Unlock your potential anywhere, anytime

At the heart of the city, San Antonio College offers a diverse catalog of industry-aligned degrees and programs that make reaching your goals possible.

Find your pathway to success.

Join the SAC Community

Access campus perks as an online student



Books and Beyond

Looking for a new environment for your studies? Access the SAC library for remote research support and quiet study spaces.


Mind and body sharpening

After a long day of school, stay active with access to the Candler Physical Education Center.


Tutoring on your time

Need help with homework? Access tutoring services from the Academic Success Center and Brainfuse.

Start your journey with us.

Your dreams, your degree

Pursue online excellence at a college that is a point of pride in the community.


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The power to succeed: hear Rolanda’s story

A story of resilience, determination, and the potential that’s in each of us.

"No matter your schedule, you can find classes that work for you."

Rolanda Montenegro, SAC fully online student
Watch: Rolanda shares why she attended SAC online.

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Find a program that fits your busy schedule

Each of our fully online programs allows you to learn the material on your own time.




Business Management


Human Resources Management

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Computer Programmer


Fire Science/ Fire Fighting


Criminal Justice

View more fully online programs.

Explore SAC’s newest online RN to BSN Program

Graduate in 8 or 12 months*

*The RN-to-BSN Accelerated Program is only available for full-time study now.

Elevate your education

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How to apply to Alamo Colleges

AlamoENROLL for self-starters

Apply Now

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Apply and get accepted to college!

Applying is free and easy. Visit goapplytexas.org to complete your application. 

Apply now at GoApplyTexas.org

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Make sure you have what you need before you begin your application.

View Application FAQs


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Most students qualify for financial aid. 

Learn about applying for aid

Next Steps

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Access Student Portal

The Alamo Colleges District uses ACES as the online student portal for all of your information and can be accessed at aces.alamo.edu.

  • You will receive your ACES login information via email within 3-5 days of submitting your ApplyTexas application.
  • Be sure to complete the AlamoENROLL GoFAARR and Test Prep modules located in the "Start Here" tab.
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Select the link in the top-right corner of ACES to access your student email.

Submit Documents

You’ll need to gather and submit several important documents, including:

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You don’t have to wait to gather your paperwork. Start submitting these as soon as you apply. 

Get Registered

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Orientation and Registration

Celebrate your transition to college! You'll learn more about your college programs and services at New Student Orientation (NSO), which is required for all new and transfer students.

Once you attend NSO, you'll be able to meet with an advisor and register for classes. 

Learn more about NSO 

Make Payment

After you’ve registered, you’ll need to make sure your tuition has been covered by financial aid or your payments have been made to avoid having your classes dropped. 

View Registration and Payment Calendar

Questions about paying for college?

Learn more about Paying for College

Support designed with your success in mind


Online Programs

Find programs to prepare yourself for future success.

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Online Course Offerings

Choose from several of our online course offerings.

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Academic Student Support

Benefit from personalized support and resources.

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Get the support that's made for you

We know how getting started feels, so we're here to help. Chat with us here or fill out this form to connect with us.


AlamoONLINE Enrollment Coaches can

• Help you start the application process.

• Guide you in the enrollment process for fully online courses.

• Connect you to registration with a college advisor.

• Refer you to services available to online students.

Contact us today.


(210) 485-0110



About AlamoONLINE

What "fully online" means for you

You can earn your college degree or credential online with a learning style that fits you best. Our five Alamo Colleges offer online courses in two learning modes:

Asynchronous online learning
Students access their courses each week at any time.

Synchronous online learning
Students log in and participate in class at a specified time each week via Zoom or video conference.

No matter which mode you select, our Alamo Colleges are here to ensure you meet your goals.

Frequently Asked Questions

At the Alamo Colleges District

AlamoONLINE represents the range of opportunities for students pursuing degrees, certificates, or other offerings delivered 100% online from:

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spc-parapet.png St. Philip’s College

sac-parapet.png San Antonio College

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