ISS Housing & Insurance


San Antonio College does not offer on-campus housing. International students are responsible for making their own living arrangements. Housing generally needs to be arranged after a student has arrived in San Antonio. It is recommended students arrive in San Antonio at least 4 weeks before the start of classes in order to find suitable living accommodations and to make the necessary rental and transportation arrangements.  

Transportation Information

International Student Health Insurance

The Alamo Colleges does not provide health insurance; therefore, internationals students must purchase the health insurance individually for duration of your program of study at San Antonio College. The cost of healthcare in the United States is extremely high. Health insurance can help protect international students and their dependents from the high cost and out of pocket expenses. You are strongly advised to purchase a comprehensive health care plan that covers preventive care such as routine exams.

Listed below is a list of companies you can purchase your health insurance from; however, you can select a different insurance as long as it provides comprehensive health care coverage.

For questions about the health care plans, you should contact the insurance company.