Last Chance Saturday

Don’t miss your chance this Saturday to register at South Texas College for the spring semester. Come to Last Chance Saturday on Jan. 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Pecan, Mid-Valley and Starr campuses for your one-stop registration. Financial aid is still available! Advisors will be on hand to help you arrange schedules that work around your life, and help you find the budget-friendly payment plan that works for you. Classes begin on Jan. 17. STC is closed on Jan. 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Registration is also available 24/7 via JagNet and at SouthTexasCollege.edu. … Read More …

Don’t delay! Spring classes start Jan. 17

Start the new year off with a bang by registering for the upcoming Spring 2017 semester at South Texas College (STC). There’s no time to waste as classes start January 17 at all STC locations in Hidalgo and Starr County. For students who are unable to make it to campus during normal hours of operation, extended registration hours will be available at the Pecan, Mid-Valley and Starr County Campuses on Saturday, Jan. 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This is a perfect opportunity for prospective students to come to campus and received one-on-one assistance with all their registration … Read More …

Student of the Week: Corey Hinojosa

While Corey Hinojosa has always had a passion for all things mechanical, his experiences at South Texas College have given him the academic foundation to build on his real world experiences working in oil refineries. Today, Corey is an engineer in the making at South Texas College, and applies his passion towards understanding complicated concepts and texts, while envisioning a complex, meaningful career. His professors describe his voracious ability to take in information, no matter how complex, and note that his previous life experiences influence his focus and drive as a student. "You … Read More …

Mini-mesters offer chance to take accelerated college classes during Fall 2016

Think the fall semester has passed you by? Think again! There’s still time to register for classes at South Texas College with dozens of Mini-mester classes beginning in September. Mini-mesters are great for students who were unable to begin the semester in the typical fashion. They’re shorter in length and offer flexibility for a busy schedule. As an extra bonus, students can register for a Mini-mester course right up to the first day of each class. For the fall 2016 semester, mini-mesters are offered in 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 12 and 14 week sessions with the first starting on August 29 and the last … Read More …

Time is running out, but extended hours available to assist students with their registration needs.

Visit your nearest STC campus and register now before it’s too late! Time is running out to register for the upcoming Fall 2016 semester at South Texas College. There is still time for those who would like to take advantage of the 119 degree and certificate options available at STC. For your convenience, the Mid-Valley, Pecan, and Starr County campuses will also be open on all Saturdays in August from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. as well as on Sunday Aug. 28 from noon to 4 p.m. to assist with all registration needs. Bookstore hours will also be extended at the Pecan campus Monday through Friday from 8 … Read More …

Registration Round-Up aims to open doors for in-demand courses at La Joya Teaching Center, July 26

To better serve residents of Western Hidalgo County, South Texas College (STC) is now offering expanded opportunities to take courses and register for the Fall 2016 semester at the La Joya Teaching Center. A Registration Round-Up is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, July 26, at the Jimmy Carter Building located at 603 Coyote Dr. in La Joya from 2:00 p.m.to 7:00 p.m. Students and the general public are invited to attend this free event that will make the registration process more convenient and accessible. “This upcoming Registration Round-Up is an opportunity for current and new … Read More …

Extended registration hours offered for Summer II classes, July 9

South Texas College has announced that its Student Services’ hours will be extended on Saturday, July 9, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Pecan, Mid-Valley and Starr County Campuses in order to assist students who are in the process of registering for the Summer II session. Classes start on July 12. In addition to registering for Summer II, students can also receive assistance from the Advising, Counseling and Testing Departments. Financial aid specialists will be available to help students fill out their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and to assist with any other … Read More …

Register now for Fall 2016

The fall 2016 semester will be here before you know it. Students are encouraged to begin selecting their classes early to make the registration process as convenient as possible. The Fall Early Payment Deadline is July 29, and classes start a month later on Aug. 29. Students that register early have more flexibility with their schedules, allowing more time to participate in campus organizations and activities. In addition to benefitting from having flexible class schedules, registering early and setting up payment arrangements by the Fall Early Payment Deadline allows students to avoid … Read More …