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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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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

Library Info  

Get started early with Dual Credit...

Earn college credits as a high school student! Start your journey early and experience the college atmosphere before graduating high school. Juniors and Seniors can take up to two college courses (6 to 8 credit hours)and Sophomores one college course (3 to 4 credit hours) for FREE, per fall and spring semester. 

More Information: Alamo Colleges - High School Programs

Dual Credit Requirements

  • Must be at least a sophomore in high school and 16 years old
  • Must have permission from high school and parent/guardian
  • Must complete ApplyTexas online application (view steps) 
  • Must meet placement test score requirements
  • Dual Credit also requires Home school notarized high school transcript.

Admissions Information


  1. Apply online at ApplyTexas application. (view steps)
  2. Alamo ENROLL:
    • Complete the GO FAARR module for Dual Credit (must take quiz and printout confirmation sheet).
    • Complete the Test Prep module for Dual Credit (*Note: must complete before taking the TSI Assessment).
  3. Alamo College - District Consent Form (attached)
  4. Note: Home school students must have a notarized high school transcript.
  5. Test Scores (ACT, SAT, STAAR, TSI) 
  6.  Submit scores, forms, and transcripts to the Dual Credit Office. Failure to do so will delay registration by the dual credit staff.

The Dual Credit staff must enroll all students in any college courses.

Testing Information:

The Testing Center is located in the Welcome Enrollment Center (WEC) building in Room 207B. For additional testing information, please contact the Testing Center at 210-486-2444

  • Student must have a banner student ID number.
  • Student must have two forms of valid ID, one of which is a photo ID.
  • Student must complete the ApplyTexas application to one of the Alamo Colleges.
  • Student must complete GO FAARR and Test Prep modules

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Additional Information & Forms

Alamo Colleges - District Consent Form  

Dual Credit Verification Form 2016 - 2017  

St. Philip's College Dual Credit Representative List of School

High School Programs Course Agreement

Biographical/ Residency Data Update Form

How to Request St. Philip's College Transcript - Please contact St. Philip's College Records Office

Core Residency Questions - This is only required of students who have mistakes on their Apply Texas application.

St. Philip's College Homeschool Checklist (NEW students) 

Contact Information

Director, Student Support Services:
Laura Flores, M.S.
(210) 486-2761

Director of High School Programs:
Dr. Karlene Fenton, Ph.D.
(210) 486-2085

Sutton Learning Center (SLC),
Room 104