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President's Corner

St. Philip's Episcopal Church Dedication

St. Philip's Episcopal Church dedicated a commemorative stained glass window to SPC honoring the legacy of our founding church.

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St. Philip's Episcopal Church Dedication

St. Philip's Episcopal Church dedicated a commemorative stained glass window to SPC honoring the legacy of our founding church.

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"Celebrating a Saint"

The Celebrating a Saint event in St. Philip's College's Bowden Events Center included an unveiling of a Artemisia Bowden plaque and a $50,000 check donated by OCI Solar Power.

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Caricature Unveiling at The Palm San Antonio

SPC President Dr. Adena Williams Loston became immortalized on the walls of The Palm Restaurant with a caricature of her.

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Sistas in Business

Dr. Loston participated in the Sistas in Business 10th Anniversary Celebration by introducing actress and founder’s day luncheon keynote speaker Lynn Whitfield

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SPC Host the 2015 Stars Etiquette Dinner

SA Stars players Danielle Robinson and Kayla McBride joined SPC President Dr. Adena Williams Loston and local guests at Artemisia's

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SPC Receives Funds for Veterans Outreach and Transition Center

Dr. Loston participated in a press conference where State Sen. José Menéndez announced the college’s $1 million share in the award of nearly $9 million from state appropriations towards the Veterans Outreach and Transition Center.

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Bimbo Bakery Award Good Neighbor Project to SPC

Dr. Loston accepts a check for $8,344 from Bimbo Bakery as the college becomes a 2015 Bimbo Good Neighbor Project award recipient.

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Title III Go Texas Day

Dr. Loston host America's Title III Administrators with keynote speech at the Hyatt Regency in June.

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Promise Zone to Work Education and Training Initiative

Dr. Loston participated in a press conference to announce the Promise Zone to work education and training initiative focused on assisting residence of the EastPoint Promise Zone.

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Dr. Loston Commencement Speaker at Baptist University of the Américas

Dr. Loston celebrated student success as commencement keynote speaker for the Baptist University of the Américas.

Message from the President

Dr. Adena Williams Loston 

Adena Williams Loston, Ph.D.


It is indeed an honor and privilege to enter my eighth year as president of St. Philip’s College. I began my service on March 1, 2007 – the 109th birthday of this great institution. We are excited that you have sought out this legendary college to pursue your career goals.

St. Philip’s College has a very rich history that began in 1898 by such visionary giants as Bishop James Steptoe Johnston, the founder of our college, and Artemisia Bowden, who for 52 years provided unparalleled leadership in advancing this institution.

As we move forward in our second century of student empowerment and educational excellence, I invite you to explore, discover, and pursue all educational possibilities that St. Philip’s has to offer.

Explore the endless possibilities for expanding your vision and dreams.

Discover new career options, we offer 172 degrees and certificate programs.

Pursue your passions for personal growth and development. We have 117 years of history and legacy to propel us forward. In order to continue our trajectory of growth and development, we will honor our history and legacy through a credible and compelling leadership agenda.

We will honor our standing as a Historically Black College. We will honor our standing as a Hispanic Serving Institution. We will honor our commitment to providing clear pathways that will empower our students to compete and sustain themselves in a global society.

It is with clarity of purpose, a collaborative learning culture, and a focus on results that the faculty, staff and administration commit ourselves to your success. As we celebrate our past and move towards new chapters in the history of St. Philip’s College, may your experiences here be rewarding, memorable and inspiring!

Adena Williams Loston, Ph.D.