Information Technology Services

Our mission is to provide the highest quality technology-based solutions and services, in the most cost-effective manner, to facilitate student success and performance excellence.

Information Technology Services comprise of five areas all working together to ensure the highest quality technology experience.

  • Network and Operation
  • IT Project Management
  • Application and Systems
  • Client Services
  • Enterprise IT Risk and Security Management

The Information Technology Services departments report to and are led by the District Director of Information Technology Services.


  • Wired and Wireless Network Access
  • Internet and Intranet Website Administration
  • Help Desk Services
  • Instructional Technology and Learning Management
  • Administrative Systems and Reporting
  • Information and Storage Administration
  • Client Hardware and Software Support
  • Email Administration
  • Conferencing and Collaboration
  • Telephony
  • Portfolio and Project Management


District Information Technology Services administers the exterprise need for technology in fulfilling the Alamo mission.  It is the goal of IT Services to provide reliable, available and secure network and information resources to students, faculty, staff, administroators and to the community.  IT Services remains committed to delivering robust solution and services effectively and efficiently.


  • Canvas Online Learning

    The official learning management system of the Alamo Colleges.

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    Technology Deals

    Alamo Colleges Now Offering Every Student, Faculty and Staff access to Microsoft full Office Suite.

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    Web Browser Checklist

    ACES and Canvas Browser Checklist

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  • Help Desk is the central point of contact for all technology needs. Contact us by phone, email or visit.

    Contact Us

    District Helpdesk Information

    Phone: 210-485-0555 Option 4
    Out of Town Students: 866-493-3947 (toll free)
    Email: helpdesk

    Hours of Operation

    Monday – Friday 8 am – 12 am
    Saturday 9 am – 9 pm
    Sunday 11 am – 12 am

    Winter break holiday hours will begin Dec. 19th and run through Jan. 1st. The DSO Support Central will be open 8am - 8pm Sunday - Saturday but closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. On Jan 2nd Support Central will be back to their normal schedule.

    Caller Checklist

    When calling, please have the following information readily available

    • Last four digits of SSN
    • ACES ID
    • Date of Birth
    • Banner ID


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