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Fur-ever friends! ACC’s Vet Tech summer 2024 pets available for adoption!

Austin Community College District (ACC) needs your help finding good homes for our pets. Every semester, ACC Veterinary Technology students, faculty, and staff care for and treat shelter animals from the region. As the summer … Continue reading

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ACC Board of Trustees July 1 Meeting Recap

The Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees held a work session followed by its regular meeting on Monday, July 1, at Highland Campus. Below are highlights from the meetings. 2024-25 Budget Approval ACC … Continue reading

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ACC Blog | 4 Tips: A Student’s Guide to Paying for College

Paying for classes should never get in the way. ACC’s newest blog covers the top four ways to make college more affordable for everyone.  Whether you aren’t sure where to start with financial aid and … Continue reading

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ACC Board of Trustees approves FY 2024-25 budget

Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees approved a $534 million budget for fiscal year 2024-25 during its regular board meeting Monday, July 1.  The budget represents a more than 8% increase over the … Continue reading

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Finding the Right Fit: ACC student Jeremiah S. uses flexible schedules to work for his time

For some, the path after high school is clear. For others, it is about finding the right time,  the right fit, and the financial support. “A lot of my classmates were always talking applications and … Continue reading

ACC Trustees unanimously approve new Affordability Scholarship to help current students finish

The Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees unanimously approved additional Affordability Scholarships for current students during its regular meeting on Monday, July 1. Under the new program, ACC will cover the final credit … Continue reading

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Reimagining Apprenticeships: ACC and DIR launch first-of-its-kind technology and cybersecurity program

Austin Community College District (ACC) and the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) announce a first-of-its-kind technology and cybersecurity apprenticeship to reimagine apprenticeship programs for higher education and state agencies. The college hosted a formal … Continue reading

ACC closed in observance of Independence Day Thursday, 7/4

Austin Community College District (ACC) will close in observance of Independence Day Thursday, July 4. The college reopens Friday, July 5. Registration for 5.5-week summer courses remains open. The short semester begins July 13. Students … Continue reading

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UFCU ATMs installed at five ACC campuses, more coming online this summer

As part of the partnership between ACC and University Federal Credit Union (UFCU), five new ATMs have been installed across various campuses, and even more are set to come online throughout the summer. The newly … Continue reading

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ACC Center for Peace & Conflict Studies Receives $10,000 Grant from Interfaith America

Austin Community College District’s (ACC) Center for Peace & Conflict Studies has been awarded a prestigious $10,000 grant from Interfaith America. This grant, one of only 11 Inspiring Campus Change grants given out this year, … Continue reading

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