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We offer what you need to achieve success. Come explore and find out why so many students have decided to call one of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District the pathway to their future.

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Alamo Colleges Education Services is a secure portal connecting Faculty, Staff & Students to Academic Resources, Email, and other Online Resources.

Support Contacts Helpdesk (210) 485-0555 Weather Line (210) 485-0189


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Alamo Colleges' Library Information

St. Philip's College
• MLK Campus Library
• Southwest Campus Library

Welcome to the Alamo Colleges!

 If at any time you require assistance or have questions, please contact our Military Support Team at

Get More for Less:

We offer low, competitive rates.  Our affordability extends the value of both TA and Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) funding.

DoD/MyCAA Tuition and Fee Contract Rate
Cost of Attendance
Tuition & Fees
Paying for College (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau)
College Navigator
Consumer Information (Financial Aid Shopping Sheets)
College Scorecards
Financial Services at our Colleges

If you would like assistance using or understanding any of the tools above, please contact your college Advisor or our installation site representative.

The Choice is Yours:

 The Alamo Colleges have a vast selection of degree and certificate options.

Career Coach
Free College Placement Skills Training (online)
Free Math, Reading and Writing Reviews and Test Prep
College Catalogs
Schedule of Classes
Career and Placement Center
General Enrollment Process (non-Military/Veterans)

Military Transfer Students Process  

Continuing Education/Workforce Opportunities


TA and MyCAA Funded Students:

  • Tuition Assistance (TA) and Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) funded students have a separate tuition rate.


Military Tuition Assistance (TA)
Veterans Education Benefits (VA)
Military Spouse Financial Assistance (MyCAA)
Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Scholarship Information

Payment Deadlines & Paying for Courses:

Students must be paid in full, enrolled in a payment plan or have an approved payment extension* by the payment deadline to avoid being dropped from all courses.  Tuition & Fees are due for all registered courses, for all parts of the term (16 week, start II, flex I, flex II, etc.) on a payment deadline.
  • Payment by TA or MyCAA
    • Students with approved TA or MyCAA funding must submit documents for processing
    • Approved TA/MyCAA forms may be submitted by email to or in person to the college Bursar/Business Office
    • All information on TA/MyCAA documents must be correct
    • Forms with incorrect information will not be accepted
  • Payment extensions for students with pending TA or MyCAA funding*
    • Occasionally payment deadlines occur before you are eligible to request TA/MyCAA or before your funds are approved
    • Payment extensions may be granted until the last payment deadline before semester start
    • Payment Extension Request* 
      Payment extensions are not processed on the weekends
  • Students are responsible for paying all charges not covered by TA or MyCAA by the payment deadline
    • Payments by credit, debit or check are made through your student account
    • Cash payments are made in person at the college Bursar/Business Office

Texas Benefits & Programs for Military & Veterans:

Be aware of benefits and programs available to you. 

Military and Veteran Benefits in Texas
College for all Texans 
Texas Veterans Commission 

Alamo Colleges Installation Offices

Fort Sam Houston
Bldg. 2268, Room 207
View SPC at Fort Sam Houston

Lackland Air Force Base
Bldg. 5725, Room 144
View Lackland AFB

Randolph Air Force Base
Bldg. 208, Room 10
View Randoloph AFB

Email Questions to:

College Veterans Affairs Offices

Northeast Lakeview College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
Student Commons Welcome Center

Northwest Vista College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
CCC Room 110

Palo Alto College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
PC Room 111

St. Philip's College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
WEC Room 205

San Antonio College
View College Veterans Affairs Office
MLC Room 171