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News and Events at the Alamo Colleges

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    Three Alamo Colleges Named Most Promising Places to Work

    Three of the Alamo Colleges have been named as 2021 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges in the nation by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education magazine.
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    St. Philip’s College Added to University Health Vaccine Sites

    Alamo Colleges – St. Philip’s College, the 123-year-old Pride of the East Side, has been selected as the newest site for University Health to offer free COVID-19 vaccinations to the community.
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    Alamo Colleges Pathways Project Saves Students $374 Million

    ACD announced major news about the success of its innovative pathways program that allows students to transfer to a university without losing credits or taking extra courses to get their bachelor’s degree.
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    Train for Jobs SA

    The Alamo Colleges District has partnered with the City of San Antonio to launch the Train for Jobs SA Program, a training, and education program designed to get people back to work.
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    ACD stands with our Asian, Asian-American & Pacific Islander Communities

    ACD stands in solidarity with our Asian, Asian-American and Pacific Islander communities after the horrific murders in Atlanta and the anti-Asian hate speech and vandalism at the Noodle Tree restaurant in northwest San Antonio.
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    Alamo Colleges Honored as one of the Top 45 Colleges and Universities in Texas

    ACD has been recognized by Intelligent.com, a trusted resource for higher education planning, as one of the Top 45 Colleges and Universities in Texas for 2021.
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    Alamo Colleges Named a Top Community College by Intelligent.com

    The Alamo Colleges District has named been named one of the Top 50 Community Colleges for 2021 by Intelligent.com and was also honored as the best community college network in the nation.
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    Alamo Colleges Foundation Scholarship 21-22 Deadline

    The Alamo Colleges Foundation offers many different kinds of scholarships. Apply now for Fall 2019-Spring 2020. The priority application deadline is April 5, 2021. Don’t delay!
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    Alamo Colleges District One of Two Winners of National 2021 Technology Leadership Award

    ACD is one of only two winners in North America to be recognized for the Tambellini Technology Leadership Award.
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    Alamo Colleges Response to Governor’s Mask Order Prioritizes Safety

    In response to the executive order lifting the state’s mandate on wearing face coverings to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Alamo Colleges will continue to observe its health and safety protocols already in place.
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    Alamo Colleges Extends AlamoPROMISE Deadlines for Fall 2021

    In response to the needs of our community, we are extending the AlamoPROMISE deadlines for current eligible high school seniors who wish to enroll for Fall 2021.
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    Alamo Colleges Partners with UTSA for $5 million Grant

    ACD is partnering with UTSA, which has been awarded a $5 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support community partnerships focused on advancing a more democratic society through racial justice and social equity.
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    New Partnership Gives Alamo Colleges’ Students Easy Access to Health Care

    Wellness 360, a new partnership with UT Health San Antonio, offers Alamo Colleges' students access to primary health care.
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    Alamo Colleges Announces $1 Million Gift from Malú and Carlos Alvarez

    In celebration of our 75th anniversary, the Alamo Colleges District is excited to announce a $1 Million gift from Malú and Carlos Alvarez to establish the Alvarez Challenge Grant.
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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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