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ACC hosts Emergency Preparedness Week June 12-16

Safety and security for students, faculty, staff, and visitors remain a top priority at Austin Community College District (ACC). ACC practices emergency response procedures and tests its emergency notification system during the summer semester Emergency … Continue reading

Join ACC’s 2023 Juneteenth Celebration

Join ACC’s 2023 Juneteenth Celebration at the Eastview Campus on Friday, June 16, and invite your friends, family, and colleagues to participate in this important day. Hosted by the African American Cultural Center at ACC, the communitywide Juneteenth celebration will include music, games, live performances, and more. Continue reading

Green Pass to ride Capital Metro for free this summer now available

The Summer Green Pass is now available to eligible Austin Community College District (ACC) employees and students who are enrolled in a credit course this summer. The Green Pass offers free unlimited rides to class, … Continue reading

ACC launches new program to allow students to accelerate their degree

Research shows 8-week class program increase persistence and success rates. Starting new this fall, ACC will launch an 8-week pathway for the Associate of Science in Business Administration degree. Continue reading

ACC Highland Campus wins prestigious Community Impact Award

Austin Community College District (ACC) Highland Campus Building 2000 is recognized with the prestigious Community Impact Award at the Austin Business Journal’s 2023 Commercial Real Estate Awards Gala.  The annual awards recognize projects that exhibit … Continue reading

ACC Named 2023 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges

Austin Community College District (ACC) was selected as one of the most promising places to work in community colleges, according to Diverse Education. “I’m immensely proud of the teamwork at Austin Community College District. We … Continue reading

Get the digital and professional skills you need for college and career

Austin Community College District recognizes that digital skills are an ever-increasingly important requirement to study, communicate, work, and conduct our everyday lives. Therefore, as part of ACC’s Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP), 16 microcredentials in high-demand … Continue reading

ACC Blog: What Healthcare Career Is Right for Me?

Demand for healthcare professionals continues to grow across Central Texas. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, an aging population, the growth of healthcare IT, and a healthcare provider shortage have all made the healthcare sector … Continue reading

ACC Experts

ACC Experts: Gardening in Texas

The best way to keep your garden looking nice and knowing about the elements you are dealing with. ACC’s Sustainable Agriculture Department shares expert tips to keep your garden growing. Written By: Hunter Eichman, Sustainable … Continue reading

ACC closed Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day

Austin Community College District (ACC) will close in observance of Memorial Day Monday, May 29, and will reopen Tuesday, May 30.  Registration for summer classes remains open through the holiday weekend. Students may select among … Continue reading

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