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San Antonio Express-News – Rackspace pushing Austin expansion through ACC partnership

San Antonio Express-News – Rackspace pushing Austin expansion through ACC partnership
San Antonio Express-News – Rackspace pushing Austin expansion through ACC...

ACC and Rackspace to partner at Highland

ACC and Rackspace to partner at Highland
Austin Community College is preparing to bring a new public-private partnership to ACC Highland, formerly known as Highland Mall. The ACC Board of Trustees authorized the college to move forward with negotiating a multi-party agreement that will renovate the former Dillard’s women’s space and lease it to...

ACC Kicks Off Fall Registration with New Campus, Programs

ACC Kicks Off Fall Registration with New Campus, Programs
The opening of Austin Community College’s Highland Campus, a new career training program, and an innovative way to learn math are among the highlights at ACC this fall. Registration for fall classes starts June 9 for new students, with classes beginning August 25. Highland Campus will be one of ACC’s...

Be part of something exciting; Highland Campus opens for fall classes

Be part of something exciting; Highland Campus opens for fall classes
Students enrolling at Austin Community College this fall have a new option for classes: the Highland Campus, opening Aug. 25 at 6001 Airport Boulevard. Highland Campus will be one of ACC’s largest locations, with capacity to serve 6,000 students. It will be open seven days a week and offer night and...

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 up since the groundbreaking last year,...

October 2013 – Hays Campus Update

October 2013 – Hays Campus Update
Construction is substantially complete as of Sept. 26, 2013. We received certificates from the City of Kyle and Gensler Architects to certify completion. During the first couple weeks of October, representatives of the design and construction team and ACC met for many hours over many days to walk through...

September 2013 – Hays Campus Update

September 2013 – Hays Campus Update
We are on schedule and on budget as of this month! Construction is about 90 percent complete, and we are slowly ramping down staffing at the Hays Campus construction site. There are 140 employees representing 67 sub-contractors working on a daily basis to complete the campus in time for the spring...

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 opening on August 29. Hundreds of people...

ACC Celebrates Grand Opening of Elgin Campus Aug. 29

ACC Celebrates Grand Opening of Elgin Campus Aug. 29
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...

July 2013 – Hays Campus Update

July 2013 – Hays Campus Update
Construction is about 75 percent complete, and we have reached peak staffing at the Hays Campus construction site. There are 165 workers representing 60 sub-contractors working on a daily basis to complete the campus in time for the spring semester. On the exterior work, all brick and limestone has been set...

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