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On track to graduate? Take these steps

On track to graduate? Take these steps
Next graduation application deadline is July 7 You’ve taken many steps to complete college. In addition to completing your degree plan, there are other important steps for you to take in order to graduate. Meet with an advisor or counselor to verify that your degree or certificate requirements are...

Riverside library, resource centers closed Sunday 6/22

Riverside library, resource centers closed Sunday 6/22
The Riverside Campus library, computer center, media center, and faculty resource center will be closed for maintenance on Sunday, June 22, and will reopen Monday, June 23. All other campus libraries and instructional resource locations will have normal weekend...

Board Calls November Bond Election; Focuses on Infrastructure to Support Workforce

Board Calls November Bond Election; Focuses on Infrastructure to Support Workforce
The Austin Community College District Board of Trustees voted to move forward with a November 2014 bond election that addresses only the college’s most urgent needs, cutting nearly $115 million from the recommendation of a citizen advisory committee. The package focuses on building the infrastructure to...

Rio Grande Testing Center closed through Wednesday

Rio Grande Testing Center closed through Wednesday
The Rio Grande Campus Testing Center is closed Tuesday and Wednesday for maintenance. It reopens Thursday at 8:30 a.m. Other Testing Center locations are available. If you are required to test at Rio Grande, contact your instructor if you have concerns....

Emergency drill participants: Give us your feedback

Emergency drill participants: Give us your feedback
If you participated in the emergency drills held this week at the Eastview, Northridge, Round Rock, and South Austin campuses, please fill out the brief campus survey at the Emergency Preparedness Week webpage. Your input is greatly appreciated! The drills were part of ACC’s Emergency Preparedness...

Two panels at June 14 Enrollment Fair offer transfer tips, advice for adult learners

Two panels at June 14 Enrollment Fair offer transfer tips, advice for adult learners
Adult learners and students working toward transfer can get expert advice during Destination: ACC @ Highland, on Saturday, June 14, at ACC Highland, 6001 Airport Blvd. The enrollment fair is being held in conjunction with fall registration and the opening of the new Highland Campus in August. The event runs...

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...

Agreement Creates Pathway for Hospitality Students to Earn Bachelor’s Degree

Agreement Creates Pathway for Hospitality Students to Earn Bachelor’s Degree
Austin Community College is partnering with Stephen F. Austin State University to give students in the high-demand hospitality field a seamless pathway to a bachelor’s degree. The two institutions have entered into an agreement that will allow qualified students to complete their coursework in ACC’s...

Host a German exchange student through ACC International Programs

Host a German exchange student through ACC International Programs
ACC International Programs is searching for a host family for the 2014-15 school year for a German student participating in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX). CBYX has connected German students with American host families for more than 28 years. ACC has participated in the...

MATD 0421 promises a new direction in developmental math

MATD 0421 promises a new direction in developmental math
All-levels class debuts at Highland Campus this fall Austin Community College is introducing an innovative developmental math class at its Highland Campus opening this fall. Developmental Mathematics (MATD 0421) is designed to help individual students reach college credit math levels as quickly as they are...

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