On the heels of the signing of Mexico’s energy reform legislation by Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto, South Texas College and the Universidad Tecnológica de Gutiérrez Zamora of Veracruz signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Aug. 12 at the STC Pecan Campus in McAllen that commits both institutions to mutually support each other with cultural… [Continue Reading]

South Texas College and the Universidad Tecnológica de Gutiérrez Zamora (Veracruz) signed a collaboration agreement on Aug. 12, 2014 at the STC Pecan Campus in McAllen. Seated from left, STC President Dr. Shirley A. Reed, UTGZ President Carlos Cabaña Soto and Deputy Secretary of Education of the State of Veracruz Denisse Uscanga Méndez.

With this first implementation of a Final Payment Deadline on August 19, students are sure to have lots of questions regarding making payment arrangements to ensure their classes are not dropped.  Below are frequently asked questions with answers that are sure to help all students through this process. What happens if I don’t pay my… [Continue Reading]

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The South Texas College fall 2014 semester is fast-approaching with classes starting on August 25. In addition to preparing for the semester, students are advised to arrange their tuition payments by 5 p.m. on the Final Payment Deadline, August 19. Students who have not paid their tuition or made payment arrangements will be dropped from… [Continue Reading]

Seventeen South Texas College faculty and staff were honored by the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development and received the Excellence Award for Leadership at NISOD’s 36th Annual International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence, held at the Austin Convention Center from May 25-28. “It was an honor and a privilege to receive the… [Continue Reading]

South Texas College faculty and staff were recognized with the Excellence Award for Leadership at the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development’s 36th Annual International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence at the Austin Convention Center held on May 25-28. Among the 17 STC members honored by NISOD were, from left, Developmental English Instructor Howard Price, Psychology Instructor Dr. Janene Israel, College Success/Education Instructor Dr. Lydia Bean, Education Instructor Ana Riojas and Developmental English Instructor Angélica Cerda.

One of the biggest obstacles Rio Grande Valley college students face when they try to continue their education is transportation. In response to the community’s need, South Texas College and Valley Metro have partnered to provide free transportation between all five of STC’s campuses with the expansion of the Jag Express Intercampus bus service beginning… [Continue Reading]

The South Texas College Jag Express Intercampus bus service will begin on Aug. 18, 2014. The STC intercampus bus service will connect all of the college’s campuses and teaching centers.