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ACC closed Monday in observance of Labor Day

ACC closed Monday in observance of Labor Day
Austin Community College  is closed Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day.  The college resumes regular hours on Tuesday, September 2. Campuses that have Saturday hours are on regular schedule August 30-31. Anyone needing ACC District Police or other essential services on Monday should call (512)...Read More

‘Something Exciting’ has started here: Hundreds celebrate opening of ACC Highland

‘Something Exciting’ has started here: Hundreds celebrate opening of ACC Highland
An estimated 1,200 people gathered to celebrate the grand opening of the Austin Community College District’s new Highland Campus Aug. 27. State and local leaders joined ACC administrators, faculty, staff, and students to dedicate the college’s 11th full-service campus – a revolutionary repurposing of the former Highland Mall that will provide new and expanded educational opportunities, innovative private-partnerships, and renewed energy to the area. Grand...Read More

ACC Highland celebration Aug. 27: Update & other details

ACC Highland celebration Aug. 27: Update & other details
Something exciting is happening at the ACC Highland Campus! Here are updated details on Wednesday’s grand opening celebration. We have marching bands, mascots,  #iamacc photo shoots, refreshments, campus tours, livestream webcasting, and a slate of distinguished speakers that includes NASA flight surgeon and ACC alumnus Dr. Sean Roden. There’s still time to register to attend. We look forward to seeing you there! Register Now! Updated Event Details ACC...Read More

Skyriding: ACC students fly with NASA

Skyriding: ACC students fly with NASA
Ask ACC students Natalie Misasi, Robert Feller, Garrett Hall, and Trey Black to describe their summer experience, and you’ll get some enthusiastic answers: Natalie: “Truly incredible.” Robert: “Wild.” Garrett: “Mind-blowingly awesome ridiculous fun.” Trey: “The only way I can describe it is that it’s like riding a roller coaster underwater without a seatbelt.” They’re talking about the feeling of weightlessness – which they experienced...Read More
i am acc Motivation to Succeed
I've worked in manufacturing for the past 20 years. After being laid off a couple of times, I decided to pursue a different career. I'm very excited about my decision to take the welding route here at ACC. I can't wait to create! I use to consider myself an Austinite, but realized I was not a TRUE AUSTINITE until I... read more

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ACC In the News Austin Business Journal – Highland Building to Become World-Class Math Facility

In spring 2013, ACC broke ground on the first phase of redevelopment at Highland Mall – 200,000 square feet of space in the fomer J.C. Penney building. The innovative facility will house the college’s Math Emporium, an open lab that will allow students to progress through developmental math at an individualized pace. Read more about how ACC Highland will become a world-class math facility in the Austin Business Journal.


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Elgin Campus Updates Community Celebration Marks Grand Opening of Elgin Campus
Community Celebration Marks Grand Opening of Elgin Campus See a slideshow of images from the event at the bottom of this posting. In November 2011, stormy skies forced the groundbreaking for the Austin Community College Elgin Campus to move indoors. But it was all sunshine for the celebration marking the campus’s grand...Read More

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Hays Campus Updates ACC Puts Finishing Touches on Hays Campus; Student Registration Open
ACC Puts Finishing Touches on Hays Campus; Student Registration Open Major construction work is complete for the new Austin Community College Hays Campus, set to open in January. It is the first community college campus in Hays County and is expected to enroll nearly 1,000 students in the spring. “Our family has watched the campus go...Read More

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