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    The tuition at ACD is very affordable and we also offer many resources to help pay for college. 

News and Events at the Alamo Colleges

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    Alamo Colleges District Names Macias as District 2 Trustee

    At a special board meeting tonight, the Alamo Colleges District Board of Trustees named Jose Antonio Macias, Jr. as the new District 2 trustee.
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    Alamo Colleges Kicks Off Employees Giving Back Campaign

    The campaign runs from August 19 through October 4 and is coordinated with the Alamo Colleges Foundation and United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County.
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    2019 Property Tax Rates

    The Alamo Colleges District shares information on 2019 Property Tax Rates.
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    Trustees Approve New Budget for FY2020

    The Alamo Colleges District’s Board of Trustees recently approved the district’s budget for 2019-2020, totaling $385.2 million. The overall goal of the budget is for "smart growth" to support economic and social mobility.
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    Alamo Colleges Foundation Scholarship 19-20 Deadline

    Let us help you pay for college! The Alamo Colleges Foundation offers many different kinds of scholarships. Apply now for Fall 2019-Spring 2020. The application deadline is SEPTEMBER 8, 2019. Don’t delay!
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    Alamo Colleges District Receives $1,071,249 Job Training Grant

    With a partnership with five local employers, this TWC grant will be used to provide customized training to 1,310 new and incumbent workers for industry-related topics with a focus on retail and information technology.
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    Alamo Colleges District Launches AlamoONLINE

    At a press conference today, the Alamo Colleges District literally rolled out its new online college initiative, complete with a VIA bus on site, emblazoned with an ad promoting AlamoONLINE.
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    AlamoPROMISE Steering Committee Powered By Top Local Leaders

    A blue ribbon roster of local business, education and non-profit leaders gathered today for their first meeting as the steering committee for the Alamo Colleges District’s AlamoPROMISE initiative.
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    Your Alamo Colleges District ID is Your VIA U-Pass

    Alamo Colleges District has partnered with VIA to offer the new U-Pass to all students, faculty and staff. For the Spring 2019 semester, just show your Student ID to the bus operator when boarding.
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    Alamo Colleges wins Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

    On November 15, 2018, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross named the Alamo Colleges District a 2018 recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
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The Alamo Colleges District

Our five colleges offer a vast array of programs and two-year degrees. Recent capital improvement programs have allowed us to create some of the best facilities for teaching and learning in the country. Our credits transfer to four-year universities for those pursuing bachelor’s or higher degrees. And our workforce development programs help individuals build new careers and meet the needs of business. The Alamo Colleges District empowers our diverse communities for success.

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