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ACC ends late registration for new students

ACC ends late registration for new students
Beginning this fall, students cannot enroll in a course after the teaching session has started if they have not already registered for any courses in that teaching session. The rule change does not impact students registered in a teaching session who wish to add a course during the applicable schedule change...

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...

Employee award recipients exemplify excellence

Employee award recipients exemplify excellence
ACC congratulates the recipients of the Riverbats Excellence Award. Selected from previous Riverbats Bravo Award winners, the Excellence Award recipients exemplify teamwork, noteworthy customer service, morale-building, and integrity. In addition to four hours of paid leave (as approved by their ...

Workshop addresses diversity in the classroom, June 24, 25

Workshop addresses diversity in the classroom, June 24, 25
Faculty and staff are invited to discuss diversity in the classroom and ways to connect with students from different backgrounds and socio-cultural environments at workshops offered June 24 and June 25. Workshop presenter is Sheila Bustillos-Reynolds, a doctoral student from Texas Woman’s University...

May Bravo award recipients go above and beyond

May Bravo award recipients go above and beyond
Congratulations to the following Riverbats Bravo award recipients for May. Nominated by their colleagues, Riverbats Bravo award recipients are eligible for the Riverbats Excellence award given each semester to one employee from each campus. Visit the Riverbats Bravo awards webpage to learn about the...

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...

Emergency Preparedness Week begins June 9

Emergency Preparedness Week begins June 9
ACC designates the third week of each semester as Emergency Preparedness Week to inform students, faculty, and staff what they should do if an emergency or disaster strikes on campus. This summer’s emergency preparedness activities will be June 9-13. ACC will test its Emergency Alert System on Wednesday,...

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