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Golden Anniversary: ACC Celebrates 50 Years of Serving Central Texas

Sunday, September 17, 2023 marks 50 years since Austin Community College District (ACC) officially opened its doors. The college first held classes on September 17, 1973, to meet the needs and demands for higher education … Continue reading

Welcome Back, Riverbats! Navigating Your Campus for Fall 2023

Austin Community College District (ACC) welcomes returning and new Riverbats as the fall 2023 semester begins Monday, August 21.  As more students head to one of ACC’s many campuses, here is some information to help … Continue reading

Hip Hop Graphic

Celebrate 50 Years of Hip Hop with ACC Audio Technology & Industry

Hip hop was born in New York City at a back-to-school party on August 11, 1973, according to the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop organization. To celebrate and showcase hip hop culture, ACC hosts a 50 … Continue reading

New Big Day Orientation event for students launches this fall

Hundreds of new ACC students will get an exclusive orientation experience at Austin Commuity College District’s (ACC) inaugural Big Day Orientation event. Student Affairs launched this new orientation session format to offer an experience similar … Continue reading

ACC hosts community forums for three Chancellor finalists

Austin Community College District (ACC) will host a series of campus forums to introduce the three finalists for the next Chancellor of the ACC District.  All finalists will visit Austin this month to tour ACC … 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

Make it Center VIP Ribbon Cutting

Packed House for ACC’s New Make It Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Austin Community College District is changing the way we explore careers at the new Make It Center at ACC Highland Campus. Make It Center connects passion and purpose to promising careers. Continue reading

47th annual student art exhibition

Join Us! 47th Annual ACC Student Art Exhibition

See what Austin Community College District (ACC) students have been working hard on this semester at the 47th Annual ACC Student Art Exhibition. Saturday, May 64 to 6 p.m.ACC Highland Campus, Gallery 2000 Visitors can … Continue reading

ACC ESMP and RN students participate in interdepartmental training simulation

ACC tackling emergency healthcare worker shortage: Students run emergency simulation at Highland Campus

Hands-on training with real-world scenarios in the most in-demand fields in healthcare. Austin Community College District (ACC) Emergency Medical Service Professionals (EMSP) students joined Professional Nursing (RN) students for interdepartmental training. Continue reading

ACC hosts spring vaccination clinics

ACC hosts two vaccination clinics this spring for eligible ACC students, employees, and community members. The clinics will offer free COVID-19 and flu vaccines to eligible members of the community. Clinics are first come, first … Continue reading

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