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Welcome to ACES

Alamo Colleges Education Services is a secure portal connecting Faculty, Staff & Students to Academic Resources, Email, and other Online Resources.

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 The hard work is done.  Now it's time to make sure you get the reward!  Complete the following steps to become a "SAC Proud" graduate.  But first, be sure to make note of the important dates listed on the right.

STEP #1:  COMPLETE THE GRADUATION PACKET

Meet with an advisor and complete the SAC Graduation Packet.  Liberal Arts Majors are advised in the Counseling Center (MLC 1st  floor).  All other majors are advised within their department.

The Graduation Packet Includes:

Graduation Packets must be complete, and it should be submitted to Admissions & Records in FAC 216 by the deadline.

STEP #2:  APPLY FOR GRADUATION ON ACES

Graduation Packets must be complete, and it should be submitted to Admissions & Records in FAC 216 by the deadline.

Are you ready to graduate?   Complete the online application for graduation on aces.alamo.edu.

  • Login to ACES
  • Enter USER NAME
  • Enter PASSWORD
  • Select STUDENT tab
  • Select WEB SERVICES
  • Select STUDENT & FINANCIAL AID
  • Select APPLY TO GRADUATE
  • Select TERM (Spring 2016)

 Who can apply?  Students in their final semester of completing a degree should apply for graduation.  View eligibility criteria.  

STEP #3:  CAP & GOWN PICKUP  

If you want to participate in the Commencement Ceremony, you must pick up your cap and gown to confirm your attendance.

 You can pick up your cap and gown starting Monday March 28, 2016 through Friday April 1, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Duran Welcome Center.

STEP #4:  ATTEND THE COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY

Students are encouraged to participate in the SAC Commencement Ceremony.  The event takes place Saturday, May 14, 2016 and honors all students who have met their academic goal.
 
You must pick up your cap and gown to confirm your participation in the Commencement Ceremony.

For more details about the Commencement Ceremony, click here.  

STEP #5:  RECEIVE YOUR DEGREE / DIPLOMA

Degrees/Certificates are posted to the student account in ACES 30 days after the end of the semester.  If you are expecting to receive an award, check your ACES account at that time.

Diplomas will begin being mailed approximately 60 days after the end of the semester.

 

2015-16 Important Dates & Deadlines

Monday, March 11, 2016
Spring 2016 Graduation Packet due w/advisor

Sunday, November 15, 2015 -Sunday, March 20, 2016
Spring 2016 Graduation online application opens on ACES

Cap & Gown Pickup

Monday March 28, 2016-Friday April 1, 2016 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm in the Duran Welcome Center

Students can still pick up their cap & gown at Admissions and Records, M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Commencement Ceremony 

Saturday May 14, 2016

June/July
Degrees/Certificates Awarded & Diplomas Mailed    


 Email:   sac-grad@alamo.edu