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ACC Trustees approve tax rate for 2022-23

Posted on 09/26/2022 - 11:48am

The tax rate remains among the lowest of community colleges statewide The Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees approved a new tax rate for the 2022-23 property tax rate during a special meeting Thursday, September 22.

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ACC Highland Campus awarded Stars of Distinction for Excellence

Posted on 09/23/2022 - 10:06am

Austin Community College District’s (ACC) Highland Campus is being awarded Stars of Distinction for Excellence by the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA) and the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) for the 2022-23 Exhibit of...

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THANK YOU! New Amado Peña mural at ACC Highland Campus unveiled

Posted on 09/22/2022 - 11:39am

A big THANK YOU to the more than 250 people that came out to see the official unveiling of the new Amado Peña mural at Austin Community College District’s (ACC) Highland Campus on Tuesday, September 20. ‘Bridges to Success’ features artistic...

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ACC’s new Toyota training program receives certification; Helps address growing need for auto technicians

Posted on 09/15/2022 - 6:05pm

Austin Community College District’s (ACC) Technician Training & Education Network (T-TEN) program received official certification Thursday, September 15. T-TEN provides a pipeline for students to train and apply for careers with Toyota and Lexus...

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Campus Conversations Happening This Fall at ACC

Posted on 09/14/2022 - 3:19pm

ACC Campus Conversations are back! This fall, the college hosts a series of conversations throughout the district and virtually to discuss what is happening at the college. Join us at one of the upcoming Campus Conversations to hear from ACC...

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Make Your Mark: ACC provides support for November election

Posted on 09/09/2022 - 1:37pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) provides support for Central Texans to make their mark in the upcoming November election.  Important Dates:

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ACC participates in Healthcare Simulation Week from September 12 through 16

Posted on 09/08/2022 - 1:05pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) honors the changing landscape for healthcare professionals to learn and improve patient care through Healthcare Simulation Week. The fifth annual global event, sponsored by the Society for Simulation in...

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Reducing the cost of college: ACC’s Transfer Week helps students navigate the process

Posted on 09/07/2022 - 1:07pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) hosts a series of workshops for Transfer Week Monday, September 12, through Friday, September 16. The virtual, in-person, and hybrid events allow students to connect with universities and ACC's transfer team...

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Unveiling of New Amado Peña Mural at ACC Highland Campus

Posted on 09/07/2022 - 8:01am

Austin Community College District (ACC) hosts an art exhibition honoring the works of Texas native and internationally acclaimed Southwest artist Amado Peña at ACC Highland Campus. Peña’s high-anticipated mural at ACC Highland — ‘Bridges to Success...

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Get connected & practice steps you can take to stay safe

Posted on 09/02/2022 - 9:43am

Planning for the unexpected and staying safe while on campus, Austin Community College District (ACC) practices emergency response procedures and tests its emergency notification system as part of Emergency Preparedness Week from Tuesday, September...

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Enroll now in ACC’s evening child care program

Posted on 09/01/2022 - 4:40pm

Attending school and raising children can be challenging. Austin Community College District (ACC) offers child care support to help parents stay on track. Current ACC students may now enroll their kids, ages 2 to 10, in the college’s Evening Care...

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College Colors Day. Wear your purple

Wear Purple on Friday, 9/2, for College Colors Day!

Posted on 08/31/2022 - 5:04pm

Grab your Riverbat gear and get ready to celebrate your ACC pride. College Colors Day is Friday, September 2.  The national day commemorates the start of a new academic year and encourages students, employees, and alumni to showcase their school...

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ACC closed Monday, September 5, in observance of Labor Day

Posted on 08/31/2022 - 3:39pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) will close in observance of Labor Day Monday, September 5. The college will reopen at 8 a.m., Tuesday, September 6.  It’s not too late to register for fall classes at ACC. Registration remains open for 14-, 12...

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Tour ACC’s Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Center

Posted on 08/29/2022 - 4:26pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) invites faculty, staff, students, and the community to a fall open house for the college’s Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (THRT) Campus Center.

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CHIPS Act Update at ACC Highland

U.S. Sen. Cornyn and Rep. McMcaul announce CHIPS for America Act at ACC’s Manufacturing Academy

Posted on 08/19/2022 - 4:26pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) hosted U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and U.S. Representative Michael McCaul (TX-10) on Friday, August 19, as they discussed highlights of  the new CHIPS for America Act.  In a joint press conference, they...

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Finding your classes this semester

Posted on 08/18/2022 - 1:24pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) welcomes returning and new Riverbats as the fall 2022 semester begins Monday, August 22. The college remains committed to keeping students on track to reach their goals. Finding your way around campus at the...

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Welcome Back Riverbats! Navigating Your South Region Campus

Posted on 08/18/2022 - 10:42am

Austin Community College District (ACC) welcomes returning and new Riverbats as the fall 2022 semester begins Monday, August 22. The college remains committed to keeping students on track to reach their goals. As more students head to one of ACC’s...

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Welcome Back Riverbats! Navigating Your Central Region Campus

Posted on 08/18/2022 - 10:36am

Austin Community College District (ACC) welcomes returning and new Riverbats as the fall 2022 semester begins Monday, August 22. The college remains committed to keeping students on track to reach their goals. As more students head to one of ACC’s...

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Welcome Back Riverbats! Navigating Your North Region Campus

Posted on 08/18/2022 - 10:04am

Austin Community College District (ACC) welcomes returning and new Riverbats as the fall 2022 semester begins Monday, August 22. The college remains committed to keeping students on track to reach their goals. As more students head to one of ACC’s...

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Big Impact, Small Timeline: Registration Open for Short Semester Courses

Posted on 08/17/2022 - 2:35pm

Registration can sneak up quickly, but there is still plenty of time to move forward on your educational journey. Austin Community College District (ACC) offers hundreds of short semester courses that can be completed in less time, allowing students...

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