Securing Our Legacy

Join us as we celebrate St. Philip's College's 125th anniversary.

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Welcome to St. Philip's College

St. Philip's College, founded in 1898, is a comprehensive public community college whose mission is to empower our diverse student population through educational achievement and career readiness. As a Historically Black College and Hispanic Serving Institution, St. Philip's College is a vital facet of the community, responding to the needs of a population rich in ethnic, cultural, and socio-economic diversity. 

St. Philip's News, Annoucements and Success Stories

St. Philip’s College is the pride of San Antonio's Eastside and our success stories prove that we are one of the 10 Most Admired Universities and Colleges and Top 20 Community Colleges in Texas.

Find out why we are the most admired college in the state.

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    SPC Student Tours Napa Valley

    This past January, SPC Culinary Arts winner of the Fantesca Estate & Winery/DLynn Proctor Scholarship, Marcus Clark toured Napa Valley.
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    Trouble In Mind

    The drama program in the Fine Arts Department will present Trouble In Mind by Alice Childress and directed by Department Chair Vincent Hardy.
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  • Alamo Colleges District Student Trustee

    Alamo Colleges District Now Accepting Applications for District Student Trustee

    The Alamo Colleges District invites students to apply to serve as the 2023-2024 Student Trustee.
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  • Best Community Colleges in Texas of 2023

    SPC named among the ‘Best Community Colleges in Texas of 2023’

    St. Philip’s College was recently named among the list of “Best Community Colleges in Texas.”
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  • SPC Employees and THECB Members

    SPC gets THECB approval on Bachelor’s Degree in Cybersecurity

    SPC earned approval from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to begin offering a Bachelor of Applied Technology (BAT) in Cybersecurity degree.
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    Happy 125th Anniversary, SPC!

    We are celebrating our 125th Anniversary on March 1, 2023, with a 12-month lineup of events and observances in honor of this historic occasion.
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    SPC Placed on Top List of HBCUs in Texas

    St. Philip’s College was named #4 on the Best Historically Black Colleges & Universities in Texas 2022 list by University Headquarters.
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Spotlight Events

  • César E. Chávez March for Justice

    Saturday, March 25, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Join SPC as we participate in the 2023 Cesar Chavez March for Justice in downtown San Antonio. Meet up at the Turbon Student Center at 8:30 AM. Volunteers must register for a free t-shirt.

  • Women's History Month

    Wednesday, March 1

    St. Philip's College is celebrating Women's History Month (WHM) beginning March 1-31, 2023.

    Women's History Month
  • Student Laptop Check Out

    Thursday, January 12

    Student Loaner laptop computers are available for immediate check out to assist students, while equipment last or is available. There are no costs involved in checking out the item.


All Upcoming Events

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    Commit to Complete 2023

    Monday, March 27
    Commit to Complete is a weeklong celebration of our students’ resilience, sacrifice, and commitment to achieving their educational goals.
  • Representing the Invisible: Stories Told Through the Art of Hung Liu

    WHM: Representing the Invisible

    Tuesday, March 28, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join Professors Jack Nawrocik and Kelli Wilder faculty members, Humanities, as they give a talk, "Representing the Invisible: Stories Told Through the Art of Hung Liu"
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    Occupational Therapy Assistant Info Session

    Wednesday, March 29, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Are you interested in the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program? Come to an Information Session to learn about the program.
  • STEM Lecture Series

    WHM: STEM Lecture Series

    Thursday, March 30, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Join us a STEM Lecture Series with guest speaker Edith Orozco, Dean for Academic Success, Applied Science & Technology at MLK Campus.
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    WHM: Women Breaking Through

    Friday, March 31, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Join us for the 13th Annual Woman Breaking Through ( WBT) Conference for young women interested in pursuing STEM careers hosted by St. Philip’s Center of Excellence for Mathematics at Southwest Campus (SWC).
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    Health Information Technology Info Session

    Monday, April 3, 6:00 PM
    Prospective students interested in learning more about the Health Information Technology (HIT) program need to email the faculty listed to request registration for the information session.
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    Alamo Colleges Pop-Up Market at SPC

    Thursday, April 6, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Join us as we host the Alamo Colleges Pop-up Market at the MLK Campus.
  • The Talk with SPC Nurses

    The Talk with SPC Nurses

    Tuesday, April 11, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Join us for a meaningful dialogue about health & wellness with students, staff and faculty at St. Philip's College.
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    Trouble in Mind

    Friday, April 14, 7:30 PM & 2:00 PM
    St. Philip's Theatre presents: Trouble in Mind by Alice Childress and directed by Vincent Hardy, April 14-23, 2023.
  • Histologic Technician

    Histologic Technician Information Sessions

    Wednesday, April 19, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Learn about a career in Histology and how to apply to the program. The session will be conducted via Zoom.