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Happy Anniversary ACC! Celebrating 40 Years of Connecting People to Careers

Happy Anniversary ACC! Celebrating 40 Years of Connecting People to Careers
About 2,500 students, alumni, employees, and friends of Austin Community College gathered at ACC Highland September 17 to commemorate the college’s 40th anniversary. “It’s a Family Affair: Celebrating 40 Years of ACC” included cake, music, and even a little dancing, but the focus of the celebration...

ACC Hosts Transfer Week Sept. 23-26

ACC Hosts Transfer Week Sept. 23-26
Thinking about transferring? ACC is hosting Transfer Week Sept. 23-26 to give students the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of the transfer process, get a jump start on career planning, and receive assistance preparing for the future – all through the resources available at ACC. The ACC Transfer...

Emergency Preparedness Week: Be Informed to be Prepared

Emergency Preparedness Week: Be Informed to be Prepared
Emergency Preparedness Week allows ACC students, faculty, and staff to practice what they should do if an emergency or disaster strikes on campus. The events take place during the third week of each semester; this fall’s activities are set for Sept. 9-13. “The safety of our students and employees is...

ACC Celebrates 40 Years of Serving Central Texas with Sept. 17 Event

ACC Celebrates 40 Years of Serving Central Texas with Sept. 17 Event
On September 17, 1973, Austin Community College opened its doors with one campus and 1,700 students. Forty years later, ACC has grown to 43,000 students and nine campuses, serving as the primary career trainer for the region. In honor of ACC’s 40th anniversary, the college will host a special...

Registration Open for ACC Short-Session Classes

Registration Open for ACC Short-Session Classes
Registration is open for Austin Community College’s short-session classes for the fall semester. The college offers a variety of 12-week and 8-week courses that can be completed on campus or online. The 12-week session begins Sept. 23; the deadline to register is Sept. 18. The 8-week session will begin...

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 Diez y Seis Sept. 16

ACC Celebrates Diez y Seis Sept. 16
Austin Community College invites the college and community to celebrate Diez y Seis, which commemorates Mexico’s declaration of independence from Spain more than 200 years ago and honors Mexican history, heritage, and culture. ACC’s Diez y Seis event takes place Monday, September 16, from noon to 1 p.m....

Sign Up Now For Tuition Payment Plan

Sign Up Now For Tuition Payment Plan
Can’t pay the full amount of your tuition by your payment deadline? ACC offers payment plans that allow students to spread the cost of tuition and fees over the semester. You can enroll in a payment plan by logging in to ACC Online Services or visit any campus cashier office. For more information, visit...

Questions About College? ACC 1-on-1 Has Answers

Questions About College? ACC 1-on-1 Has Answers
Questions About College? ACC 1-on-1 Has Answers. Need help getting started or continuing your education this fall? From July 15-31, take advantage of the opportunity to speak with an ACC advisor during ACC 1-on-1, while registration for fall classes is under way. Whether you’re new to college, a current...

ACC Fall Registration Under Way for All Current, New Students

ACC Fall Registration Under Way for All Current, New Students
Austin Community College registration is now open to anyone wishing to take classes this fall. The semester starts Monday, Aug. 26. Students can view the fall schedule on the ACC website and register online. The Student Recruitment Office (223.7701) provides guidance for starting at ACC. ACC offers more than...

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