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Blackboard Downtime May 18-23

Blackboard Downtime May 18-23
ACC is upgrading to the latest version of Blackboard in time for summer 2012 classes. Blackboard will be down from 12:01 a.m. Friday, May 18, until 6 a.m. Wednesday, May 23, while the system is...

Fall Registration Under Way

Fall Registration Under Way
Austin Community College fall registration is under way for current and former students, and registration for new students begins June 11. The fall semester begins August 27. Students can view the fall schedule on the ACC website and register online according to their registration eligibility date. ACC has a...

Summer Registration Begins April 9 for Current and Former Students

Summer Registration Begins April 9 for Current and Former Students
Austin Community College District summer registration is under way for current and former students. The summer session begins Tuesday, May 29. Students can view the summer schedule on the ACC website and register online according to their registration eligibility date. ACC has a registration helpline to...

ACC Offers On-Campus Meningitis Vaccination Clinics in April

ACC Offers On-Campus Meningitis Vaccination Clinics in April
Affected students must complete requirement in order to register for classes Austin Community College is offering a series of on-campus meningitis clinics this month in advance of summer registration. As of spring 2012, Texas college students under age 30 must submit proof of immunization or an official...

Nominations for Teaching Excellence Due April 1

Nominations for Teaching Excellence Due April 1
Know a great professor? The deadline for nominations for the 2012 Teaching Excellence Awards is approaching. Each year ACC’s Teaching Excellence Awards honor faculty members whose knowledge, commitment, and teaching philosophy make them stand out. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to nominate...

Get Ready for Graduation! Application Deadline April 2

Get Ready for Graduation! Application Deadline April 2
The deadline to file for spring 2012 graduation is Monday, April 2, with the commencement ceremony set for May 11. “Graduation is such an important benchmark to celebrate,” says Dr. Richard Rhodes, ACC president/CEO. “It leads to better employment opportunities and makes a student more likely to...

Drama Department Presents “TANGO,” March 2-4 and 9-11

Drama Department Presents “TANGO,” March 2-4 and 9-11
The curtain will soon rise on the ACC Drama Department’s production of “TANGO,” by Polish dramatist Slawomir Mrozek. The work, written in 1968 during the Soviet takeover of Poland, combines elements of farce, absurdist theater, slapstick comedy, and political discourse. The show runs March 2-4 and...

Important Changes for Students Applying for 2012-13 Financial Aid

Important Changes for Students Applying for 2012-13 Financial Aid
All students applying for financial aid for the 2012-13 academic year should make note of various changes involving FAFSA (Free Application for Financial Student Aid) and the verification process. “Federal changes to financial aid from the U.S. Congress will have a significant impact on ACC students...

TouchNet System Downtime Feb. 21

TouchNet System Downtime Feb. 21
There is a TouchNet upgrade scheduled for Tuesday, February 21, beginning at 12:01 a.m. and continuing until complete. You will not be able to use the online payment system or ACC Marketplace during this time.  However, you may still pay at the campus cashier offices. We apologize for any inconvenience....

Meningitis Vaccination Availability Extended at County Health Departments

Meningitis Vaccination Availability Extended at County Health Departments
The Texas Department of State Health Services alerts all students that meningitis vaccination coverage under the Adult Safety Net is extended until Feb. 15. This means that regardless of insurance coverage status, you may still receive the meningitis shot at county health departments for a lower cost through...

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