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Founded in 1985 from the desire to provide higher education to residents of south San Antonio, Palo Alto College has spent more than 35 years serving over 150,000 individuals throughout San Antonio, Bexar County, and surrounding counties.

On Campus News

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

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    Spotlight Series: Jazmine Ruvalcaba

    During the events of February’s winter storm Jazmine Ruvalcaba, a student of Veterinary Technology at Palo Alto College, took it upon herself to ensure the animals housed in the program were clean, safe, and fed.
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    Spotlight Series: Jennifer Flores

    For college students, a sense of belonging has been known to impact academic success and emotional wellbeing. When it comes to student engagement outside the classroom, Student Life leads the charge at Palo Alto College.
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    PAC breaks ground on bond-funded education and training center

    Alamo Colleges District-Palo Alto College hosted a groundbreaking for its new bond-funded Southside Education and Training Center (SETC).
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    Community Column: PAC to break ground on new SETC

    This "Palo Alto College to break ground on new education and training center" column by Dr. Robert Garza was originally published in his biweekly column for the San Antonio Express-News' Southside Reporter and
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    Return to Campus Plan

    Out of an abundance of caution, Palo Alto College has made changes to the way we provide instruction and operate in light of the evolving concerns related to the coronavirus.
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Spotlight Events

  • Woman's History Month

    Tuesday, March 2

    Palo Alto College celebrates Woman’s History Month

  • VITA

    Monday, February 8

    Get free tax help on campus with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program offering free tax assistance services for individuals and families who earn up to $55,000 annually.

  • 2020-2021 Scholarship Application Deadline

    Monday, February 1

    Complete one application to be eligible for over 40 scholarship opportunities for the 2020-2021 academic year!


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