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Founded in 1985 from the desire to provide higher education to residents of south San Antonio, Palo Alto College has spent more than 35 years serving over 150,000 individuals throughout San Antonio, Bexar County, and surrounding counties.

On Campus News

The latest news, important announcements, and success stories from Palo Alto College

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    PAC named among best community colleges in state has recognized Palo Alto College in four categories of its 2024 rankings of the top online programs in the U.S.
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    Palo Alto College celebrates launch of new dental hygiene program

    Alamo Colleges District-Palo Alto College celebrated the launch of its Dental Hygiene Program with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held at the newly established state-of-the-art dental hygiene clinic on Friday, Nov. 17. 
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    PAC joins TX FAME project to support talent pipeline in advanced manufacturing

    Palo Alto College has partnered with the Texas Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (TX FAME) to support an innovative workforce development program. This fall, PAC welcomed its inaugural cohort of 19 students.
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    PAC receives 2023 FamilyU Seal for exemplary support to parenting students

    Palo Alto College has been recognized as a 2023 FamilyU Seal recipient, a distinction that celebrates institutions committed to providing exceptional support to parenting students.
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    New Dental Hygiene Program begins classes

    Palo Alto College is thrilled to announce the start of classes for its highly anticipated Dental Hygiene Program.
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Spotlight Events

  • Winter Break

    Thursday, December 21

    Palo Alto College and the entire Alamo Colleges District will be closed for the Winter Break from Dec. 21, 2023, to Jan. 3, 2024, with the exception of limited services Dec. 27-29. AOffices will re-open on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024.


Upcoming Events

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    Tutoring Services Open House

    Wednesday, February 7, 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
    Take a tour, meet your PAC tutors, learn about the resources offered, check out our upcoming events, and grab some swag!