2020 SAC Winter Semester

October 12, 2020

SAC Public Relations

Wintermester is here! 

College students who want to get a head start on the Spring semester now have a chance to get a few extra credits during SAC’s new Wintermester. 

Registration through ACES begins November 9.

This three-week term will offer an array of courses including English, Humanities, Math, and more!

All courses will be conducted online.
Enrollment Services are available for new students. Registration assistance is available for current students.
  • Registration Deadline - Wednesday, Dec. 9
  • Payment Deadline - Saturday, Dec. 12
  • Classes Start - Monday, Dec. 14
  • San Antonio College Holiday Closure - Saturday, Dec. 19, through Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021
  • Wintermester advising e-mails, sent to sac-advising@alamo.edu, will be reviewed and answered on Wednesday, Dec. 23 & Monday, Dec. 28
  • Last Day to Withdraw - Monday, Dec. 28
  • Classes End - Friday, Jan. 1, 2021
  • Regular Business Hours Resume - Monday, Jan. 4, 2021
Registration Deadline
The deadline to register for Wintermester courses is Wednesday, December 9, 2020.
Payment Deadline
The deadline to pay for Wintermester courses is Saturday, December 12, 2020.
*Spring 2021 Financial Aid Awardees: Financial Aid for Wintermester will be awarded in January with the Spring Disbursement. Payment must be made in full on payment deadline to avoid being dropped. Payment plans for spring begin with Flex I and regular 16-week Spring classes. 
Available Courses
The following courses will be offered during the 2020 Wintermester term:

Beginning College Recommendations

Course Number of Sections Course Title
EDUC 1100 1 Learning Framework
EDUC 1300 4 Learning Framework


Course Number of Sections Course Title
ARTS 1301 1 Art Appreciation
ASTR 1304 1 Solar System Lecture
BIOL 2306 1 Environmental Biology (Lec)
BUSG 2309 1 Small Business Management
CHEM 1307 1 Intro Chemistry Lecture II
CRIJ 1301 2 Intro to Criminal Justice
DANC 2303 1 Dance Appreciation
DRAM 1310 1 Intro Theatre/Appreciation
ENGL 1301 2 Composition I
ENGL 1302 2 Composition II
GOVT 2305 2 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 2 Texas Government
HIST 1301  4 United States History I
HIST 1302 4 United States History II
HUMA 1301 2 Intro to Humanities I
HUMA 2323 1 World Cultures
MATH 1314 3 College Algebra
MATH 1332 5 Liberal Arts Math I
MATH 1342 2 Elementary Statistical Methods
MUSI 1310 1 American Music
PHIL 1301 1 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 2306 1 Introduction to Ethics
PSYC 2301 3 General Psychology
SOCI 1301 2 Introductory Sociology
SPAN 1411 1 Elementary Spanish I
SPCH 1311 2 Intro To Speech Communication
SPCH 1315 1 Public Speaking
SPCH 1321 1 HNR Bus & Prof Communication


Course Number of Sections Course Title
CMSW 1327 1 Special Populations
CMSW 1353 1 Family Intervention Strategies
COSC 1301 1 Introduction to Computing
ENGL 2311 1 Technical Writing
ITSC 1301 1 Introduction to Computers
KINE 1338 1 Concepts of Physical Fitness
MDCA 1313 2 Medical Terminology
PSYC 2314 2 Lifespan Growth/Development
Who Can Register 
Any student who is eligible to register for classes for the Spring 2021 term can register to take courses during the Wintermester term.
How To Register
Students will register for Wintermester courses via ACES, the student portal.
A maximum of one Wintermester course is allowed per student. 
Registration Deadline
The deadline to register for Wintermester courses is Wednesday, December 9, 2020.
Paying for Wintermester
Wintermester classes will be billed as part of Spring 2021.  
The payment due date is Saturday, December 12, 2020.
The last day to withdraw in person without a financial obligation (100%) refund is Friday, December 11, 2020.
Wintermester Technology Support
Technology Support is available to faculty during the winter semester.
Online Tutoring through the SAC Academic Success Centers:
Online Tutoring support is available by appointment, please login to your ACES account.  For instructions, please visit the following website: www.alamo.edu/sac/tutoring and click on Remote Tutoring. 
If you are having difficulties or are needing assistance, please email us at sac-tutoring@alamo.edu.  Please provide the following information – Your Full Name, Banner ID #, course needing tutoring in, and your alamo email address.
Wintermester Academic (Tutoring) Support
Online Tutoring through Brainfuse:
Library Resources
We have library resources for you this winter semester. Click here to learn more.
Have Questions?
Contact the Office of the Deans for Academic Success at 210-486-0915.