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St. Philip’s College proudly announces the introduction of its first bachelor’s degree, the Bachelor of Applied Technology Degree in Cybersecurity (BAT).

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Welcome to St. Philip's College

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

St. Philip's News, Annoucements 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 most admired colleges in the state.

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    2024-2025 Alamo Colleges Student Trustee

    The 2024-2025 Alamo Colleges Student Trustee application is now open! The Student Trustee serves as an advisor to the Board and is a liaison between the students and the Board of Trustees and Chancellor.
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    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA)

    The Business Information Solutions Department is pleased to announce free Income Tax Preparation services through VITA are available on campus to the community through April 15, 2024.
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    SPC Proud Student: Cassidy Carlisle

    SPC Proud student Cassidy Carlisle shares her experience from her program of study in the Creative & Communication Arts Alamo Institute.
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    St. Philip's Colleges Honors Mary Cottier with Professor Emeritus Status

    St. Philip's College Professor Mary Cottier was named Professor Emeritus at the Alamo Colleges District Board Meeting on Dec. 19.
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    SPC Receives Transformative Million-Dollar Donation

    St. Philip’s College is thrilled to announce a transformative donation of $1 million from the regional supermarket chain and partner, H-E-B.
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    St. Philip's College among Best Colleges in Texas

    Intelligent.com has recognized St. Philip’s College as #18 in its 2024 rankings of the top 50 community colleges in Texas.
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    Student Spotlight: Trinity Adams-Martin

    St. Philip’s College Early College High School Student Trinity Adams, a determined and ambitious young woman, will graduate in May 2024 with her associate degree.
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    Graduate Spotlight : Destiny Castro

     “I feel like St. Philip’s College is home. I know I’m going to be homesick when I leave,” said student Destiny Castro as she reflects on her time at SPC.
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    Graduate Spotlight Roberta Duke

    Crossing the stage to receive an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Management and Technology from St. Philip’s College takes on an entirely different meaning for 64-year-old Roberta Duke.
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    Graduate Spotlight: Tony Sanders

    St. Philip’s College Student, Tony Sanders, a father of ten, returned to the classroom after nearly three decades.
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    Graduate Spotlight: Emily Harlbardier

    The St. Philip’s College music program played a pivotal role in reigniting the passion in Emily Harlbardier’s career choice of music.
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    SPC Offers New Bachelor of Applied Technology Degree in Cybersecurity

    St. Philip’s College proudly announces the introduction of its first bachelor’s degree, the Bachelor of Applied Technology Degree in Cybersecurity.
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    St. Philip’s College Welcomes GSVOTC New Partner

    The St. Philip’s College Good Samaritan Veterans Outreach & Transition Center (GSVOTC) proudly announces its newest partner from the Texas Veterans Commission, Pamela Nash.
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    St. Philip’s College Student Selected to participate in NASA Virtual Experience

    St. Philip’s College student Eric Meyer has been selected by the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars.
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    Dr. Loston Appointed as Commissioner

    St. Philip’s College President Dr. Adena Williams Loston was appointed by the President Biden Administration as a Commissioner to a White House Initiative.
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    SPC Earns 2023 VEERA Award

    St. Philip’s College has earned the 2023 Veteran Education Excellence Recognition Award (VEERA) – Gold Level from the Texas Veterans Commission.
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    SPC College Renames Three Buildings

    St. Philip’s College is proud to announce the renaming of three current buildings.
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    St. Philip's College ECHS Student Spotlight : Leah Hernandez

    St. Philip's Early College HS Student Recognized for being Among Small Group Participating in NASA Program.
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    Student Spotlight: Amy Hardy

    Last fall, SPC student Amy Hardy was considering dropping out, but everything changed when she got a call.
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    Alumnus Spotlight: Dr. Antonio J. Webb

    One of St. Philip’s College's notable success stories is alumnus, Dr. Antonio J. Webb.
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    SPC Announces Fulbright Scholar

    St. Philip’s College welcomes this year’s Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence, Prof. Vladimer Narsia of Ilia State University in Tbilisi, Georgia.
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    SPC Faculty Recognized by AMPEI

    SPC Faculty members Dr. Tom Manzo was recently recognized by the Asociacion Mexicana Para la Educacion Internacional (AMPEI) in Mexico.
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  • Best Community Colleges in Texas of 2023

    SPC named among the ‘Best Community Colleges in Texas of 2023’

    St. Philip’s College was recently named among the list of “Best Community Colleges in Texas.”
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    SPC Placed on Top List of HBCUs in Texas

    St. Philip’s College was named #4 on the Best Historically Black Colleges & Universities in Texas 2022 list by University Headquarters.
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Spotlight Events

  • Black History Month 2024

    Thursday, February 1

    Join us as we celebrate Black History Month through the month of February. Check out our series of events.

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  • Tiger PAWS Call for Submissions

    Thursday, January 11

    Get published and win prizes! Be an editor and compete for scholarships!

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  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance at SPC

    Tuesday, January 16

    The Business Information Solutions (BIS) Department at SPC is pleased to announce free Income Tax Preparation services.

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  • Student Laptop Check Out

    Monday, January 8

    Student Loaner laptop computers are available for immediate check out to assist students, while equipment last or is available. There are no costs involved in checking out the item.

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All Upcoming Events

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    Alive! at the Library

    Wednesday, February 21, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Join us for a theatrical event as we honor SPC history with Alive! at the Library during Black History Month.
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    Student Voices Series: History

    Wednesday, February 21, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Come and learn about Historic Preservation in the state of Texas from Cindy Coers, Chair of the Comal County Historical Commission, one of 254 county Historical Commissions in Texas!
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    Men's Basketball Game: SPC vs. TU

    Wednesday, February 21, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Join us as our SPC Tigers take on Trinity University Tigers on February 21, 2024, for a men's basketball game.
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    BHM: Celebrating the Color Purple

    Thursday, February 22, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    Join us as we celebrate the movie "The Color Purple".
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    KLRN Career Day

    Saturday, February 24, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Explore careers in S.T.E.A.M. fields with KLRN and Smart Energy Education (S.E.E.)!
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    BHM: Fireside Chat with Michele Norris

    Monday, February 26, 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
    Join us for a fireside chat with Michele Norris.
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    BHM: Fireside Chat with Michele Norris

    Monday, February 26, 7:00 PM
    Join us for a fireside chat with Michele Norris.
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    Men's Basketball Game: SPC vs. GJC

    Tuesday, February 27, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Join us as our SPC Tigers take on Gary Job Corp on February 27, 2024, for a men's basketball game.
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    HBCU Transfer

    Wednesday, February 28, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Recruiters from Top Regional HBCUs will be available to speak with students about Transferring to a traditional HBCU. Information, Admission Requirements, and Scholarship opportunities will all be available.
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    Men's Basketball Game: SPC vs. SAC

    Wednesday, February 28, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Join us as our SPC Tigers take on the San Antonio College Armadillos on February 28, 2024, for a men's basketball game.