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Welcome to St. Philip's College

St. Philip's College, founded in 1898, is a comprehensive public community college whose mission is to empower our diverse student population through educational achievement and career readiness. As a Historically Black College and Hispanic Serving Institution, St. Philip's College is a vital facet of the community, responding to the needs of a population rich in ethnic, cultural, and socio-economic diversity. 

St. Philip's News and Success Stories

St. Philip’s College is the pride of San Antonio's Eastside and our success stories prove that we are one of the 10 Most Admired Universities and Colleges and Top 20 Community Colleges in Texas.

Find out why we are the most admired college in the state.

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    San Antonio Youth Wind Ensemble Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    The San Antonio Youth Wind Ensemble will commemorate the 10th anniversary of its founding on Saturday, February 8, 2020.
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    Free VIA Fare Rides Available for MLK March Participants

    VIA will be offering complimentary bus service to individuals participating in the Martin Luther King Jr. March on January 20, 2020. Passengers may access rides to the march at St. Philip's College between 8:00-10:00 a.m.
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    SPC VITA SITE: Free Tax Preparation Available for Eligible Residents

    The St. Philip’s College Business Information Solutions Department prepares to provide annual services to assist community members during tax season.
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    Tiger Chef’s Prepare for Annual Cowboy Breakfast

    THCA students to cook thousands of tacos for over 40,000 hungry San Antonians.
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    HUD Secretary Carson Designates Eastside Center as Federal EnVision Site

    At the Eastside Education and Training Center, HUD Secretary Dr. Ben Carson presented Alamo Colleges’ with a certificate designating the facility as a federal EnVision Center, one of only two in Texas.
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    142nd Commencement Ceremony Celebrates SPC’s 121 Years of Existence

    St. Philip’s College conferred degrees and certificates to over 350 students during the Fall 2019 Commencement Ceremony.
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    Now Accepting Applications for District Student Trustee

    The Alamo Colleges District invites students to apply to serve as the 2020-2021 Student Trustee. Applications will be accepted through February 1, 2020. Apply today to be the voice for students.
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Spotlight Events

  • AlamoPROMISE: Save Your Seat (Deadline Approaching Feb. 14)

    Friday, February 14

    AlamoPROMISE makes college more accessible to graduating seniors by providing the support necessary to earn a certificate or associate's degree. Join us every Saturday in January, 9-1pm. Then, the 1st Saturday of the Month, 9-1pm.

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  • MLK Day of March and Service

    Monday, January 20, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Join SPC as we observe Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of March and Service.

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All Upcoming Events

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    Norris Topping Out Ceremony

    Wednesday, January 22, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Join us as we celebrate the Norris Technical Building Topping Out Ceremony on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at 9:00 AM.
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    42nd Annual Cowboy Breakfast

    Friday, January 24, 4:30 AM - 8:30 AM
    Join us on January 24th at the world's largest breakfast event and get your free taco!
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    Physical Therapist Assistant Program Info Session

    Tuesday, January 28, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    All are invited to attend the following SPC Health Science Program information sessions in the SPC Center for Health Professions with no advance reservations required.
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    Respiratory Therapy Info Session

    Thursday, January 30, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Come explore the field of Respiratory Care Technology and the profession of Respiratory Therapy!
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    College Connection Financial Aid Saturdays

    Saturday, February 1, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    All students needing assistance completing the FAFSA/TASFA are invited to attend.
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    Voter Registration and Census Information

    Tuesday, February 4, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Join us on February 4 in the MLK - Turbon Student Center at 9 AM - 1 PM for assistance with voter registration and information on the 2020 Census!
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    Black History Month Art Exhibit Opening

    Thursday, February 6, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join us on February 6 in the MLK - Morgan Gallery at 11 AM - 12 PM for the Black History Month Art Exhibit Opening!
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    SAYWE Presents: 10th Anniversary Concert

    Saturday, February 8, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Join us for the 10th Anniversary Concert performance on February 8, 2020 at 7 PM in the MLK - Watson Fine Arts Center Theater.
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    San Antonio Youth Wind Ensemble 10th Anniversary Concert

    Saturday, February 8, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Join us on February 8 in the MLK - Watson Fine Arts Center at 7 PM - 8 PM for the 10t Anniversary Concert!
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    Voter Registration and Census Information

    Tuesday, February 11, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Join us on February 11 in the MLK - Turbon Student Center at 9 AM - 1 PM for assistance with voter registration and information on the 2020 Census!