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South Texas College Campus Life

Campus Size

Large Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 18,473 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 1,108 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

57% Women
43% Men


We do not have information on athletics at South Texas College


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.0%
Black/non-Hispanic 0.3%
Hispanic 93.0%
Non-resident alien 0.6%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 1.8%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 3.3%
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Daycare on campus for children of students
  • Library on campus
  • No On-Campus Housing
  • No Meal Plan

Clubs & Organizations

Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Army ROTC

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 4
Liquor Law Violation 3
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 4
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Lisandra from Grulla, TX
  • 1
  • There are no dorms offered at South Texas College, but the commute to this college is relatively close. It's close to home anyways, so you don't really need a dorm.…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Lizbeth from Sullivan City, TX
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    There is some kind of cafe their and there are tables available. They do offer foods like pizza, burgers, etc. that you can purchase. Also, the area of the college has some food places around.

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  • 3
  • Liz from Mcallen, TX
  • I am a current student here

    It was good until Mary Elizondo fired the director of food services. I know because I asked, He told me that Mary Elizondo did this because of his sexual preference.

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  • 3
  • Ana
  • I am a current student here

    A wide variety of food options to consume are available in the cafeteria. The room is clean and tidy and decent to eat in.

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  • 4
  • Abbey from Weslaco, TX
  • I am a current student here

    STC offers homemade food. There is a breakfast and lunch menu, which have reasonable prices. In the mornings, you can expect fresh breakfast tacos, cereals, fruit cups, oatmeal, a variety of drinks, and even pizza! For lunch you can expect sandwiches, burgers, ice cream, pizza, chips, and a wide choice of candy.

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  • 4
  • Dominic from Edinburg, TX
  • I am a current student here

    There is a cafeteria building and it runs the whole good length of the day, the food is pretty pricey, but it is always hot and ready.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Lizbeth from Sullivan City, TX
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    There are some clubs available, not many. And it's not really like chosen people. People just apply and I don't think people are broken up into groups like sororities.

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  • 0
  • Abbey from Weslaco, TX
  • I am a current student here

    The Phi Theta Kappa International Society is an prestigious honor that is by invitation only. Students who are recognized with this honor have high grades and are involved with their community.

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