Faculty, staff, students, and the community are invited to take part in the grand opening of ACC’s Elgin Campus (1501 W. US Hwy 290) on Thursday, Aug. 29, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. | RSVP to RSVP@austincc.edu or (512) 223.7595.
In addition to refreshments and musical performances, the event will feature remarks from special guests, including Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp. Guests may tour the campus following the ceremony.
Parking for the event will be available at the campus. ACC also will provide a shuttle from the Highland Mall parking lot to Elgin Campus. For more information on the shuttle, contact Dahlia Anzaldua-Torres by noon Monday, Aug. 26, at (512) 223.7595.
Elgin Campus students have access to a broad selection of college classes for university transfer and career training. The new site is also home to ACC’s new Sustainable Agriculture Entrepreneurship program, offered through Continuing Education. Students will learn the skills needed to work in the growing sustainable agriculture industry or boost the output of their backyard gardens. Learn more about the program at austincc.edu/info/ag.
The college is working with the community to develop a veterinary technician program, which is going through the approval process with ACC’s accrediting commission.
For more information on the new campus, visit austincc.edu/elgin.
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