ACC hosts Financial Aid Week March 5 to 9

Austin Community College (ACC) invites students to Financial Aid Week March 5 through 9 to learn about support and resources available to help pay for college.

Hosted by the Financial Aid Office, the events begin with an information session noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, at Highland Campus, ACCelerator, Room 1100 (6101 Highland Campus Dr.) where students can learn about the different financial options available from federal to state financial aid programs to local scholarship opportunities.

“Most students qualify for some form of financial assistance,” says Jason Briseno, executive director of Student Assistance. “We’re here to help them explore their options and get started on the process.”

Following the presentation, students will be able to complete the Free Application to Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA), and scholarships on site.

Students also can attend Aid Workshops to get one-on-one support completing the FAFSA on the following dates and times:

Tuesday, March 5
Highland Campus | 2 - 4 p.m.

Wednesday, March 6
Riverside Campus | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Round Rock Campus | 2 - 4 p.m.

Thursday, March 7
Round Rock Campus | 9 a.m. - Noon
Highland Campus | 5 - 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 9
Riverside Campus | 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Extra Session:
Tuesday, March 12
San Gabriel Campus | 5 p.m.  - 7 p.m.

For more information or to register, visit or contact the Financial Aid Office at 512-223-4AID.


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