Other Types of Students

Former Students

Welcome back to ACC! We are glad that you have chosen to come back to Austin Community College. You'll find that returning to ACC is simple. Complete these steps so you can begin taking classes again:

Senior Citizens

You can receive a senior citizen tuition exemption for up to 6 credits per semester if you are 65 or older. To be eligible, you must: 

Want a guaranteed seat in a class?

Once you're admitted to ACC, you have the option to register and pay for classes as soon as a regular student. 

Special Approval

We admit students who are 18 or older without a diploma or GED if they can prove they are able to successfully complete college courses. To request special approval, visit any campus Counseling Office and speak with a counselor. 

We may request additional academic records or assessment scores to determine whether you are likely to succeed in one of ACC’s programs. Student Services and an instructional department chair will review your request and make a recommendation.