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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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    A Proclamation by the White House on National HSI Week

    The recognition of HSIs came on Sept. 13, after the White House issued a proclamation designating Sept. 12-18, as National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week.
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    HBCU Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

    You are cordially invited to the 36th Annual NBCA Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony celebration featuring Dr. Adena Williams Loston, SPC President. Streaming live on Friday, September 24 at 5:30 PM.
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    Dr. Loston Inducted into Hall of Fame 2021 Class of HBCU Alumni

    The National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc. will host its 36th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony virtually on Friday, September 24, 2021.
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    HBCU Week: SPC Student Participates in White House Roundtable

    The roundtable discussed the work the students are doing to vaccinate their communities.
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    SPC Students Present Research at 2021 Virtual STEM Symposium

    The research initiative is part of the opportunities offered by the Ciencia, Ingeniería, y Matemáticas Aliados - Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (CIMA-LSAMP) Program
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    Center of Excellence for Science Receives Grant to Support Summer Programs

    The award will provide up to $236,429 in funding over five years to provide out-of-school time learning to SAISD youth.
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    SPC Celebrates Topping Out of New Welding & Autobody Collision Building

    The building will be home to advanced instructional welding and autobody labs, welding stations, and double bay automotive prep stations.
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    SPC VA Recognized by the Texas Veterans Commission

    The award recognizes institutions that provide excellence in education and related services to veteran students.
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Spotlight Events

  • Hispanic Heritage Month 2021

    Wednesday, September 15

    St. Philip’s College celebrates the cultures and contributions of both Hispanic and Latino Americans in observance of National Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) from September 15 – October 15, 2021.

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  • Financial Aid Appeals

    Monday, September 13

    Financial Aid appeals for the Spring 2022 semester are currently being accepted via your ACES portal from September 13 - November 5, 2021, after the FIRST meeting with your academic advisor.

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  • SPC Bookstore Notice

    Friday, August 27

    The MLK Campus Bookstore is available through curbside service only and the SWC Bookstore is closed untilfurther notice.

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  • Tiger PAWS Call for Submissions

    Monday, August 23

    Get published and win prizes! Be an editor and compete for scholarships!

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All Upcoming Events

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    Bae-B-Safe: Peer Ambassador Program

    Wednesday, September 22
    The BAE-B-SAFE peer ambassador's goal is to raise awareness among community college students about disproportionately high infant mortality rates among racial and ethnic minorities.
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    QEP Ethical Decision-Making Reading Buddies

    Friday, September 24
    QEP Reading Buddies provides the opportunity to get involved with a special initiative. Part-time students can earn $500 and full-time students can earn a $1,000 scholarship. 
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    Hispanic Heritage Month: Selena and Latinx Representation

    Tuesday, September 28, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Join us for a presentation, "Selena and Latinx Representation" by San Diego State University School of Journalism and Media Studies Assistant Professor, Nathian Rodriguez.
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    Respiratory Therapy Info Session

    Wednesday, September 29, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Come explore the field of Respiratory Care Technology and the profession of Respiratory Therapy!
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    Physical Therapist Assistant Program Information Sessions

    Tuesday, October 5, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Learn about careers in physical therapy, our Physical Therapist Assistant Program and how to apply to the program!
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    EnRoll-A-Palooza: October 8th

    Friday, October 8, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    St. Philip's College Student Success will be hosting the SPC EnRoll-A-Palooza Enrollment & Registration Event on October 8th.
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    Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Information Session

    Monday, October 11, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Become a Cardiovascular Tech! Join us for an Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Virtual Information Session.
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    Cardiac Sonography Information Session

    Monday, October 11, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Become a Cardiac Sonography Tech! Join us for a Cardiac Sonography Virtual Information Session.
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    Virtual Career Fair

    Wednesday, October 13, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Network with employers interested in hiring SPC students and gain a deeper insight into what qualities employers are looking for when searching for their top candidates.
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    Occupational Therapy Assistant Information Session

    Wednesday, October 13, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Are you interested in the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program? Come to an Information Session to learn about the program.