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ACC Highland Campus opens to new and prospective students Aug. 13

ACC Highland Campus opens to new and prospective students Aug. 13
Enrollment services will be available at Austin Community College’s new Highland Campus, 6101 Airport Blvd., beginning 7 a.m. Wednesday, August 13, to help students register in time for fall. Registration ends Wednesday, August 20, for classes beginning Monday, August 25. Late sessions are available. Visit...

Celebrate Highland Campus grand opening August 27

Celebrate Highland Campus grand opening August 27
The community is invited to attend a grand opening celebration of the Austin Community College Highland Campus, 6101 Airport Blvd., from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 27. “This is a great opportunity to see the transformation of Highland into a state-of-the-art center for learning,” says Dr. Richard...

ACC 2014-15 catalog available online

ACC 2014-15 catalog available online
As part of the college’s commitment to sustainability, the ACC 2014-2015 catalog is available online only (austincc.edu/catalog). In addition to course descriptions, the catalog includes critical academic and general regulations, degree plans, and credit information. Portions will be republished in a...

Getting to campus: Parking permits, Green Passes, and transportation options

Getting to campus: Parking permits, Green Passes, and transportation options
Parking permits ACC parking permits for 2014-15 will be sold online beginning Monday, August 4. Permit fees are unchanged: Students and hourly staff: $15 Adjunct faculty: $20 Staff, Classified: $30 Staff, Prof-Tech: $35 Full-time faculty: $40 Administrators: $50 All motorcycle permits: $15 Please note:...

Learning community pairs developmental writing, speech classes

Learning community pairs developmental writing, speech classes
Want to improve your writing skills and public speaking ability at the same time? This fall, ACC is offering a new opportunity for students to complete their developmental writing requirements while taking a college-level speech course. The program pairs Writing Skills III (DEVW 0330) and Public Speaking...

Professor equips students with tools for success

Professor equips students with tools for success
Raymond Gerson, adjunct professor of student development at Austin Community College, wrote the book on succeeding in college — literally. His book, “Achieve College Success: Learn How in 20 Hours or Less,” is used in college readiness courses at ACC and elsewhere. Not bad for someone who once was told...

Rideshare application can reduce campus travel costs

Rideshare application can reduce campus travel costs
$20 credit for ACC employees, students who sign up by Aug. 1 Austin Community College students and employees are invited to use Carma Carpooling, a new real-time ridesharing network for Austin. Sign up, and you’ll be matched with other carpoolers who share your commute via an app for your phone. For each...

Rio Grande Testing Center is open

Rio Grande Testing Center is open
The Rio Grande Testing Center has reopened following maintenance. Thank you for your understanding during the closure. See campus contacts for hours of...

Tuition payment system down 4-9 a.m. Friday

Tuition payment system down 4-9 a.m. Friday
The tuition payment system is scheduled for maintenance 4-9 a.m. Friday, July 18. Students will be unable to access the system during that period. We apologize for any...

RTF Department Hosts Screening of Student Work July 16 & 17

RTF Department Hosts Screening of Student Work July 16 & 17
ACC’s Radio-Television-Film Department invites the college and community to Establishing Shots, a special screening of students’ digital film and video projects, July 16 & 17 at Northridge Campus (11928 Stonehollow Dr.). The screenings will showcase projects from fall 2013 and spring 2014...

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