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Thinking of coming to South Plains College?  Whether you are interested in an academic program that will transfer to a university or a technical program that will give you an associate's degree and skills to start a new career, SPC is a great choice.  You will find high quality education and career training with an added bonus - personal attention.

SPC offers you:

  • More than 100 programs of study
  • Affordable tuition and fees
  • Career programs that prepare you for success in the job market
  • State-of-the-art instructional equipment and hands-on training
  • Small classes and one-on-one training
  • A college with traditions

At South Plains College, we want you to reach your fullest potential. So we work to support you in clarifying your goals, developing your talents and skills, and challenging you to become an independent, lifelong learner.

SPC students are people who want to improve the quality of their lives. So our success at SPC is measured by the success of students. In preparing you for academic transfer or a satisfying career, faculty and staff take a personal interest in helping you achieve your educational goals.  





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The advising system at South Plains College is a continuous process designed to foster the development of the student’s successful educational plan compatible with the unique life goals of the individual student. By practicing a holistic, proactive approach, South Plains College advising creates a student-centered environment from which students emerge as independent life long learners. Speak to an advisor>>


The Testing Center is committed to maintain the highest compliance with nationally recognized professional testing standards and practices, safeguarding confidentiality of student records, and creating an optimal testing environment. More>>

Business Office

The Business Office is committed to helping students reach their ultimate goal of graduating from SPC or transferring onto a 4 year institution. Learn more >>

Financial Need

A key element in determining financial need is determining the cost to attend a particular institution for a given period of time. The Cost of Attendance is estimated to show how much it may cost a student to attend SPC for nine months (based on 12 or more hours per semester). Need Financial Aid Help>>

Tuition and Fees

SPC offers quality education at an affordable price. See how SPC is one of the most affordable community colleges in the State of Texas. Learn more >>

Cost of Attendance

View this information to learn more about the overall cost of your education.. Learn more >>


South Plains College administers a number of scholarship programs that are not limited to a specific major field of study. These scholarships are open to all eligible students. Amounts for each award vary and are dependent upon available funds. Students interested in specific activity scholarships should contact the departments listed in the activity scholarship descriptions concerning interviews, auditions or departmental scholarship applications if applicable.

How to Apply

A single online scholarship application is used to apply for all scholarships administered by South Plains College. More>>

Residence Halls

At South Plains College, residence halls are not just a place to eat and sleep; they are an integral part of college life. SPC provides full-time students, carrying 12 or more semester hours, with modern, comfortable and affordable housing. Living in a residence hall provides the opportunity to meet new friends and associate with other students from different cities, states and countries. In the process, students grow and develop as people, capable of taking on the responsibilities of living with others. More>>

About Orientation

New Student Orientation gives new students the knowledge needed to be successful as a student at South Plains College. In addition, you will meet with an academic advisor and register for classes. Each South Plains College campus has a unique orientation experience. Orientation for Summer 2024 will be held in-person and virtually. More>>

New Student Checklist

To ensure that you have a useful orientation there are a few things that must be completed before attending. If these items are not complete, you will not be able to register for classes at orientation. View Checklist>>


SPC has an outstanding record of academic quality, offering associate's degree programs, certificates and training and technical programs. View programs in our Online Catalog or view Class Offerings.


SPC News

SPC News 2024 Distinguished AlumniSPC seeks nominations for 2024 Distinguished Alumni

SPC News Albert GarciaNew SPC technical education dean recounts career path

SPC News Camp BluegrassSPC to host 37th Camp Bluegrass from July 14-19

SPC News Jazz ConcertSPC Upward Bound students to host jazz concert on July 2

SPC News Summer Songwriting ShowcaseSPC to host Summer Songwriting Showcase featuring Jake Worthington

SPC News Workforce TrainingSPC partners with ed2go to expand workforce training, reskilling opportunities


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