Military-affiliated online students
The Alamo Colleges have a wide variety of fully online programs and other offerings for you, as a military-affiliated student, to choose from. With AlamoONLINE, earning your degree is possible regardless of your physical location!
The stability, consistency, and affordability of our quality online program offerings can be an anchor in any transition. To ensure smooth entrance into our Alamo Colleges, AlamoONLINE has a team of dedicated Enrollment Coaches who can:
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To speak with an Enrollment Coach, complete this form.
Steps for applying to the Alamo Colleges
If you prefer to get started on your own with the application process, we created easy-to-follow guides.
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Military-affiliated benefits information for fully online students
If you fall into one of the following categories, then it’s possible to use your benefits to participate in one of the fully online programs offered at the Alamo Colleges:
Post 9/11 GI Bill®(CH33)
If you are a veteran or dependent of a veteran who has transferred his or her benefits to you, then you qualify to take fully online courses. Please note that you will receive a reduced amount of your Monthly Housing Stipend equal to 50% of the national average of the E5 with Dependent BAH rate for active service members.
Montgomery GI Bill® (Active Duty (CH30) and Selected Reserve (CH1606)
If you are a veteran or reservist, then you can take all online courses and still receive your full monthly stipend entitlement.
Dependents Education Assistance Program (CH35)
Only dependents may use this benefit. If you qualify, you may take all online courses and still receive your full monthly stipend entitlement.
Hazlewood Exemption (Veteran, Spouse, Child, Legacy)
If you are eligible for this tuition exemption through the state of Texas, then you can take all online courses and still receive your full entitlement amount. Please note that courses must be taken at a public college or university.
Tuition Assistance (Active service members and reservists only)
If you qualify for this benefit, then you can take all online courses and receive your full benefit amount.
My Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) Scholarship Program for Military spouses only
If you qualify for this benefit, then you can take all online courses and receive your full entitlement amount. For more information, visit MyCAA Military One Source.
Contact your Colleges’ Veterans Affairs
To provide access to higher education for our online community, all five Colleges offer programs and support services to help military-affiliated students achieve their dreams by earning a degree, certification, or credentials, fully online.
Contact an Enrollment Coach, today!
Enrollment Coaches are here to help you get started with the application process and to guide you through registration for fully online courses this upcoming semester. We can also connect you to an advisor, as well as refer you to services available to online students.
Don't delay, call (210) 485-0110 or email AlamoONLINE@alamo.edu, today!Frequently Asked Questions
AlamoONLINE represents the range of opportunities for students pursuing degrees, certificates, or other offerings delivered 100% online from Northeast Lakeview College, Northwest Vista College, Palo Alto College, San Antonio College, and St. Philip’s College.
At our Alamo Colleges, a 100% online degree, certificate, other offering, or Transfer Advising Guide (TAG) has all courses offered fully online and does not require students to come on campus or to an external site except for required proctored exams or to participate in a clinical, internship, cooperative education, or practicum site.