Return to Campus


The health and wellness of students, faculty, and staff of Alamo Colleges District is our highest priority. Out of an abundance of caution, St. Philip's College and all of the Alamo Colleges have made changes to the way we provide instruction and operate in light of the evolving concerns related to the coronavirus.

With safety as our top priority, we are implementing a slow and careful return to campuses.

Plan Highlights

  • Face coverings will be worn while on the campus grounds and social and physical distancing protocols will be followed.
  • Health screening and temperature checks will be required to come on to campus.
  • Distance Learning - Regularly scheduled online (distance learning) courses will be taught as they normally are.
  • Remote Learning – Classes scheduled with distinct meeting pattern days/times will be held remotely using ZOOM during their regularly scheduled class time.
  • Classes and operations will remain in distance learning or remote learning status except for designated CTE courses, up to 25% of capacity.
  • May ‘21 we will be at Level IV, 0 to 10% on-site (effective 5/3/21 – 5/30/21)
  • June ‘21 we will be at Level III, 11 to 25% on site (effective 5/31/21 – 7/5/21)
  • July '21 through the end of Summer term we will be at Level II, 26 to 50% (effective 7/6/21 – 7/23/21)
  • August '21 will be at Level II, 26 to 50% (effective 7/26/21 – 8/28/21)
  • Beginning Fall ‘21 term, we will be at Level I, 51 to 75% (effective 9/1/21 – 12/11/21)
  • Schedule an appointment for services at the Welcome Center May 3, 2021 on Monday and Thursday from 8 to 7 p.m. and Beginning July 6 , 2021 Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. See Appointment Links for more information.
  • No on-campus events will be held.
  • All meetings/training will be virtual.
  • All travel is canceled.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are classes going to be held on campus?

Most classes will be conducted remotely during the semester. Summer 2021 at 25% and Fall 2021 at 50% of courses that require hands-on learning will be offered through face-to-face or hybrid models of instruction. 

Can I come to the College any time?

Beginning May 31st on Monday and Thursday for appointmetns with Student Success and during your class time. 

Beginning July 6th Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and during your class time. 

What is the process for coming to campus?

Health screenings, including temperature checks, are required before entering any building on campus.

All health screenings are conducted in the Sutton Learning Center west entrance, with operating hours of 8-10 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. Please arrive at campus early to allow time for your required health screening.

If you or someone in your household is sick, please stay home.

Do I have to wear a mask?

Yes. Masks are required, as defined by San Antonio Metro Health:

All people over the age of 5 years old should wear a cloth face covering over their nose and mouth. Coverings may include homemade masks, scarfs, bandanas, or a handkerchief. Residents must continue social distancing while outside their home.

Please note that face coverings are a complementary strategy to other mitigation efforts. Face coverings are not a replacement for social distancing, frequent handwashing, and self-isolation when sick.

Will there be dining services on campus?

No. The cafeteria and café will be closed throughout the Fall 2021 semester, and vending machines will be disabled.

How can I contact the College?
St. Philip's College Summer Hours of Operation:  Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Welcome Center

Appointments for student services in the Welcome Center at the MLK site or Building 1 at Southwest campus are available through the SPC appointment link below.  

SPC Appointment Links

St. Philip's College IT Helpdesk
Phone: 210-486-2777
(select option 1)

Alamo Colleges District Student Hotline
Local 21ALAMO (210-212-5266)
Toll Free 1-844-20ALAMO

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