Supporting our Military at Lackland Air Force Base (LAFB)
The Alamo Colleges adhere to a four day work week during the months of June and July. Our campuses and extended sites are open Monday-Thursday, closed Friday-Sunday. Please check the website for specific operational hours for the department you wish to visit.
NEW Department of Defense Contract Tuition Rates
Effective for the spring 2015 semester, all DoD funded students using Tuition Assistance (TA) or Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) funding will 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.
We provide full time staffing at the Lackland AFB Education Office to meet the unique needs of our Military and Department of Defense students. Our evening courses are open to all students (subject to background checks) however, military personnel, their families and DoD personnel have priority for all LAFB courses.
Our staff provides many services available at the main campus. Assistance includes but is not limited to:
• Admissions and enrollment services
• Placement and Texas Success Initiative (TSI) questions
• Residency classification issues
• ACES navigation assistance
• Basic financial aid assistance
• Tuition Assistance and MyCAA
• Academic advising
• Graduation applications
Evening Program Schedules:
St. Philip's College provides an accelerated schedule of evening courses, supporting core curriculum, general transfer and Community College of the Air Force requirements.
LAFB Summer 2015 Schedule
LAFB Fall 2015 Schedule
Pass Instructions, Directions & Map to Classrooms:
Only registered students will be sponsored onto Lackland AFB.
All access passes will be processed at the Luke East Gate Visitor Center off Military Dr. and East Luke Blvd.
A Release of Personal Information Form is required from all civilian students no later than the Friday before semester start. Pass requests are submitted by our staff to Lackland Security Forces by 2:00pm on the first day of the semester. Background checks are performed at the Visitor Center when the student applies for access. Questions about this process may be directed to our LAFB staff.
Pass Instructions, Directions & Map to Classrooms
Evening personnel are available Monday through Thursday 1630-2200 (only during semesters) to assist our students. Phone (210) 925-2139.
Information and Forms:
Visit our Military and Veterans page for more information.
Military Enrollment Process
General Enrollment Process (non-military)
Student Release of Personal Information Form
Faculty and Staff Release of Personal Information Form
Classroom Food and Drink Policy
Payment Deferment Request for Pending TA or MyCAA Funding