Monthly Archives: January 2014

HR Connection: Tuition Reimbursement Requests Accepted Beginning Feb. 3

Tuition reimbursement requests for the spring semester will be accepted beginning Monday, Feb. 3 at 8 a.m. The online application will be open for requests until Friday, Feb. 7 at 5 p.m. For more information … Continue reading

ACC, Community Celebrate Grand Opening of Hays Campus

View a slideshow and video from the event below. Hundreds of people from the Hays community and Austin Community College gathered on Jan. 16 to dedicate Hays Campus, the college’s 10th campus and the first … Continue reading

ACC Pays Tribute to Art Faculty Member Doug Jaques

Austin Chronicle – ACC Pays Tribute to Art Faculty Member Doug Jaques

Registration Open for ACC Short-Session Classes

Registration is open for Austin Community College’s short-session classes for the spring semester. The college offers a variety of 12-week and 8-week courses that can be completed on campus or online. The 12-week session begins … Continue reading

Faculty Take Note: Class Roll Certifications Due Jan. 29

The census date for the first spring 16 week session is Wednesday, Jan. 29. Faculty must certify each of their class rosters on this date, indicating the attendance status for each student enrolled in the … Continue reading

ACC Announcement: Campuses & Centers Closed

IMPORTANT ACC ANNOUNCEMENT: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 8:38 a.m. ACC Campuses and Centers Closed Dear ACC Faculty, Staff, and Students, First, I sincerely apologize for the changing notices. The weather and road conditions changed quickly, … Continue reading

First Tuition Payment Plan Installment Due Jan. 31

The first payment deadline for students using a tuition payment plan is Friday, Jan. 31. Students who fail to pay the required amount by the deadline will be assessed a $20 fee, and a student … Continue reading

Planning to Transfer? Learn the Essentials at Upcoming Events

ACC’s Transfer Academy is hosting “Transfer Essentials” sessions at most campuses in the coming weeks for students planning to transfer to a four-year university. At each 1½-hour session students can learn the fundamentals of the … Continue reading

Take Note: Census Date Is Jan. 29

The census date for the first spring 16 week session is Wednesday, Jan. 29. The census date is the official reporting date ACC uses to certify enrollment. Classes dropped before the census date do not … Continue reading

Learn About Safety at Northridge Campus

ACC Student Life is hosting “Campus Safety… Know Your Rights!” at the Northridge Campus Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stop by the building 1000 breezeway for information, food, and music.

Bastrop Board Approves ACC Early College High School

Austin American-Statesman – Bastrop Board Approves ACC Early College High School

ACC Partners with Elgin, Bastrop for ECHS Programs

KLBJ 590 AM – ACC Partners with Elgin, Bastrop for ECHS Programs

Student Tax Credit Info: Sign Up For Faster Delivery of Your 1098-T

You may be eligible for an educational tax credit on your federal income tax return. Retrieve your 1098-T form to find out. ACC will mail the Form 1098-T to your official address by January 31. … Continue reading

Help Recognize Student Achievement

Faculty and staff are invited to nominate deserving students for the 2014 Presidential Student Achievement award. Presented at spring commencement, the Presidential Student Achievement Award is the most prestigious student award given by ACC. Recipients … Continue reading

ACC Teams with Area School Districts to Launch Early College High Schools

KXAN – ACC Teams with Area School Districts to Launch Early College High Schools

ACC Launches Early College High School Programs in Elgin, Bastrop

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Launches Early College High School Programs in Elgin, Bastrop (subscription required)

ACC Board Pledges Support for Adjunct Faculty

Community Impact – ACC Board Pledges Support for Adjunct Faculty

ACC Partners with Area School Districts to Launch New Early College High Schools

The Austin Community College District announces partnerships with Elgin and Bastrop school districts to offer Early College High School programs that provide hundreds of students the opportunity to earn a two-year college degree while in … Continue reading

ACC Helps Sponsor Austin Bike-Sharing System

Community College Week – ACC Helps Sponsor Austin Bike-Sharing System

Community Impact – ACC Hays Bolsters County's Higher Ed Options

Community Impact – ACC Hays Bolsters County’s Higher Ed Options

Community Impact – ACC Celebrates Hays Campus Grand Opening

Community Impact – ACC Celebrates Hays Campus Grand Opening

Run “Fore” ACC Student Scholarships Jan. 26

Join ACC President/CEO Dr. Richard Rhodes and Austin City Councilman Mike Martinez as they lace up their running shoes for the second annual TACHE 5K run and 1K walk, Sunday, Jan. 26, at Riverside Golf … Continue reading

Looking for News, Resources, Support? ACC's FacStaff Page is Your One-Stop Source

ACCÂ employees: Check out the redesigned Faculty/Staff webpage for quick access to the information and resources you need to support students, complete tasks, and take advantage of the services that make ACC a great place … Continue reading

ACC Hosts Grand Opening Celebration in Hays

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Hosts Grand Opening Celebration in Hays (subscription required)

ACC Celebrates Grand Opening of Hays Campus

The Austin Community College District will celebrate the grand opening of Hays Campus on Thursday, Jan. 16, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. (1200 Kohlers Crossing in Kyle). Hays Campus is ACC’s 10th campus and the … Continue reading

ACC Expands Computer Programming Offerings

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Expands Computer Programming Offerings (subscription required)

ACC Receives Approval for Vet Tech Degree Program

Austin Community College has received approval from its accrediting agency to offer an Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology beginning fall 2014. The program will be based at the ACC Elgin Campus (1501 W. … Continue reading

ACC Expands Accelerated Training for In-Demand Computer Programming Jobs

Austin Community College is expanding course offerings for Accelerated Programmer Training, an online program designed to speed entry into high-demand tech careers and lead to a college degree. According to the Austin Chamber, last fall … Continue reading

Art Professor Exhibits with Husband for the First Time

San Antonio Express-News – Art Professor Exhibits with Husband for the First Time

Don't Wait for Tax Returns to Submit FAFSA for Fall

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) should be submitted as soon as possible and before the March 15, 2014, priority deadline to avoid any delay in financial aid opportunities. You should not wait … Continue reading

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