Skip to content

Explore Your Future!

We offer what you need to achieve success. Come explore and find out why so many students have decided to call one of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District the pathway to their future.

Not sure where to start? Our Career Assessment Tool can help.

 
Close
Hours
1819 N. Main St.
San Antonio TX, 78212
210-486-0559
Vertical_Bar
Close

Welcome to the TRIO Veterans Student Support Services (Project valor)!

The TRiO VSSS program is offered at no cost to students and provides additional support while at San Antonio College, in an effort to help you graduate.  Only 120 veterans students are allowed into this federally funded program!   If accepted, you will receive specialized services designed for our participants.
 
The many benefits of participating include:

  • Tutoring: tutors are available by appointment or walk-in;
  • Peer Mentor Program: peer mentoring for first year students;
  • Fall Summer Bridge: participants attending our annual “Bridge” will develop team building and leadership skills, while preparing for a successful entrance into SAC, participants will meet their mentors and other first-year TRiO students;
  • Advising & Counseling: students will meet with TRiO advisors to enhance their academic experience from first year through graduation;
  • Academic Workshops: workshops will be provided for participants to include personal growth, financial literacy, career guidance, academic skills, and scholarship search;
  • Access to Computer/Study Lab: students have exclusive access to The Lab, a computer/study lab for TRiO. 

 
Qualified applicants will have one (or more) of the following:

  • Veterans DD 214 Form to verify curent military status (no exceptions)
  • Qualifying financial status (see application)
  • First-generation status (neither parent has graduated from a 4-year institution)
  • A learning or physical disability (students have registered with SAC Student Disability Services)

Contact Information

TRiOVeterans Student Support Services Office (Project VALOR)

1891 N. Main, San Antonio, TX 78212
Oppenheimer RM. 227
210-486-1418
sac_vsss@alamo.edu
 

Dr. DeWanna W. Greer
Director
210-486-1703
dgreer13@alamo.edu 

Erica Alvarez
Certified Advisor 
210-486-1702
ealvarez32@alamo.edu

Peer Mentors
210-486-1418
sac_vsss@alamo.edu