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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 awarded $83K to offer STEM youth camps

    Palo Alto College was awarded a grant by the Texas Workforce Commission to provide summer youth camps focusing on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).
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    PAC Logistics program ranks No. 3 in the nation

    Recently, PAC’s Logistics and Supply Chain program was named third on a list of the top 14 online Associate in Logistics programs in the nation among community colleges by
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    PAC awarded reaffirmation of accreditation by SACSCOC

    The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) Board of Trustees reaffirmed Palo Alto College’s accreditation.
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    Counting down to college with enrollment events

    Palo Alto College is gearing up for a new academic year with the Fall semester beginning on Monday, Aug. 22.
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    Spotlight Series: EJ Moreno, Aquatic & Athletic Director

    Since taking the reins as Aquatic & Athletic Director for the College, EJ Moreno has been working to build that sense of connection through various program offerings for student-athletes and non-athletes alike.
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    Earn your degree in less time, save money

    Expanded Summer Momentum Plan (ESMP), allows eligible students who earned hours in Spring 2022 at any of the Alamo Colleges to receive three to nine credit hours at no cost during the Summer 2022 semester.
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Spotlight Events

  • Palomino Round-Up

    Monday, August 22, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Welcome back, Palominos! Student Life is kicking off the Fall 2022 semester with Palomino Round-up!

    Palomino Roundup

Upcoming Events

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    PAC at the Park

    Friday, August 19, 9:15 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    Join Student Life as we head to the park.
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    New Palomino Family Day

    Saturday, August 20, 9–2 p.m.
    All new incoming students and the families are invited to New Palomino Family Day on Saturday, Aug. 20
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    Fall 16-week session begins

    Monday, August 22
    Welcome back, Palominos! Classes for Fall 16-week and Flex I sessions begin on Monday, Aug. 22.
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    Harry Potter Trivia Night

    Thursday, September 1, 4:40 - 6 p.m.
    Come celebrate with the STEM Center! We will host a trivia night and costume contest.
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    Happy Labor Day - Campus Closed

    Monday, September 5
    Palo Alto College, along with the entire Alamo Colleges District, will be closed in celebration of Labor Day.
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    National Video Game Day

    Monday, September 12, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Celebrate National Video Game Day with Palo Alto College’s STEM Center! Take a break from classes and play a game or two. Plus, learn about careers within the video game industry.