Book Loan Programs

Book Loan Program

The St. Philip's College Tutoring and Technology (TNT) Center Book Loan Program is now being offered year-round and is available via online reservations! Please click the button below "Online Book Reservation" to view our inventory!

Online Book Reservation

The TNT Center loans books on a first come, first served basis.

After receiving a confirmation email to your student account and to complete your TNT Center Book Loan Contract, please visit the 3rd Floor of the Center for Learning Resources (CLR) on the Martin Luther King Campus.

Book Loan Return Policy:

  • Textbooks must be returned to the Tutoring & Technology (TNT) Center by the due date listed on your TNT Center Book Loan Contract to avoid a financial hold on your student account.
  • Check your ACES email account for important information about your book loan.
  • Please keep a copy of your TNT Center Book Loan Contract for additional proof that you returned your borrowed books.

If you have any questions, please contact the Tutoring & Technology (TNT) Center at 210-486-2527 or email spc-tutoring@alamo.edu.

Failure to return borrowed text books by the stated deadline on your TNT Center Book Loan Contract will result in a financial hold being placed on your St. Philip’s College account. This would prevent you from registering for the following semester or receiving your St. Philip’s College academic transcript.

Laptop Loan Program

The Laptop Loan Program is provided to students by the St. Philip's College TNT Center in collaboration with the Center for Learning Resources. The Laptop Loan Program allows qualified students to borrow laptop computers from the Center for Learning Resources for use during a long (fall or spring) semester, saving students hundreds of dollars in college costs.

Please click the below below "Online Laptop Reservation" to reserve a laptop!

Online Laptop Reservation 

Laptop computers are limited in quantity and are lent on a first come, first serve basis. In order to be considered, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours during the current semester
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Have no academic holds
  • Have no financial holds

Processing time may take up to two or three weeks.

Students who meet the criteria and are selected to receive a laptop loan, receive an email confirmation through their student email accounts.

Calculator Loan Program

The St. Philip's College Tutoring and Technology (TNT) Center Calculator Loan Program lends standard, scientific, and graphing calculators to students on a first-come, first-served basis.

To borrow a calculator, please visit the 3rd Floor of the Center for Learning Resources (CLR) on the Martin Luther King Campus.

Calculator Loan Return Policy:

  • Calculators must be returned to the Tutoring & Technology (TNT) Center by the due date listed on your TNT Center Calculator Loan Contract to avoid a financial hold on your student account.
  • Check your ACES email account for important information about your book loan.
  • Please keep a copy of your TNT Center Calculator Loan Contract for additional proof that you returned your borrowed calculator.

If you have any questions, please contact the Tutoring & Technology (TNT) Center at 210-486-2527 or email spc-tutoring@alamo.edu.

Failure to return borrowed calculators by the stated deadline will result in a financial hold being placed on your St. Philip’s College account. This would prevent you from registering for the following semester or receiving your St. Philip’s College academic transcript.