Lackland AFB, TX - Educational ServicesThe Lackland Air Force Base Education Center is located at 1550 Wurtsmith Street, Suite 5. The Education Office offers testing facilities for college courses as well as two- and four-year programs for both undergraduate and graduate degrees. The education office also offers basic skills education classes and tuition and financial aid assistance to active-duty military personnel and their families. For more information regarding services offered by the Lackland Air Force Base Education Center, call 210-671-2895 or DSN 473-2895.
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The focal point for all college education programs at Lackland is the Education Services Flight. Professional guidance counselors are available for both active duty and dependents on an appointment basis. Complete testing facilities are available to include CLEP, DANTES, Excelsior, SAT/ACT, and other specialized tests.
Information pertaining to financial aid is available to all personnel. Tuition assistance is authorized for active duty personnel. A number of colleges and universities provide on-base courses and programs for both personal and career needs. Information and counseling about these programs, as well as those available within the San Antonio community, are available from the on-base Education Services Flight or by contacting the colleges directly.
Military members and their families are eligible for resident tuition rates at Texas state schools and universities. To qualify, be prepared to take a copy of the military member's orders, proof of residence, or any other documentation the admissions office may require.
The Airman and Family Readiness Flight can provide information on scholarships, grants, and other financial aid for college counseling for family members. Information on adult continuing education classes is also given by the A&FRF.