ACC Bond Projects: San Gabriel Campus

Responding to growth & community need

The new San Gabriel Campus in Leander will serve one of the fastest-growing areas in the region and relieve crowding at ACC’s Cypress Creek Campus.

Conveniently located at 640 Mel Mathis Blvd., (between Hwy. 183A and Mel Mathis Blvd. near the Leander Capital Metro rail station), the campus primarily will offer general education courses and include the college’s second ACCelerator learning center.

Project at-a-glance*

  • Budget: $60 million
  • Total area: 100 acres; building square footage – approx. 106,000
  • Enrollment capacity: 2,500
  • Architects: Pfluger Associates and SmithGroupJJR
  • Construction Manager at Risk: American Constructors
  • ACC Project Manager: Brian Morrow

*Final costs and timelines subject to change.

Project updates

San Gabriel Campus | Campus Installation Continues

Crews are finalizing installation throughout campus in April. The irrigation and landscape subcontractor also continues work at bio-retention ponds. The planting of trees continues and crews completed the installation of all three water collection tanks … Continue reading

San Gabriel Campus: Installation progress

Installation of the wood ceiling grid commenced. Above ceiling work including the installation of fire sprinkler pipe, duct insulation, plumbing lines, vent/drain lines, chilled water piping and flushing, electrical conduit/boxes, and cable tray continued this … Continue reading

San Gabriel Campus: Permanent power established

Installation of electrical fixtures commenced this month and permanent power to the building was established on November 21. Installation of drywall and insulation on all three levels continued. Waterproofing work continued this month and is near … Continue reading

San Gabriel Campus: Structural Steel Going Up

Construction crews continue work on the structural steel erection of the west and east canopies. In addition, above ceiling work, including the installation of fire sprinkler pipes, plumbing lines, and chilled water piping, continued at … Continue reading

San Gabriel Campus: Additional Street Names Finalized

The Austin Community College District Board of Trustees approved names for five additional streets at the San Gabriel campus. The new street names are ACCelerator Avenue, Equity Way, Education Lane, Riverbat Drive, and Wellstone Bend. Read … Continue reading

Topping-out celebrated as framework is completed

Construction crews, architects, and engineers joined college and community leaders for a topping-out celebration June 7 at the campus site. See photos from the event and a brief video about the project at ACC San … Continue reading

ACC board approves San Gabriel Campus street names

Austin Community College’s Board of Trustees has designated names for six streets within the new San Gabriel Campus. The selected names reflect the history and culture of Leander and the college, and are based on … Continue reading

Friends, community celebrate groundbreaking

Community leaders and friends joined Austin Community College as it celebrated the groundbreaking of its new San Gabriel Campus in Leander April 21. Read about the event and view photos and video at Groundbreaking celebrates … Continue reading

Leander campus groundbreaking planned for April 21

Austin Community College District will host a ceremonial groundbreaking for its new Leander campus 10 a.m. Thursday, April 21, at the campus site at Hwy. 183A and Hero Way. Details about the event will be … Continue reading

Leander Campus design phase begins

Project teams have completed architectural programming for Austin Community College’s new Leander Campus and have moved to the design phase. During the next few months architects will define how campus components will work together and … Continue reading

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ACC San Gabriel Campus Grand Opening

Tour the new facilities, explore the award-winning ACCelerator, and meet one-on-one with faculty and advisors.

Wednesday, May 30
10-11:30 a.m.

RSVP Today

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