"Walk In Your Passion"

St. Philip’s College empowers our diverse student population through educational achievement and career readiness.

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 Success Stories

St. Philip’s College is the pride of San Antonio's Eastside and our success stories are proof 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. 

  • Christopher Tanner

    SPC Scholar Receives National Award

    Honor Society of Two-Year Colleges announces rising St. Philip's College scholar Christopher Tanner among recipients of its 2018 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar Award offers.
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  • Best School Network Security

    The Best 8 Online Associate in Network Security Programs

    San Antonio’s super cybersecurity school ranking: St. Philip’s College number eight and PAC number five nationally in thebestschools.org’s the Best 8 Online Associate in Network Security Programs ranking.
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  • 2018 TAPE Award Presentation

    With TAPE, SPC is 2018’s State Role Model for Sustained Performance Excellence

    St. Philip's College ceremonially receives 2018 Texas Award for Performance Excellence from Quality Texas Foundation.
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  • Top 20 Community Colleges in Texas

    Top 20 Community Colleges in Texas

    For the first time ever, four of the colleges of the Alamo Colleges District have been ranked in the top 20 community colleges for 2018 in Texas by BestColleges.com.
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  • Bronze for Best High Schools by US News & World Report

    SPC Looks Great in U.S. News & World Report Ranking

    SPC looks great in bronze: St. Philip’s College business unit is included in a US NEWS & WORLD REPORT National Ranking.
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  • 10 Most Admired Universities and Colleges

    10 Most Admired Universities and Colleges

    World-class performance excellence, recognized: 10 most admired universities and colleges to watch report includes St. Philip's College.
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Spotlight Events

  • New Student Convocation (NSC)

    Friday, August 24, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Students and their families are encouraged to attend this day of information and fun at the New Student Convocation (NSC) on Friday, August 24, 2018 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM.

    New Student Convocation (NSC)
  • Fall Classes Begin

    Monday, August 27, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM

    Welcome, Tigers! Classes for Fall 16-week and Flex I sessions begin on Aug. 27.

    First Day of Classes: Fall 16 Weeks
  • President's Lecture Series: Margot Lee Shetterly

    Thursday, September 20, 11:00 AM

    Margot Lee Shetterly, author of "Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race," will be at St. Philip’s College on Thursday, September 20, 2018.

    Margot Lee Shetterly, Author

All Upcoming Events

  • All College Meeting

    All College Meeting

    Saturday, August 18, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    St. Philip's College President, Dr. Adena Williams Loston to facilitate the All College Meeting on Saturday, August 18 in the Watson Fine Arts Center - Auditorium from 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM.
  • Fall Registration Deadline

    Fall Registration Deadline

    Sunday, August 19
    Enroll now and get the classes you need for the Fall 16-week and Flex I session.
  • New Student Orientation (NSO)

    New Student Orientation (NSO)

    Monday, August 20, 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
    New Student Orientation is an opportunity for all students to attend a session to understand the college lingo, college resources, and the college policies/procedure here at SPC.
  • Workout

    SPC Employee Workout

    Monday, August 20, 5:25 pm - 6:25 pm
    All SPC employees are invited to join Deborah Gee every Monday and Wednesday, August – September, from 5:25pm – 6:25pm for free healthy walking sessions.
  • New Student Orientation (NSO)

    New Student Orientation (NSO)

    Tuesday, August 21, 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
    New Student Orientation is an opportunity for all students to attend a session to understand the college lingo, college resources, and the college policies/procedure here at SPC.
  • New Student Orientation (NSO)

    New Student Orientation (NSO)

    Wednesday, August 22, 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
    New Student Orientation is an opportunity for all students to attend a session to understand the college lingo, college resources, and the college policies/procedure here at SPC.
  • Good Samaritan Veterans Outreach & Transition Center (GSVOTC)

    CoSA Homeless Veteran Working Group

    Wednesday, August 22, 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    The Good Samaritan Veterans Outreach & Transition Center (GSVOTC) is hosting a CoSA Homeless Veteran Working Group in the GSVOTC Building, room 208 from 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM.
  • Workout

    SPC Employee Workout

    Wednesday, August 22, 5:25 pm - 6:25 pm
    All SPC employees are invited to join Deborah Gee every Monday and Wednesday, August – September, from 5:25pm – 6:25pm for free healthy walking sessions.
  • New Student Orientation (NSO)

    New Student Orientation (NSO)

    Thursday, August 23, 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
    New Student Orientation is an opportunity for all students to attend a session to understand the college lingo, college resources, and the college policies/procedure here at SPC.
  • New Student Orientation (NSO)

    New Student Orientation (NSO)

    Friday, August 24, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    New Student Orientation is an opportunity for all students to attend a session to understand the college lingo, college resources, and the college policies/procedure here at SPC.