Resource Fair

 

Dates: Wednesday, February 3rd and Thursday, February 4th
Times: 8:00am - 8:00pm (Various Times)
Description: Join the SAC Academic Success Centers to explore the variety of academic and student support services that the college has to offer.  Meet faculty and staff in various departments, programs, offices, and services.  The SAC Resource Fair is an opportunity for SAC students to connect with all the resources San Antonio College has to offer.

 

Zoom Session Schedule

Click on the Zoom meeting ID link to join a session. 

February 3rd

 

Academic Resource Descriptions and Information

Click on an academic resource below to learn more about them.

3D Technologies @ SAC

Our U.S. Department of Education grant project offers 3D technology classes to SAC students, staff, and faculty in addition to members of the community. Drop into our Zoom sessions to learn more about the classes we teach and the resources we offer.

Contact Person: Aaron Ellis, aellis43@alamo.edu.

Advising Office

Certified Advisors provide key services such as comprehensive academic and career advising, CPOS verifications, and coaching for academic recovery concerns such as probation and dismissal.

Contact us at sac-advising@alamo.edu

disABILITY Support Services

The disABILITY Support Services at SAC is to provide reasonable accommodations and facilitate access for on-campus and distance education students to have an equal opportunity to participate in and enjoy the benefits of higher education.

Contact us at sac-dSSstudent@alamo.edu

Early Childhood Center

The San Antonio College Early Childhood Center is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Informational Sessions-Curious about what we do? Have young children and need childcare? Join us for more information.

First Responders Academy, Protective Services Department (Law Academy & Fire Academy)

The Law Academy does, Basic Peace Officer Course and is accredited through the Texas Commission of Law Enforcement (TCLE).  The Fire Academy does, Fire Fighter I Certification, Fire Fighter II Certification, Haz Mat Awareness & Operations Certification and is accredited through the Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP).

Contact us at:

Director Rolando Barrientez - Law Academy rbarrientez4@alamo.edu
Director/Chief Frank Poyner - Fire Academy fpoyner@alamo.edu

Honors Academy

The SAC Honors Academy Program is committed to supporting eligible students through engagement, completion, and graduation/transfer. We offer college courses in core subjects that every student will need for a bachelor's degree in Texas. Dedicated professors and an embedded advisor work one-on-one with students and guide them through academic, transfer and career goals. Students receive a first-rate college experience during their first two years at a fraction of the cost of a four-year college or university.

Contact us at SAC-HonorsAcademy@alamo.edu

Integrated Reading and Writing Center (INRW Center)

The Integrated Reading and Writing or INRW Center provides academic support and tutoring services to students enrolled in INRW, ENGL 1301, or ENGA. Workshops to review and reinforce college-level reading and writing skills are available to all SAC students.

Contact us at ybell@alamo.edu

 

International Student Services

International Student Services (ISS) provides many resources for all visa holders. We offer individual advising and services in the following areas:

  • Immigration matters, such as obtaining F-1 student visas, maintaining full-time enrollment, transferring administration of your SEVIS I-20 record between schools, and traveling outside of the United States
  • Employment restrictions and options and obtaining work authorization
  • Information about medical insurance coverage
  • Adjustment to San Antonio College and to life in San Antonio and the United States
  • Providing letters for verification of your F-1 status for various purposes, such as obtaining a Texas driver's license or identification card

Contact us at sac-iso@alamo.edu

Library

Library staff are eager to help you achieve success with your research needs. Students may access databases, ebooks, or chat online with a librarian. Live chat is on our homepage https://www.alamo.edu/sac/library and you can text us too: 210-714-1649.

Math Lab

Welcome to the San Antonio College Math lab. Here you will find many resources to assist you while a student at SAC. We have the best math tutors here to serve you. Our tutors are knowledgable, engaging and ready to help you. We have calculator check-out, textbook check-out, appointments for one-on-one tutoring and group tutoring. Come check us out.

MEGA Lab

The MEGA Lab provides SAC students the space and resources to complete class work. Staff with specialized knowledge of operating system and key software applications are on hand to assist students with troubleshooting needs.

Contact us at: sac-megalab@alamo.edu.

MESA Center

The MESA Center is a study/resource center for students who have a passion for pursuing the sciences. The kinds of resources and support that students will find in the MESA Remote Canvas include: Tutoring, resume assistance, scholarship/internship searches, professional/academic workshops, STEM Clubs, professional networking opportunities, job leads and more.

The MESA is a place where students will be stretched academically and professionally. Engaged students will develop connections and friends for life.

Mexican American Studies (MAS) Program

The Mexican American Studies (MAS) program builds and shares knowledge of Mexican American life, community, history, language, culture, and art across social, intellectual, geographic boundaries. MAS courses train students in critical thinking and prepares them for culturally competent work in a variety of settings, from academic to professional. We are proud to facilitate a space where students leave SAC as forward-thinking leaders and change makers in their communities, workplaces, and families.

Contact us at: MAS Program Coordinator, Dr. Lisa Y. Ramos, Lramos175@alamo.edu

Music Business Program & Fredstock Music Festival

The Music Business Program provides students with both an overview of the various aspects of the music industry and real-world, hands-on learning. This unique learning environment prepares students for careers in the technical side of the industry or the business side.

The Music Business students have the opportunity to participate in the SAC annual Music festival, Fredstock.  A free, family friendly music festival featuring local bands.

Contact us at sac-musb@alamo.edu.

Radio - TV Broadcasting Program & KSYM

The Radio and Television Broadcasting program consists of hands-on courses in the fundamentals of in-studio and off-site Television Production, Radio Station Operation, Digital Audio Production, Writing for Radio, Television, and Cinema Style Production. KSYM is a student operated radio station licensed to San Antonio College. KSYM prides itself on being an alternative experience to commercial radio.

Contact us at sac-rtvb@alamo.edu.

SACMEN

The San Antonio College Men Empowerment Network seeks to provide equitable academic outcomes for our male students of color.

Contact us at sac-men@alamo.edu

The "Spots" - BioSpot, ChemSpot, GeoSpot

The Natural Sciences tutoring centers, or the “Spots” as they are known, support the tutoring needs for students taking any Biology, Chemistry, or Geology/Earth Sciences courses.

 

 

 

Student Advocacy Center

The Student Advocacy Center provides student success support through the services we offer The Store, The Closet, Grab N Go, counseling, and case management services for SAC students.

Student Leadership Institute (SLI)

The Student Leadership Institute (SLI) is a 2 semester (fall and spring) leadership program designed to develop students into more proactive, productive, and engaging leaders on-campus and our communities through leadership resources, activities, and experiential learning.

Student Learning Assistance Center (SLAC Lab)

The Student Learning Assistance Center or SLAC Lab, provides academic support and tutoring services in a variety of subjects, to include but not limited to Accounting, Economics, Spanish, etc. SLAC tutors are available for both appointment-based and drop-in tutoring.  Students can schedule their own tutoring appointments using the AlamoNAVIGATE link in their ACES account.  For drop-in sessions, students can visit to the SLAC page to view the tutors’ drop-in tutoring availability and zoom link to their room.

The SLAC tutors conduct 2 workshops per week on various academic support topics.  Visit SLAC Workshops page to view the Fall 2020 workshop schedule.  The workshop schedule has zoom links to each session.  Students who want a one-on-one workshop with a tutor at a different time than on the schedule, they can email sac-tutoring@alamo.edu to have a workshop scheduled.

The SLAC also has our work study students available in open zoom sessions to answer student questions and provide assistance.  Visit the SLAC page to view the schedule of our support staff.

 

Student Life

The Office of Student Life supports the academic mission of the college by engaging students in a variety of activities. Our goal is to enhance the student's college experience by providing co-curricular opportunities that foster camaraderie, a sense of community and personal growth.

TRIO STEM SSS Program

TRIO STEM SSS provides services to STEM & Allied Health majors. The services consist of personal academic advising, individual tutoring, financial aid application assistance, university tours, etc..

Our program assists you with everything you need to know about completing your degree at SAC.

Contact us at sac-stemsss@alamo.edu.

VA - Victory Center

The Victory Center is a one-stop shop serving the needs of all military affiliated students including Active Service Members, Guard and Reserve Members, Veterans, and family members. Services provided include Academic Advising, Benefit Advising and Certification, Tutoring, PTSD Support, and much more. 

Writing Center

The Writing Center provides Writing across the Curriculum support for not just English papers, but writing papers from various disciplines.

Contact us at sac-wrtc@alamo.edu.