Transient Students

STEP 1: Complete and submit your admission application at

Visit to apply for admission. Allow 3-5 business days for processing.

STEP 2: Submit all official college transcripts

Official, sealed documents can be submitted in person, mailed to

San Antonio College
Admissions & Records-FAC 216,
1819 N. Main Ave.,
San Antonio, Texas

or sent electronically from your previous institution.

STEP 3: Log in to your ACES student account

Visit 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.
STEP 4: Complete all of the necessary modules on your ACES account

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.

STEP 5: Submit proof of your Bacterial Meningitis vaccine, if applicable

Texas state law requires that all entering students, under the age of 22, show evidence of receiving a bacterial meningitis vaccination during the five-year period prior to enrollment; the law allows for a few exemptions. Submit all necessary documents to Magnus Health, including a $10 processing fee, by clicking the "Submit Documents" link on your ACES "Start Here" tab.

STEP 6: Register for classes with Transient Advisors

Visit the Moody Learning Center (1st Floor) to meet with a transient advisor to register for classes. Please present the attached card at the bottom of this page when you arrive.

STEP 7: Remember to pay your bill on time or your classes will be dropped

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.

Dates and Deadlines

While SAC enrolls students year-round, there are several parts of terms and specific deadlines for each. Be sure to pay close attention to all the application, registration and payment deadlines!



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Visit us at the Tino & Millie Duran Welcome Center or in the Fletcher Administration Center’s Info or Web Center to get started!

General Office Hours
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Late Nights and Saturdays
Tuesdays open until 7 p.m.
First Saturday of the month open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

August and January

Open Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday



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