Fort Sam Houston
In response to the Coronavirus COVID-19, all face to face student services at Lackland, Randolph and Fort Sam Houston has been suspended. All Joint Base San Antonio classes have been temporarily converted to distance learning until further notice. Registration for JBSA courses will continue via online and registration request through email, in accordance with DoD registration priority order. See course notes in the online schedule through ACES for more information.
You may reach the Military Support Services team by phone, Monday-Friday from 0800-1700 at the following numbers:
For fastest service during this time, email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Fort Sam Students||Ms. Allison Joubert||(210) 486-2004|
|Lackland Students||Mr. Javier Barron||(210) 486-7224|
|Randolph Students||Ms. Cynthia Jaime||(210) 486-2901|
|General Information||Ms. Sarai Duran||(210) 486-2001|
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.
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 has priority enrollment for all courses at Fort Sam Houston.
DoD Tuition & Fee Information
Texas residents & those assigned to duty in Texas; $99 per credit hour
Those assigned to duty outside of Texas; $215 per credit hour
Questions regarding these rates may be emailed to our Military Support Services Team at email@example.com.
Payment Deferment Requests
Students with delayed TA/MyCAA/VA funding may request to secure courses and delay payment by submitting a Payment Deferment Request.
Questions regarding special tuition charges may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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.
Priority Registration Groups for JBSA Courses
Group 1 Active Service Members; Priority
Group 2 Federally Funded DoD Civ. Employees
Group 3 Servicemember Dependents & DoD Civilians
Group 4 Military Retirees
Group 5 Civilian/All others
Reserved Courses for Military Affiliated Students
St. Philip's College schedules online and campus courses reserved for our military, veteran and dependent students and are listed in the online schedule as Reserved-Mil/Vet/Dependents on the far right in the schedule.
Our staff provides many services available on 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
Students with delayed TA/MyCAA/VA funding may request to secure courses and delay payments by submitting a Tuition & Fees Payment Deferment Request.
- 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 assistance with any of the above tools, please contact our Military Support Team and we'll be happy to assist you. Email: email@example.com
Office Hours (Aug - May)
Summer Hours (June & July)