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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: Andres Montez

    Andres Montez, a jazz student at Palo Alto College, was named the 2021 A-JAM Student Honoree. Each year, the program invites talented jazz musicians from across the Alamo Colleges District to audition.
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    Palo Alto College announces $1M gift towards Educate South

    Palo Alto College introduced Educate South, a new initiative to create a college-going culture in south Bexar County. In 2020, PAC announced an eight-figure gift from MacKenzie Scott, $1 million of which will support this effort.
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    Community Column: Save time, money with Summer Momentum Plan

    This "Save time, money with Summer Momentum Plan" 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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    PAC’s AlamoAdvise program receives NASPA Excellence Award

    Palo Alto College received the 2021 NASPA Excellence Silver Award in the category of Academic Advising, Careers, Graduate Professional for its AlamoADVISE program.
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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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  • 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.


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