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.

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

  • Dr. Amie DeLeon

    Spotlight Series: Dr. Amie DeLeon

    Dr. Amie DeLeon, Teacher Education professor, has spearheaded a 12-year partnership between Palo Alto College and Junior Achievement. This spring, the partnership is being recognized with the President's Volunteer Service Award.
    Learn more
  • SHARE Center

    Success in life leads to success in classroom

    As students settle into the new semester, some may be learning to juggle schoolwork and various life demands. PAC offers many resources available to support students outside of the classroom so they can do their best academically.
    Read more
  • Dental Hygiene Announcement

    City awards $500,000 to future Dental Hygiene program at PAC

    In partnership with the City of San Antonio and the Metro Health, D4 City Councilman Rey Saldaña announced $500,000 in dedicated funds toward the implementation of a dental hygiene program at Palo Alto College.
    Learn more
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    Five ways to re-energize for the new semester

    Whether you're returning from a winter break or this is your first semester, it's important to re-energize to give this brand-new semester everything you have. There are many ways you can reboot right here on campus.
    Learn more
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    Your Alamo Colleges District ID is Your VIA U-Pass

    Alamo Colleges District has partnered with VIA to offer the new U-Pass to all students, faculty and staff. For the Spring 2019 semester, just show your Student ID to the bus operator when boarding.
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Upcoming Events

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    Nursing Program : Transfer Advising Session

    Tuesday, January 29
    University of Texas Health - San Antonio will be conducting one-on-one, 15-minute advising sessions by appointment only for students who are interested in applying for their Nursing program.
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    Friday, February 1
    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 $60,000 annually.
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    Farmer's Market

    Monday, February 25, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    The Farmer's Market is a one-stop-shop for healthy fruits and vegetables, as well as other food essentials.
  • TransferFair

    Transfer Fair

    Thursday, February 28, 9 a.m. – Noon
    PAC Transfer Fair will have over 30 recruiters from a variety of colleges and universities on site—to answer your questions about transferring.
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    Aquatic Center Spring Kickoff

    Saturday, March 2, Noon–6 p.m.
    Get your spring started at Palo Alto College with FREE pool admission for all ages on Saturday, March 2, from noon to 6 p.m.
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    Boss Bae Lunch and Learn

    Wednesday, March 6
    Hear from OB-GYN doctors and health educators as they discuss all things sexual health.
  • Craft and go at the Children's Library

    Story and craft at the Children's Library

    Wednesday, March 6, 5–7 p.m.
    On Mar. 20, join the Children's Library this Summer for a Craft and Go Activity.
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    Spring Break

    Monday, March 11
    The campus and district offices will be closed during Spring Break.
  • Graduation Application Deadline

    Graduation Application Deadline

    Friday, March 15, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
    Applications for summer graduation are being accepted until Wednesday, October 31.
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    Spring Flex II

    Tuesday, March 19
    Spring Flex II registration deadline