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ACC event honors African American History Month

ACC event honors African American History Month
Austin Community College recognizes African American History Month with the 15th annual Gospel Extravaganza, featuring local and national award-winning gospel artists from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, February 7, ACC Eastview Campus, Rm 8500 (3401 Webberville Rd). “The extravaganza serves as a kick-off to the...

Student tax credit info: Learn how to receive your 1098-T faster

Student tax credit info: Learn how to receive your 1098-T faster
Based on your eligibility, you may qualify for an educational tax credit on your federal income tax return this year. Retrieve your 1098-T form to find out. ACC will mail the Form 1098-T to your official address by January 31. The form is also available on the college website through Online Services if...

ACC hosts transfer events for students

ACC hosts transfer events for students
Partnering universities will visit ACC campuses to provide next-step options Austin Community College students looking to transfer to a 4-year university will have several opportunities this spring semester to discuss the transfer process, admission requirements, and programs of study with several...

Parking permits available for incoming students

Parking permits available for incoming students
Austin Community College parking permits are available for new students beginning class in spring semester. The cost is $15. Students must first order their permit, including green car tags and carpool tags, online before proceeding to the Cashier Office. Go to the Obtain a Parking Permit webpage and follow...

Inez Escamilla: Breaking a stereotype, embracing welding

Inez Escamilla: Breaking a stereotype, embracing welding
As far back as she can remember, Inez Escamilla loved to put pieces together and make her own inventions. The Dripping Springs High School graduate knew what she wanted to be after seeing a welder sculpt metal for the first time. “I had always been good with my hands and I like to sweat, so it just felt...

Elgin, Hays & Rio Grande students to test online advising app

Elgin, Hays & Rio Grande students to test online advising app
Elgin, Hays, and Rio Grande Campus students are invited to test drive a new online advising application available only at their campuses. The application is part of a pilot program exploring ways to bring online advising and tutoring services to Austin Community College. Currently, students must visit a...

‘Monochrome’ highlights juried works; reception Oct. 16

‘Monochrome’ highlights juried works; reception Oct. 16
The Austin Community College Art Department will host a reception for the student art exhibition “Monochrome” from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 16, in the ACC Rio Grande Campus Kramer Gallery, 1218 West Ave. The exhibition, which runs through November 6, features juried artwork highlighting student...

Apply for spring scholarships; deadline Nov. 1

Apply for spring scholarships; deadline Nov. 1
ACC Foundation Scholarships are available for the spring semester for the following areas: Students with community involvement graduating in May. Students transferring in January. Students majoring in International Business, various electronics programs, Jewelry, Hospitality Management, Travel &...

Employers seeking ACC students for tourism, culinary jobs

Employers seeking ACC students for tourism, culinary jobs
ACC Career and Internship Fair features more than 50 businesses 4 – 6 p.m. Monday, October 6 | Eastview Campus, 3401 Webberville Rd., Rm. 8500 Austin Community College’s Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts departments will co-host their fourth annual Career and Internship Fair Monday, October...

On track to graduate? Take these steps

On track to graduate? Take these steps
Next graduation application deadline is October 3 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. 1. Meet with an advisor or counselor to verify that your degree or certificate requirements...

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