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Bond Projects Update: Elgin, Round Rock, and San Gabriel

Elgin Grand Opening ACC Elgin Campus celebrated the grand opening of Phase 2 on February 6. View photos from the event here. The expansion includes specialized facilities for the college’s Veterinary Technology and Sustainable Agriculture … Continue reading

Bond Projects Update: Elgin, Hays, Round Rock, Rio Grande, and San Gabriel

Work is progressing on voter-approved bond projects districtwide. Read summaries below and stay-up-to-date on each project through the ACC Bond Construction Projects website. Round Rock Phase 2 The parking lot is complete and open to the … Continue reading

Bond projects update: Construction begins at Highland; San Gabriel crews begin installing drywall; Round Rock tops out

Work is progressing on voter-approved bond projects districtwide. Read summaries below and stay-up-to-date on each project through the ACC Bond Construction Projects website. Highland Phase 2: Construction begins Construction is set to begin on ACC … Continue reading

ACC Highland Building 4000 is open: Hear from your colleagues

ACC Highland is transforming into a regional center for workforce training and lifelong learning. Building 4000 is now open for students. “It’s been really exciting to move,” says Roberta Weston, ACC art history professor. “The … Continue reading

Bond projects update: Foundation work, framing continues; San Gabriel tops out; Rio Grande prepares for demolition

Work is progressing rapidly on bond-funded capital improvement projects at several campuses. Read summaries below and stay-up-to-date on each project through the ACC Bond Construction Projects website. San Gabriel: Framework completed Construction crews, architects, and … Continue reading

ACC San Gabriel Campus marks construction milestone

Construction crews, architects, and engineers working to bring Austin Community College’s San Gabriel Campus to life joined college and community leaders for a topping-out celebration June 7 at the campus site in Leander. Guests commemorated … Continue reading

Groundbreaking celebrates future Hays Campus first responder center

Community leaders and friends joined Austin Community College May 9 to break ground on a new first responder training center at ACC’s Hays Campus. While architectural renderings provided guests with a glimpse of the state-of-the-art … Continue reading

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ACC to break ground on Hays first responder facilities

  Construction is set to begin on a new first responder center at Austin Community College’s Hays Campus that will prepare students for critical jobs in law enforcement and emergency medical services. The college will … Continue reading

Rio Grande Building 1000

Rio Grande Campus Building 1000 to close

The main building at ACC’s Rio Grande Campus will close mid-May in advance of a 2½-year renovation project that will update the 100-year-old structure with state-of-the-art classrooms, an ACCelerator, and modern, open common spaces. The … Continue reading

ACC kicks off new construction at Round Rock Campus

Almost eight years to the day after Austin Community College broke ground on a campus to serve the rapidly growing Round Rock area, college and community leaders gathered to celebrate the next phase of development. … Continue reading

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Round Rock Campus expansion set to begin; celebrate groundbreaking Feb. 28

Austin Community College breaks ground on new and advanced education and training facilities at its Round Rock Campus 10 – 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, February 28. The event is free and open to the public. Click … Continue reading

ACC unveils Bioscience Incubator

More than 200 community members and friends joined Austin Community College January 31 to celebrate the grand opening of the ACC Bioscience Incubator. The event featured a ceremonial ribbon-cutting, music, food, and tours with demonstrations … Continue reading

Round Rock Campus phase II map shows new parking lot on north end.

Round Rock Campus parking lot construction begins soon

Austin Community College in early December begins work on a new parking lot at the Round Rock Campus. The 300-vehicle lot will be on the north side of the campus (north of current parking lot … Continue reading

Groundbreaking celebrates Elgin Campus expansion

Partnership was the primary theme when state and community leaders joined the Austin Community College District (ACC) Tuesday, October 11, at the groundbreaking celebration of Elgin Campus Phase II. “We’re here because of your vision, … Continue reading

Bond project update: Pre-construction work moves forward

Progress continues on districtwide capital improvement projects. Following is an update on the work going on at several campuses. Elgin phase II The college will host a ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Elgin Campus facilities … Continue reading

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Save the date for Elgin Phase II groundbreaking Oct. 11

Austin Community College will host a ceremonial groundbreaking for new Elgin Campus facilities Tuesday, October 11, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on the campus grounds (1501 W. U.S. Hwy. 290, Elgin). The Elgin Campus phase … Continue reading

ACC, Round Rock Mull Early College Funding

Austin American-Statesman – ACC, Round Rock Mull Early College Funding

Groundbreaking celebrates new San Gabriel Campus

With heartfelt, spirited, and inspiring tributes from college and community leaders, Austin Community College celebrated the groundbreaking of its new San Gabriel Campus in Leander April 21. Heavy rains ― right up until the morning … Continue reading

ACC hosts Leander campus groundbreaking April 21

Austin Community College will host a ceremonial groundbreaking for its much-anticipated new campus in Leander Thursday, April 21, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. The celebration will be held at the campus site (enter from the … Continue reading

ACC names future Leander campus

The Austin Community College District Board of Trustees unanimously named the district’s future Leander campus the ACC San Gabriel Campus during its regular meeting Monday, April 4. “This campus will be a vital part of … Continue reading

Bond projects update: Highland moves forward; Leander groundbreaking; Elgin, Hays CMR selected

Austin Community College has completed conceptual plans for Phase II of ACC Highland and is moving forward with architectural programming and design. The ACC Highland Phase II steering committee met March 11 to begin discussing … Continue reading

Bond projects update: Planning continues for Elgin, Round Rock campuses

Following are highlights of recent bond project activities. Bond project information and updates also can be found on the following webpages: austincc.edu/bond austincc.edu/faoadmin/projects.php Elgin ACC’s Office of Facilities & Construction hosted a meeting of the … Continue reading

ACC Bond project update

Following are highlights of recent bond project activities. Bond project information and updates also can be found on the following webpages: austincc.edu/bond austincc.edu/faoadmin/projects.php Round Rock Campus ACC’s Board of Trustees selected SpawGlass as the construction … Continue reading

ACC buys 124-acre site for technical training center

Austin American Statesman: ACC buys 124-acre site for technical training center

ACC adquiere 124 acres en el sureste del Condado de Travis

El Distrito de Austin Community College está avanzando con uno de varios proyectos de bonos aprobados por los votantes. La universidad compró aproximadamente 124 acres en el sudeste del Condado de Travis para el desarrollo … Continue reading

ACC completes purchase of southeast Travis County land

Austin Community College has completed its previously contracted purchase of approximately 124 acres of land in southeast Travis County. The college plans to use the site for a future career-technical training center that will provide … Continue reading

Bond projects update: Architects, construction managers named

The Austin Community College Board of Trustees has selected the lead architect for the college’s Rio Grande Campus renovation and a construction manager for its planned Leander Campus. A summary of other recent bond project … Continue reading

Bond projects update: Planning, project team selection continues

Austin Community College’s Bond Program Steering Committee have met throughout September and October to discuss projects impacting multiple campuses and weigh options for accommodating programs (such as dance and art) that will need temporary specialty … Continue reading

Bond projects update: Committees weigh options, evaluate proposals

Austin Community College continues to fine-tune plans for its districtwide bond projects. Administrators and project teams, assisted by department leadership, faculty, and staff, are determining how to execute projects simultaneously while minimizing disruption to students … Continue reading

Bond project update: Summary of recent activity

ACC staff continues to lay the foundation for construction on the 2014 bond projects. As project teams are confirmed, each project will be thoroughly evaluated to finalize plans, timelines, budget, and program space. Project managers, … Continue reading

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