August 27, 2015

Tryout for Blue


ACC Ranked Nationally for Graduate Pay

Payscale.com recently ranked Alvin Community College in the top five in the country for graduate salaries.

According to the site, the average ACC graduate at the mid-level of their career earns $68,400, which is the highest amount in Texas.

Payscale.com is a private company that collects employee and employer survey information regarding salary scales for a specific region.

Read more about ACC at Payscale.

Life and Soul Health Fair in Manvel

The Alvin Community College Respiratory Care and DCVS programs will be at the Life and Soul Health Fair in Manvel on September 26.

Some of the tests and measurements that will be offered include height, weight, BMI, Blood pressure, Blood Glucose, Hba1c, Lipid, Heel DEXA, Lung Function test, EKG, Carotid Doppler, ABI, Vision, Glaucoma, Retina Screenings, free Diabetes education class by an MD, free helmet giveaways and free vaccines.

Brazoria county residents may be eligible for free breast exams and mammograms depending on their income.

There will be at least 20 doctors and nurses present at the event.

To learn more contact our Allied Health department at 281-756-5660. The event will be at the New Life Plaza at 3945 Country Road 58 in Manvel.

August 21, 2015

Welcome The Ambassadors

Below are ACC's newest Student Ambassadors. If you need help on the first day of class, find one of them around campus and they'll assist you.


August 18, 2015

Observatory Open House


The ACC Observatory is having an open event on August 28 from 7:30 p.m. to about 10:00 p.m.

Come learn more about the observatory and what the college has to offer. The event is free and open to the public.

August 17, 2015

ACC Registrar named TACROA Board President


Irene Robinson, ACC Registrar, has been elected by the membership of TACRAO to be the organization’s President–Elect.

The Texas Associate of Collegiate Registrar’s and Admissions Officers is the state’s premier organization that professionally advances the work in the offices of admissions, records, registration and other related functions among institutions of higher learning.

Congratulations Irene! Your election brings honor to Alvin Community College.

-JoAn Anderson, ACC Dean of Students

August 13, 2015

Late Registration Begins

http://www.alvincollege.edu/Portals/0/schedules/pdfs/Fall2015Cr.pdf
If you missed fall registration, you can sign up for classes during late registration, which runs from August 13-24.

If you sign up during late registration, you must pay your tuition or sign up for a tuition payment plan the day you register.

Find out more at the ACC website. Check out a schedule of classes.

August 6, 2015

Payment Deadline is August 12


Payment for Registration and Schedule Changes after the published term payment deadline (August 12) will be due on the day of registration. Students will be withdrawn the following day if payment has not been received.

Registration and Schedule Changes will remain open from August 13 to August 24. Registration will be unavailable from 2:45 am - 4:45 am daily.

-JoAn Anderson, Dean of Students

August 4, 2015

UHV Representative Visiting ACC



Tamara Lair with the University of Houston -Victoria will be at the ACC Campus Café today from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm.

Tamara will be giving information about UHV programs and degrees.

-Alpha Treviño, ACC Academic Advisor