:
(210) 485-0555

Out of Town (TOLL FREE):
(866) 493-3947

 

 

Student Lab Hours

* Student Computer Lab is located in Sutton Learning Center (SLC) 213.

Day Time
Mon - Fri   8 am - 12 pm
Sat - Sun  Closed

Note: Hours are subject to change.
For assistance, please go to SLC 212.