Admission & Aid

The Alamo Colleges encourages students to pursue an education beyond high school and welcome all students to attend. The Colleges recognize a variety of admissions classifications. Students are encouraged to complete the application process to the College of their choice well before registration begins for the term they plan to attend the selected college for the first time.

Steps to Enroll


Special Populations

In effort to provide access to higher education for the entire community, Alamo Colleges District offers programs and support services to help individuals from all walks of life achieve their dreams by way of earning a degree.


Testing Centers

Northeast Lakeview College

Assessment Center
Student Commons Building, Room 227
Phone: 210-486-5177
Fax: 210-486-9176

Northwest Vista College

Assessment and Testing Office
Cypress Campus Center, 2nd Floor, CCC-207
Phone: 210-486-4346
Fax: 210-486-9049

Palo Alto College

Testing Center
Ozuna Library & Learning Center, OZU 143
Phone: 210-486-3444
Fax: 210-486-9220

St. Philip's College

Testing Center
MLK Campus - Welcome Enrollment Center (WEC) 207-B
Phone: 210-486-2444
Fax: 210-486-9195

San Antonio College

Assessment and Testing Office
Fletcher Administration, FAC112
Phone: 210-486-0444
Fax: 210-486-9883


Paying for College

Let the Alamo Colleges District provide information and assistance to help you pay for college and reach your educational goals.

Financial Aid

Find out the steps to apply for Financial Aid.  Our financial aid offices are here to help.

Apply for Financial Aid 



There are numerous internal and external scholarships to help you reach your goals.  Find out what scholarships are available, how to apply, and important deadlines.

See Available Scholarships


Tuition and Fees

Our tuition is the lowest in the region. See the breakdown of how tuition and fees are applied.

View Tuition and Fees



We offer opportunities for tuition payments in full and payment plans. Find an option that's right for you. 

Check Out Your Payment Options