Course instruction will be offered via online and hybrid distance learning modes of instruction for the Summer II Session, with courses meeting synchronously at scheduled times via Zoom or Teams. For the safety of our students and community, the May 2020 Graduation Ceremonies will be provided in a virtual format via YouTube on Saturday, July 11th. Visit our COVID-19 FAQs page for more information. SWTJC will observe summer hours through Friday, July 31st. Office hours will be Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. The current work from home environment is still in place unless instructed otherwise.

Carl D. Perkins Student Support Services

Carl D. Perkins Application

To apply for assistance, you need to complete an application and provide copies of the listed documents on the application. Applications and further information can be found at campus Administration buildings or by downloading below: 

Applications for the Summer I & II Sessions will be accepted now until May 10, 2020.

Completed application and documents can be dropped off at the nearest campus; Uvalde, Crystal City, Del Rio, Eagle Pass, or scanned and emailed to the following address

All scanned documents should redact any social security number prior to submittal.

Funds are on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Carl D. Perkins Qualifications

Qualified career and technical education students are eligible to receive funds for student support services under public Law 101-392. To help determine your eligibility, please complete this form. Allocations will be determined by the number of participants and the availability of funds.

You may qualify for assistance from this grant if you are enrolled in a Technical Program and can show economic need. 

  • Individual with Disabilities
  • Individual from economically disadvantaged family, including low-income youth and adults
  • Individual preparing for non-traditional field
  • Out-of-workforce individual
  • English Learner
  • Homeless individual
  • Youth who is in, or has aged out of the foster care system
  • Youth with a parent who is a member of the armed forces and is on active duty

Carl D. Perkins Assistance

The Carl D. Perkins Grant offers assistance in the following areas:

  • Career Counseling
  • Childcare Expenses
  • Textbook Lending Library
  • Transportation and Fuel Assistance
  • Tutoring Services
  • Academic and Technical Preparation Assistance

Campus Information Offices

Uvalde Campus Information Offices
Angie Garza Johnny Guzman
(830) 591-2926 (830) 591-7264

Del Rio Campus Information Office

Angie Garza
(830) 591-2926

Eagle Pass Campus Information Offices
Ana L. Oca Aracely Gonzalez
(830) 758-4144 (830) 758-4120

Technical Programs

Southwest Texas Junior College offers one-year certificates and two-year degrees in the following programs:

Administrative Information Technology
Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
Associate Degree in Nursing
Automotive Body Technology
Automotive Technology
Aviation Maintenance
Child Development
Computer Information Systems
Criminal Justice
Diesel Technology
Emergency Medical Services
Law Enforcement Academy
Patient Care Technician
Radiologic Technology
Vocational Nursing
Welding Technology
Wildlife Management