"Walk In Your Passion"

St. Philip’s College empowers our diverse student population through educational achievement and career readiness.

See What St. Philip's College Has to Offer

St. Philip's College offers an array of programs and areas of study.
or

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.

  • image

    Earn FREE Summer Classes

    The Summer Momentum Plan allows students who earn 18-24 credit hours in the Fall and Spring semesters at any of the five colleges at the Alamo Colleges District, to get three to six FREE credit hours in the Summer 2019 semester.
    Read more
  • image

    SPC's sixth Piper Professor is Gregory Charles Hudspeth, Ph.D.

    SPC's sixth Piper Professor Gregory Charles Hudspeth, Ph.D., to be honored May 10 ...
    Read more
  • image

    Spring 2019 Graduation

    Record number of graduates: SPC Spring 2019 Graduation Ceremony...
    Read more
  • image

    SPC is one of the Top 10 2019 Best Community Colleges in Texas List

    The internet loves SPC’s A-plus online programs again: St. Philip’s College ranked number nine statewide in a guide to online schools 2019 Best Online Community Colleges in Texas…
    Read more
  • image

    Your Alamo Colleges District ID is Your VIA U-Pass

    Alamo Colleges District has partnered with VIA to offer the new U-Pass to all students, faculty and staff. For the Spring 2019 semester, just show your Student ID to the bus operator when boarding.
    Learn More
  • image

    High Marks for Academic and Student Success at SPC

    St. Philip's College ranked highly among postsecondary institutions that confer the most degrees to students of color by Diverse: issues in Higher Education…
    Read more
  • image

    Alamo Colleges wins Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

    On November 15, 2018, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross named the Alamo Colleges District a 2018 recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
    Learn More

Spotlight Events

  • Memorial Day Ceremonies

    Monday, May 27, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Join us as we remember and honor heroes during our Memorial Day Ceremonies on Monday, May 27, 2019.

    image
  • Independence Day Holiday: College Closed

    Thursday, July 4, College Closed

    All Alamo Colleges District campuses will be closed on Thursday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.

    Independence Day Holiday: College Closed
  • New Student Convocation (NSC)

    Thursday, August 22, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Students and their families are encouraged to attend this day of information and fun at the New Student Convocation (NSC) on Thursday, August 22, 2019, from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM.

    New Student Convocation (NSC)

All Upcoming Events

  • image

    Spirit Day

    Wednesday, May 29, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Help us celebrate Spirit Day at St. Philip's College! Wear your SPC blue!
  • image

    Welcome Week at the MLK Campus - Summer I 2019

    Monday, June 10, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    SPC welcomes all students to the new Summer I 2019 semester during Welcome Week with helpful information at our Welcome Tents/Tables.
  • image

    Welcome Week at the Southwest Campus - Summer I 2019

    Tuesday, June 11, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    SPC welcomes all students to the new Summer I 2019 semester during Welcome Week with helpful information at our Welcome Tents/Tables.
  • image

    Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Information Session

    Tuesday, June 11, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    All are invited to attend the following SPC Health Science Program, Physical Therapist Assistant information sessions in the SPC Center for Health Professions.
  • image

    Spirit Day

    Wednesday, June 12, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Help us celebrate Spirit Day at St. Philip's College! Wear your SPC blue!
  • image

    40th Juneteenth Parade

    Saturday, June 15, 8:00 AM - 12: 00 PM
    Join us on Saturday, June 15, 2019, as St. Philip's College participates in the 40th Anniversary of the Juneteenth Parade starting at Sam Houston High School and ending at Commanche Park #2.
  • image

    Spirit Day

    Wednesday, June 19, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Help us celebrate Spirit Day at St. Philip's College! Wear your SPC blue!
  • image

    Spirit Day

    Wednesday, June 26, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Help us celebrate Spirit Day at St. Philip's College! Wear your SPC blue!
  • image

    Welcome Week at the MLK Campus - Summer II 2019

    Monday, July 15, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    SPC welcomes all students to the new Summer II 2019 semester during Welcome Week with helpful information at our Welcome Tents/Tables.
  • image

    Welcome Week at the0 Southwest Campus - Summer II 2019

    Tuesday, July 16, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    SPC welcomes all students to the new Summer II 2019 semester during Welcome Week with helpful information at our Welcome Tents/Tables.