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Welcome to St. Philip's College

St. Philip's College, founded in 1898, is a comprehensive public community college whose mission is to empower our diverse student population through educational achievement and career readiness. As a Historically Black College and Hispanic Serving Institution, St. Philip's College is a vital facet of the community, responding to the needs of a population rich in ethnic, cultural, and socio-economic diversity. 

St. Philip's News and Success Stories

St. Philip’s College is the pride of San Antonio's Eastside and our success stories prove that we are one of the 10 Most Admired Universities and Colleges and Top 20 Community Colleges in Texas.

Find out why we are the most admired college in the state.

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    SPC Hosts Grise's a farm for meme: A Discussion on Food Security and Food Sovereignty

    A farm for meme by playwright Virginia Grise is a story about a 14-acre farm in the middle of South Central Los Angeles, built in a vacant lot after the 1992 LA rebellion.
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    National Magazine Ranks SPC Among Nation's Top 100 Colleges and Universities for Hispanics

    The rankings recognize institutions that are committed to serving Hispanics' educational needs.
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    SPC Participates in First-Ever National HBCU Virtual Homecoming Celebration

    The National HBCU Virtual Homecoming 2020 has been organized by HBCUNation.org and will launch its spirited run from October 1-31.
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    SPC Professor Emeritus, Dr. William C. Davis, Hailed as a "Genius" by the Liberty Science Center

    The Genius Award is the highest honor awarded by the LSC. Davis will be recognized during LSC’s annual Genius Gala on September 21.
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    SPC’s Accelerated Certificate Programs Jumpstart Careers

    The various curriculums help students in understanding the depth of their chosen field and to walk away with the tactical skills and experiences.
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    Collision & Refinishing Technology Students Refurbish Vehicle for Veteran in Need

    The project is part of the National Auto Body Council Recycled Rides program that teams up with industry partners to refurbish and donate vehicles to individuals and service organizations in need.
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    COVID-19 Updates

    Spring break will be extended for one week for students. All classes are canceled March 16-20 as faculty and staff prepare to transition to working, teaching and learning remotely.
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Spotlight Events

  • Wintermester

    Monday, December 14

    Earn Credit for a Full Semester in Only 3 WEEKS! Wintermester Classes begin on Dec. 14, 2020, and end on Jan. 1, 2021.

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  • Commit to Complete 2020

    Monday, October 26

    Join us as we encourage our students to commit to complete with a series of virtual events supporting student success.

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  • Financial Aid Appeals

    Wednesday, November 4

    Financial Aid appeals for the Spring 2021 semester are currently being accepted via your ACES portal September 14 - November 4, 2020, after FIRST meeting with your academic advisor.

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  • Military Support Services Mini Sessions

    Monday, August 3

    Fall Classes starting every month! Online Classes!  5 Requirements, 5 Months, 1 Semester!

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All Upcoming Events

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    A Poetry Reading by Laura Van Prooyen

    Thursday, October 22, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    The Creative and Communication Arts Institute Presents A Poetry Reading by Laura Van Prooyen
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    Respiratory Care Information Session

    Thursday, October 22, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    All are invited to the Respiratory Care Information Session virtually via Zoom.
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    Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA)

    Wednesday, October 28, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) program offers up to $4,000 for eligible spouses to pay for classes leading to a degree or certificate at St. Philip’s College.
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    Occupational Therapy Assistant Information Session

    Wednesday, October 28, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Are you interested in the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program? Come to an Information Session to learn about the program.
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    Hunger Banquet 2020

    Monday, November 2
    The Hunger Banquet consists of a food drive that ultimately culminates in an interactive event that highlights poverty and its effect on food inequities.
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    Fall 2020 TACRAO Transfer Fair

    Tuesday, November 3, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Are you thinking about transferring to a 4-year university? Join us for our Fall 2020 TACRAO Transfer Fair to see what university is best for you.
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    CIMA-LSAMP: STEM Workshops and Research Opportunities: Resume Building

    Wednesday, November 4, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    CIMA-LSAMP: STEM Workshops and Research Opportunities Resume Building. Students will pick up tips and tricks for building a new resume or update an existing resume.
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    First Gen

    Sunday, November 8
    St. Philip's College observing First-Generation College Celebration on November 8, 2020.
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    Respiratory Care Information Session

    Wednesday, November 11, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    All are invited to the Respiratory Care Information Session virtually via Zoom.
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    Tres Vidas

    Thursday, November 12, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    A chamber music theatre work for the singing actress and trio based on the lives of three legendary Latin American Women: painter Frida Kahlo, activist Rufina Amaya, and poet Alfonsina Storni.