Media Resources

San Jac promises to cover tuition costs for high school graduates

November 29, 2021
  High school seniors attending a participating high school or living within the San Jacinto College District have one fewer thing to worry about regarding their future as the College expands Promise @ San Jac scholarships. Promise is…

The U.S. Department of Education awards new grant to San Jacinto College for El Camino al Exito project

November 18, 2021
  PASADENA, Texas — The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $4.6 million, 5-year grant to San Jacinto College for HispanoSTEM: El Camino al Exito, a project designed to address the needs of Hispanic and low-income students. The goal…

State of the College celebrates past, present, and future

November 18, 2021
  PASADENA, Texas — On Friday, Nov. 12, Dr. Brenda Hellyer, San Jacinto College Chancellor, delivered the State of the College to elected officials, Board of Trustees, community members, and faculty and staff both virtually and in person…

Diversity, culture, and pride: College celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

November 16, 2021
San Jacinto College celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 - Oct. 15) at each campus with a combination of face-to-face and virtual events and activities for students, faculty, and staff. Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes the…

Mims re-elected to ACCT Board

November 5, 2021
  PASADENA, Texas – San Jacinto College Board of Trustees Member Dan Mims was recently re-elected to serve on the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Board of Directors as a Western Region representative and as Western Region…

Globetrotting alumna reaches destination thanks to curiosity and time

November 5, 2021
  At negative 40 degrees, the Celsius and Fahrenheit scales line up. Standing on the deck of a research boat in Antarctica, glaciers looming in the distance, Laura Taylor Barnett experienced this phenomenon herself. And beneath the…