Transfer Essentials Workshops

Current/former student registration begins October 18. Register Now.

Transfer Services offers a series of workshops, university panels, and live chat hours to help answer your transfer questions and prepare you for a successful transfer to a 4-year university. All current and former ACC students interested in transferring are encouraged to attend. Scroll down to see upcoming sessions.

Smart Start to a Bachelor's Degree

This presentation provides a general overview of how and when to start planning your transfer (hint: now!) and the resources available at ACC to support a successful transfer. We will discuss what you need to know to help you get a smart start on the path to your future bachelor's degree.

Find the Right University for YOU

Finding a university that meets your educational needs, supports your goals, and where you fit in will lead to success. This presentation covers factors you should consider and tools to use when researching transfer universities.

Transfer Essay Workshops

Many universities require essays as part of your transfer application. If you aren't sure what topics to cover and how to write a strong, well written transfer essay - then these workshop are for you. We will review common transfer essay application prompts, provide guidance to help select a topic that will show the university admissions committee why you should be accepted, and provide tips and resources to help you write a quality essay.

Transfer Fundamentals

This presentation provides a general overview of how and when to start planning your transfer (hint: now!) and the resources available at ACC to support a successful transfer. We will discuss what you need to know to help you get a smart start on the path to your future bachelor's degree. 

Strengthening Your Holistic Application

This session will explain the components of a holistic transfer application required by many competitive universities (like UT) and introduce you to ACC resources available to help make yours stand out among a competitive applicant pool.

The Transfer Application Process

Transfer applications can be intimidating. When do you need to start? Which application should you fill out? What needs to be submitted? Join ACC's Transfer Resources team to learn about the application process and ensure you submit a complete application on time.

University Panels

Join representatives from area universities for a panel discussion on transfer admissions, application tips, and detailed information about their institutions. You will have time after the panel to speak with each university individually in breakout rooms.

  • University Panels Schedule
    • University Panel: University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M University-Central Texas, Concordia University Texas, Texas Tech University, Southwestern University and UNT
      Wednesday, November 3 12:00 PM JOIN SESSION HERE
      University Panel: Texas State University, Texas A&M University, Texas Lutheran University, UTSA, St. Edward's University and Huston-Tillotson University
      Thursday, November 4 1:00 PM JOIN SESSION HERE

 Transfer Chat

Planning to transfer and have a quick question? Live Transfer Specialists will be available to answer your questions via Google Chat. Sessions hosted by Marisa Serrano mrodrig6@austincc.edu. Not sure how to join? Click here for instructions.

  • Transfer Chat Schedule
    • DATE HOURS
      Friday, October 8 2:00 – 4:00pm
      Wednesday, October 13 4:00 – 6:00pm
      Monday, October 18 1:00- 3:00pm
      Tuesday, October 26 3:00-5:00pm
      Thursday, November 4 4:00-6:00pm
      Wednesday, November 10 10:00-12:00pm
      Tuesday, November 16 11:00am-1:00pm
      Monday, November 22 3:00-5:00pm