A transient student, also known as a visiting or non-degree student, refers to an individual who enrolls in courses at a college or university with the intention of earning credit without pursuing a degree from that institution.
View our course schedule and earn credits towards your degree at an affordable price.
Transient Student Steps to Enroll
Visit applytexas.org to apply for admission. Allow 3-5 business days for processing.
Official, sealed documents can be submitted in person, mailed to
San Antonio College
Admissions & Records
1819 N. Main Ave.
San Antonio, Texas
or sent electronically from your previous institution.
Visit alamoaces.alamo.edu to access your ACES account. Click "Get My ACES Username" and follow the instructions for the default password to log in for the first time. Contact the help desk at 210-486-0777, option 7 for assistance.
- Activate Your Navigate Checklist
Click "Start Here" tab, then "Navigate" to access your personalized enrollment checklist.
Click on your ACES "Start Here" tab to complete the Go FAAR module. For technical assistance with the modules, contact the help desk at 210-486-0777, option 7.
Submit proof of Bacterial Meningitis vaccination, during the five-year period prior to enrollment.
Transient (visiting) students are able to meet with advisors through in-person and virtual (Zoom) drop-ins only.
Make tuition payments with cash in person at the Business Office (FAC 201) or with a credit card online via your ACES account. Pay in full or set up an installment plan before the deadlines to avoid being dropped.
Enrollment / Admissions
Residency & Records
Student I.D. Center
Hours of Operation (Fall 2023)
Monday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
First Saturday of the Month: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Fletcher Administration Building (FAB)
1819 N Main Ave
San Antonio, TX 78212
Phone: (210) 212-5266