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San Jac alumni, employees may qualify for student loan forgiveness

October 12, 2022
As of February 2022, the U.S. Department of Education is moving forward with a massive overhaul of the student loan servicing system. The Department of Education services 43.4 million student loans in its federal student loan portfolio.…

Hispanic Outlook magazine ranks San Jacinto College on Top 100 lists

October 11, 2022
  PASADENA, Texas — San Jacinto College once again is ranked in the Top 100 Colleges and Universities for Hispanics by The Hispanic Outlook on Education Magazine. San Jac was ranked third on the science technologies/technicians degree list…

Alumna Gilbert adds skills to resume to thrive in second career

October 7, 2022
  Jill Barson Gilbert’s career in environment, health, and safety spans more than 20 years. Now, through persistence and with help from San Jacinto College, Gilbert can add a degree in art and design to her resume and list of…

Professor, alumnus Parisher celebrates nearly five decades with San Jac

October 7, 2022
In fall 1975, a young Roy Parisher stepped foot on the San Jacinto College North Campus for the first time to enroll in the drafting program. Now, 47 years later, he is still walking the hallways of his alma mater but as an engineering…

Q&A with student Rebecca Parker: grandmother, business owner, and self-proclaimed workaholic

October 7, 2022
  As San Jacinto College expands its online certificate and degree programs, many students are already taking advantage of the current selection. One of these students, Beaumont resident Rebecca Parker, is returning to college to…

Board of Trustees approves 2022 property tax rates

October 4, 2022
  PASADENA, Texas — The San Jacinto College Board of Trustees approved the 2022 ad valorem property tax rate for the College District during its regularly scheduled October meeting.   The rate approved by the Board is 15.5605 cents per $…