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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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    PAC hosts ribbon cutting for Vineyard & Hops Yard, receives $100k gift

    Palo Alto College hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its Vineyard & Hops Yard on Tuesday, May 23. It marked the occasion by announcing a $100k gift from Laura and Kirk Kistner towards PAC's Viticulture and Enology program.
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    PAC cybersecurity team successful at national competition

    Palo Alto College’s National Cyber League (NCL) team is fresh off a stellar performance at the Spring National Cyber League competition, which saw the participation of 3,593 teams from all over the United States.
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    2023 PAC Commencement Video Recap

    Over 800 graduates crossed the stage at Palo Alto College's Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 13. Congratulations to you all! Remember, you will always be part of the #PACFamily. Join us at
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    PAC hosts grand opening celebration for bond-funded Rio Grande Building

    Palo Alto College hosted a ceremonial ribbon cutting for its bond-funded Rio Grande Building during this year's PACfest celebration held Thursday, April 27, 2023.
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    PAC unveils 2023 Fiesta medal, royalty, and musical lineup

    Palo Alto College kicked off Fiesta with the unveiling of the official 2023 poster and medal for PACfest, an official Fiesta® San Antonio event.
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Spotlight Events

  • Youth Summer Camp 2023

    Monday, June 5

    Palo Alto College offers high-quality, affordable, and FUN summer camp options for ages ages 5 to 17!


Upcoming Events

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    Monday, June 19
    Palo Alto College will be closed for a day of observance in recognition of Juneteenth.
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    Countdown to College: Register & Rave Edition

    Tuesday, June 27, 8 a.m. - Midnight
    Join us for a special edition of Countdown to College. Get ready to Register and Rave on June 27 from 8 a.m. to midnight in the Rio Grande Building.