Dr. Charles Grant: “I’ve always been a Promise Partner”

September 29, 2022
Like a salesperson, eyes twinkling, voice lowered, W.C. Cunningham closed the deal. “We’ve just formed a new college district in the area named San Jacinto Junior College,” said the Galena Park ISD superintendent. “Your son could stay home…

Alumni association seeks Grad Week volunteers

September 19, 2022
Suit-Up EventSan Jacinto College alumni, we invite you to help us welcome our soon-to-be newest members of the alumni association during Grad Week Oct. 17-20. The alumni association needs volunteers to serve at tables at these locations…

Cage named San Jacinto College Foundation Executive Director

August 1, 2022
Houston native returns as chief fundraising officer PASADENA, Texas – Robert Cage has been named executive director of the San Jacinto College Foundation. Cage comes to San Jacinto College with more than 15 years of fundraising and…

Promise student envisions bright future

April 4, 2022
  Tisha Reid is one proud mom who will not have to stress about how to pay for her son’s college education. Evan Mayes, currently a Deer Park High School senior, will join the San Jacinto College family in fall 2022 as a Promise student…

A promising future

March 10, 2022
Bianca Compean imagined San Jacinto College in her future. She just wasn’t sure whether she would need four years to finish a two-year degree.  Like many of her peers, the South Houston High School senior had one question: How could she…

Money is no object: Promise scholarship gives students debt-free start on life

February 28, 2022
Considering college, some high school graduates give up before even starting. Dobie High School senior Christian Reyes hadn’t given up, but he had plenty of reasons to. COVID-19 was causing global uncertainty. He didn’t want to pressure…