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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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    SPC Welcomed Over 200 Veterans During Texas Veterans Service Fair

    The fair hosted more than 40 organizations that provide services to veterans in Military City, U.S.A. to assist them in identifying potential opportunities, services and tax exemptions for which they are eligible.
    SPC Welcomed Over 200 Veterans During Texas Veterans Service Fair
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    SPC’s E. L. Turbon Student Center Receives "Star of Distinction for Excellence" Award

    SPC’s E. L. Turbon Student Center received the "Star of Distinction for Excellence" Award for Value at the recent TASA and TASB 2019-20 Exhibit of School Architecture Competition.
    SPC’s E. L. Turbon Student Center Receives "Star of Distinction for Excellence" Award
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    SPC Collision/Refinishing Program Awarded $10,000

    St. Philip’s College Collision/Refinishing Technician Program was awarded $10,000 from the I-Car Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF).
    SPC Collision/Refinishing Program Awarded $10,000
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    SPC Student Receives NAHBCU Scholarship

    SPC nursing student, Dorathy Tarpeh, received the National Association of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (NAHBCU) Title ill Administrators, lnc.'s 2019 Scholarship.
    SPC Student Receives NAHBCU Scholarship
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    SPC Student Sponsored by the USDA

    SPC student, Kris Hawkins, received sponsorship from the USDA during The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Emerging Leaders’ Summit at Concordia University Texas on September 17, 2019
    SPC Student Sponsored by the USDA
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    SPC President Receives Leadership Legends Award

    SPC President, Dr. Adena Williams Loston, received the Leadership Legends Award during the Alcorn Alumni Legends Ball, Metro-Jackson Alcorn Alumni Chapter, Inc.
    SPC President Receives Award
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    SPC President Receives Heart of Care Award

    SPC President, Dr. Adena Williams Loston, received the Heart of Care award during the University Health System Foundation, Texas Diabetes Institute, Wall of Honor Luncheon.
    SPC President Receives Heart of Care Award

Spotlight Events

  • International Education Week

    Monday, November 18

    Join us from Monday through Thursday, Nov. 18 - 21 at both the MLK and SW Campuses for our International Education Week. Come check out the performances, games, information tables and food trucks!

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  • 10th Annual STEM Symposium

    Friday, November 22, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    St. Philip's College presents the 10th Annual STEM Symposium on Friday, November 22, 2019, from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

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  • 8th Annual Two-Year College National Qualifiers Ethics Bowl

    Saturday, November 23, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    St. Philip’s College will host the upcoming national qualifying Ethics Bowl competition to be held Saturday, November 23, 2019, in the Sutton Learning Center.

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  • Thanksgiving: College Closed

    Thursday, November 28

    All colleges and district locations will close in observation of the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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  • Fall 2019 Commencement Ceremony

    Friday, December 13, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

    Are you ready to walk across that stage? The Commencement Ceremony is Friday, December 13, 2019, from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM at the Freeman Coliseum.

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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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