Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements to apply for the entry-level position of police cadet:
- Minimum of 20 years, 6 months and a maximum of 45 years
- High school diploma with a minimum of a “C” average OR a GED
- Any discharge from the United States Armed Forces other than Honorable. Uncharacterized and Entry-Level discharges may be accepted and will be assessed on an individual basis.
- Must be a U.S. citizen
- Driving record should reflect cautiousness and maturity
A complete list of the minimum requirements is available here.
Applicants must be compliant with the suitability factors defined by the City of San Antonio Fire and Police Civil Service Commission. A complete list of the disqualifications is available here.