BRASS - ACC’s Support Network for Black Students

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Black Representation of Achievement through Student Support

BRASS is a holistic support network for Black students at Austin Community College. Members prepare to become corporate and community leaders by participating in learning groups, specialized workshops, mentorship opportunities, and more. As a member of BRASS, you’ll celebrate your successes alongside a dynamic group of career-bound, culturally responsive peers. Submit an interest form today!

Submit Interest Form

Why join Brass?

BRASS supports the unique needs and interests of Black students in higher education. We strive to create a family of learners by offering a safe place for students to share their experiences and ideas. Benefits of BRASS include:

  • Unique scholarship opportunities
  • Guided tours of four-year colleges
  • Personalized university-transfer support
  • Leadership and mentoring opportunities
  • Culturally relevant workshops, milestone celebrations, and more!

Check out this short video to hear from BRASS members:

Who is eligible?

BRASS welcomes applications from currently enrolled and prospective ACC students of African descent. Students should be committed to fostering “BRASS-solid” leadership skills through active participation in BRASS events.

How do I apply?

Please complete this short interest form. A BRASS team member will contact you soon with more information. Send any questions to