Start Here! Transfer Week Provides Tips to get from ACC to a University

More than 50% of Austin Community College District (ACC) students plan to transfer to a four-year institution to reach their academic goals. From February 13 through February 17, ACC hosts Transfer Week to support those dreams.

More than two dozen universities are participating, including The University of Texas at Austin, Texas State, Concordia University-Texas, St. Edward's University, Texas A&M, and more.

Highlighted Events:

  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Monday, February 13: Application Assistance in the Career and Transfer Center w/snacks provided by College Forward!

    • ACC's transfer services staff provide assistance filling out ApplyTexas or Common Application. Completing an application early can qualify students for early admission, advising, and larger financial aid support. Participants will also get a free t-shirt. Join us at the Career and Transfer Center, ACC Highland Campus, Building 4000.

  • 10 a.m. |  Tuesday, February 14: University Transfer Panel

    • Hear directly from university admissions representatives for a panel discussion on transfer admissions, helpful hints, and information on their institutions. Participating universities: The University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M, University of Texas at San Antonio, Texas Tech, and Texas State. Join the conversation in person at ACC South Austin Campus, Room 1130 or virtually here.

  • 10:00 a.m, to Noon | Wednesday, February 15: Transfer Fair 

    • Visit with more than 20 colleges and universities to learn about programs, support, and transfer options at ACC Round Rock Campus, Building 8000.

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Why Start at ACC:

  • Many students come to ACC to take undergraduate basics — like science, history, math, and languages — before transferring to a four-year university.

  • Our class sizes are small, so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and get to know your professors. 

  • With support services like free tutoring, help is always available — both online and in-person!

  • Our Transfer Services team is available year-round to help you make the move from ACC to another institution through workshops and college fairs, offer one-on-one assistance with transfer applications, and much more.