Fort Sam Houston

To our military-connected students; before engaging in any voluntary education activities, please consult your education service office regarding service-specific requirements, instructions, and/or regulations.

Admissions & Advocacy Checklist

St. Philip's College provides advocacy, information, and enrollment services for military-connected students on behalf of the Alamo Colleges. Evening courses are scheduled at Fort Sam Houston for the convenience of our military and Department of Defense students.  Civilians are welcome as space permits, but due to security requirements, we are unable to accommodate foreign students on Visas at this location. Active military have priority enrollment for all courses at Fort Sam Houston.

Online Inquiry Form

Military TA & MyCAA Tuition Rates

Texas residents & those assigned to duty in Texas; $99 per credit hour
Those assigned to duty outside of Texas; $215 per credit hour

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Questions regarding special tuition charges may be directed to

Evening Program Information

St. Philip's offers evening courses at Fort Sam Houston and civilian students are welcome however, military and DoD students have priority for all Fort Sam classes. All visitors to Fort Sam Houston are subject to background checks. 

An Authorization for Release of Personal Information form is required from all students, including active military and dependent family members, and must be received at the time of registration. Students without DoD ID cards must be registered no later than 10 days prior to the first day of class. 

Spring 2019 JBSA -Fort Sam Houston Schedule

Students will be considered for registration into JBSA courses based upon a priority order set by the Department of Defense Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (DoD MOU).  Consideration for groups 2-5 may be given early, dependent upon enrollments.

Spring Flex I Priority Registration Dates for JBSA Courses

Group 1 Active Service Members; Priority
Group 2 Federally Funded DoD Civ. Employees; 7 Jan 2019
Group 3 Servicemember Dependents & DoD Civilians; 8 Jan 2019
Group 4 Military Retirees; 9 Jan 2019
Group 5 Civilian/All others; 10 Jan 2019

Spring Flex II Priority Registration Dates for JBSA Courses

Group 1 Active Service Members; Priority
Group 2 Federally Funded DoD Civ. Employees; 3/4/19
Group 3 Servicemember Dependents & DoD Civilians; 3/5/19
Group 4 Military Retirees; 3/6/19
Group 5 Civilian/All others; 3/7/19

Map and Directions to Fort Sam Houston

Reserved ONLINE Classes for Military, Vets & Dependents

Online & Campus Reserved Course Registration Request Form


Available Services

Our staff provides many services available at the main campus. Assistance includes but is not limited to:

• Admissions and enrollment services
• GoArmyEd assistance
• Placement and Texas Success Initiative (TSI) questions
• Residency classification issues (Military Verification Forms)
• ACES navigation 
• Basic financial aid
• Tuition Assistance & MyCAA
• Military & MyCAA Education & Training Plans

Advocacy Information & Forms

Admissions & Advocacy Checklist

Consumer Information (Financial Aid Shopping Sheets)
Paying for College (CFPB)
Student Loan Information (CFPB)
College Scorecard
College Navigator

If you have questions or would like assitance with any of the above tools, please contact our Military Support Team and we'll be happy to assit you.  Email:

Contact Information

SPC Representative
Allison Joubert

Evening Personnel 
Mario Oliveira, Admin. Svcs. Spec.

Office Hours (except holidays)
Last walk-in seen at 1530

Classroom Location
Air Force Education Bldg.
Trailer 4011A
2427 Hood St.
Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234

Office Location
Army Education Center
Bldg. 2248; Second Floor, Rm 207
2478 Stanley Road
Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234