Champions for Access

Whether you are the first in your family to attend college or looking to further your career, we believe that a first-rate education should be accessible to anyone.

See What the Future Holds

Explore career options and learn about programs and course offerings at Palo Alto College!

Keeping Students First

Founded in 1985 from the desire to provide higher education to residents of south San Antonio, Palo Alto College has spent more than 30 years serving over 100,000 individuals throughout San Antonio, Bexar County, and surrounding counties.

On Campus News

The latest news, important announcements, and success stories from Palo Alto College

  • Delilah Marquez

    Spotlight Series: Delilah Marquez

    Delilah Marquez, Title V grant project director in the S.H.A.R.E. Center, was recently invited to become a council member for the Alliance of Hispanic Serving Institution Educators.
    Read her story
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    Cultivating student wellness

    Palo Alto College held its second annual Advocacy Summit on Friday, Sept. 6 to spread awareness about student wellness challenges and initiatives, specifically related to mental health.
    Learn more
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    Tips for a great fall semester

    With the fall semester fully underway, we’re excited to welcome back all our Palominos. After your well-deserved summer vacation, we have some tips and advice to help you maximize your potential and minimize stress!
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    Spotlight Series: Ronnie Brannon

    Ronnie Brannon has demonstrated performance excellence and a can-do spirit since he joined the College in 2012, and the work that he has put into the logistics program for his students is reaching new heights.
    Read his story
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    Palo Alto College named “Rising Star” by national Aspen Prize

    The Aspen Institute named PAC a "Rising Star" award winner of the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation's signature recognition of high achievement and performance among community colleges.
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Spotlight Events

  • Heritage Month 2019

    Monday, October 14, Sept. 16 – Oct. 14

    Palo Alto College celebrates Heritage Month 2019 and pays tribute to the heritages of South Texas. All events are free and open to the public.


Upcoming Events