Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) -Lackland (LAFB)
We provide full time staffing at the JBSA -Lackland Education Office to assist you. Evening courses are open to all students (subject to background checks) however, per Department of Defense requirements, military personnel, their families and DoD personnel have priority placement for all JBSA -Lackland courses. Unfortunately, due to security requirements, we are unable to accommodate foreign students on Visas at this location.
Before engaging in any voluntary education activities, please consult your education service office regarding service-specific requirements, instructions, and/or regulations.
Online Inquiry Form
Military TA and MyCAA Tuition Rates
Fall 2017-Summer 2018:
Texas residents and those stationed in Texas; $86.00 per semester hour. All other DoD funded students; $202.00 per semester hour (does not include special tuition for certain courses, which may be covered by TA/MyCAA).
2017-2018 Tuition and Fee Schedule for DoD Funded Students
Questions regarding special tuition charges may be directed to email@example.com
NOTICE TO STUDENTS --REAL ID Act / Identification Requirements for Installation Access:
Beginning January 2018, all civilians requesting access to any Joint Base San Antonio installation (Fort Sam Houston, Randolph, and Lackland) will need to comply with the REAL ID Act of 2005 by presenting a REAL ID Act compliant form of identification for access. Acceptable forms of identification include a REAL ID Act compliant Texas Driver License, U.S. passport, U.S. passport card or other form as listed by the Department of Homeland Security.
Please contact the Site Coordinator if you have any questions.
Our staff provides many services available at the main campus. Assistance includes but is not limited to:
• Admissions and enrollment services
• Placement and Texas Success Initiative (TSI) questions
• Residency classification issues
• ACES (Student Portal) navigation assistance
• Basic financial aid assistance
• Tuition Assistance and MyCAA*
• Academic advising, Military and MyCAA* Education & Training Plans
• Graduation applications
*Military Spouse Career Advancement Account Program
Schedule of Courses:
St. Philip's College provides accelerated schedules of evening courses, supporting core curriculum, general transfer and Community College of the Air Force requirements.
Spring 2018 Course Schedule
NEW: Reserved courses for military, veterans and their dependents.
NEW: 5 Week courses at Lackland and Randolph.
Directions, Map and Access Instructions:
Only students registered for Lackland AFB courses will be sponsored onto Lackland AFB. Chaperones and drivers will not be sponsored.
All access passes will be processed at the Luke East Gate Visitor Center off Military Dr. and East Luke Blvd.
See above notice to students regarding identification requirements for installation access.
A Release of Personal Information Form is required from all registered civilian students no later than the Friday before semester start. Students will receive an email to their student accounts the Friday before semester start with information regarding installation access, to include a map and directions. Background checks are performed at the Visitor Center when the student applies for access. Questions about this process may be directed to our LAFB staff.
Pass Instructions, Directions & Map to Classrooms
Evening personnel are available Monday through Thursday 1630-2200 (only during semesters) to assist our students. Phone 210-486-7224.
General Information & Forms:
Military Enrollment Process
Consumer Information (Financial Aid Shopping Sheets)
General Enrollment Process (non-military)
Student Release of Personal Information Form
Lackland Classroom Food and Drink Policy
Visit our Military and Veterans page for more information.
Important Dates (Holidays & Office Closures):
The JBSA -Lackland Office will be closed the following dates:
November 23 & 24, 2017 Closed (Thanksgiving)
December 20, 2017-January 2, 2018 Closed (Winter Break)
Our installation offices are closed on holidays and on the weekends.