July 28, 2014

ACC Helped Shelter Rain Victims in 1979 Deluge

Check out this story from the Houston Chronicle detailing the events of the huge rain Alvin received in July 1979.

The city flooded as a result of more than 40 inches of rain that fell over a 24-hour period on July 25, 1979

The college became an safe spot for residents to gather from the rising waters.

Read the full story.

July 21, 2014

Board of Regents Meeting Rescheduled to July 31

The Alvin Community College Board of Regents will have their monthly meeting on July 24 at 7 p.m. in the Nolan Ryan Center. Call 281-756-3500 or visit the ACC website.

Kids Lego Camp

Wanna Go to Texas Tech?

Stephanie Derkowski with Texas Tech University will be in the G building Wednesday, July 23rd, from 10:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m.

Stephanie will be available to answer transfer questions and give information about Texas Tech degree plans. 

UHCL on Campus Today!

Siloe Lopez with the University of Houston-Clear Lake will be in the G building today from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Mr. Lopez will be available to answer transfer questions and give information about UHCL degree programs. 

July 17, 2014


Don't forget that Fall registration is now open and will close on August 19.

Sign up for your classes today!

Take a look at the schedule below.


July 16, 2014

ACC Dental Assistant Open House

The Alvin Community College Dental Assistant program will host an Open House and student orientation today at 6 p.m.

Students interested in becoming a dental assistant can learn more about obtaining their certification, admissions requirements as well as starting their registration.

The orientation will be for students entering the program in the fall semester.

Dental assistants are seeing a strong growth in the job market, which is projected to increase by 31 percent over the next 10 years, according to the U.S. Labor Department.

The event will be in H-116 at the ACC campus. For more information contact Leigh Davis at 281-756-3820 or visit www.alvincollege.edu/cewd/healthcare/dentalassistant.