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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 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

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    Palo Alto College named a 2020 AASHE Sustainability Award Winner

    The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) announced Palo Alto College as the recipient of a 2020 AASHE Sustainability Award. The College was honored for its Community Garden.
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    On Campus Buzz: Rio Grande Building Ground-breaking

    Check out the latest On Campus Buzz to hear how the new Rio Grande Building will enhance the learning experience for students at Palo Alto College.
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    Palo Alto College breaks ground on bond-funded multipurpose building

    Alamo Colleges District-Palo Alto College hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking for its new bond-funded multipurpose building, which will be the largest building on campus.
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    Spotlight Series: Lynn Parker

    Palo Alto College broke ground on its new bond-funded multipurpose building, which will feature a simulated courtroom for criminal justice students to get real-world experience.
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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

  • Wintermester Registration Deadline

    Friday, December 11

    Palo Alto College is offering an online three-week Wintermester for enrolled students from Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, to Friday, Jan. 3, 2020.

  • Winter Wonderland ¡Celebración!

    Friday, December 4

    Palo Alto College’s second annual Winter Wonderland ¡Celebración! display is a celebration that is sure to light up the South Side with holiday spirit!


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