(All Soldiers must be in Uniform to In and Out Process the Education Center)
Assist with using your Army Ignited Account
General educational needs
List of Colleges in local area
Financial Aid Information
Army Ignited account information
Assist with goal setting and career paths
Assist in selecting a college
Assist in selecting a degree plan
Transcript evaluation memorandums
Test authorizations and schedules
In-Processing Briefings (All held by teleconference)
Monday: 1000, 1400
Friday: 0800, 1000, 1430
ETS/Retirement Briefings (All held by teleconference or Microsoft Teams)
Tuesday: 1100 (Microsoft Teams only) or 1300
Thursday: 1000, 1300
Attention Separating or Retiring Soldiers: Attendance is mandatory for Post 9/11 GI Bill briefing within 180 days of out-processing for separation or retirement. Per: AR 621-5, para 7-2 (p) and U.S. law (10 USC 1142). You will only be able to clear after attending the ETS/Retirement briefing held on the times listed above. You must bring your Working DD-214, copy of your orders and out-processing paperwork. All attendance for Separating and/or Retiring Soldiers is documented in the Army Ignited portal under your personal account. NO EXCEPTIONS!
Higher Education Track
Admissions process, scholarships and more.
Note: Class is open only to soldiers transitioning from the Military.
Phone: (210) 221-1738
This Testing is located at the National Test Center located in BLDG 4011A. Please contact us for more information. Scheduling is done online and Test Referral Forms are required. A fee may be required for these exams.
Army Personnel Testing (APT)
- Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB)
- Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT)
- Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI)
- Selection Instrument for Flight Training (SIFT)
- Armed Forces Qualification Test (AFCT)
- GT Predictor Test
- Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)
All testing requires preapproval through an Ed Center Counselor per AR 621-5. Once approved the Counselor will schedule your exam.
All APT testing (see list, above) requires a DA Form 4187 Testing Request/Commander's Approval. Uniform is required on day of testing. Walk-Ins are not permitted due to advance registration requirements with DMDC.
Proctored Exams are available at the National Test Center by appointment only. Contact us for more information.
Testing services are NOT available on a walk-in basis. You MUST have a testing appointment scheduled in advance. Dates for each type of exam are scheduled monthly and not available at all times.
FORT SAM HOUSTON COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVES
***Schedules may change due to special circumstances, please verify time/date with Representatives***
|Alamo Colleges||(210) 486-7224||Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
|Wayland Baptist University
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.