Apply for Admission....IT'S EASY!
There are three ways to apply:
Apply online using the Texas Common Application
Download an application
P.O. Box 447
Amarillo, TX 79178
Drop by any AskAC counter on any campus and we'll help you get started.
An acceptance letter will be sent to you.
If you need assistance contact an Amarillo College representative by calling 371-5000 or online at www.actx.edu/contact. They will help you complete the requirements listed below — you may complete these in any order, but all must be completed before seeing and academic advisor to register for classes.
FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS
Contact your high school counselor and/or the Registrar’s Office at each college you have attended previously to request an official transcript be sent to Amarillo College, Registrar’s Office, P. O. Box 447, Amarillo, TX 79178.
PROOF OF BACTERIAL MENINGITIS VACCINATION
New students under the age of 22 are required to show proof of bacterial meningitis vaccinations or complete an exemption form prior to registration. To access the forms, please visit: www.actx.edu/admission/meningitis.
You may be exempt from taking the TSI Assessment. Please speak with an academicadvisor or go online at www.actx.edu/testing to check your exemption status. If you are not exempt, you will need to complete the following:
- Pre-Assessment MAP Orientation: New students are required to attend a MAP session in person prior to placement testing. Location: Success Center, Ware Student Commons, 3rd Floor, Washington Street Campus.
- Placement Test: For more information and to schedule a testing time, call (806) 371-5445 or visit www.actx.edu/testing. Testing times will also be scheduled after completion of a MAP session.
Meet with your advisor to to get registered.
Your Academic Advisor is assigned according to your chosen field of study and will help you chart your educational and career path.
This online tool is your personal pathway to your student account, Google Apps and Gmail, your calendar, and where you will register for classes. To initiate your account go to http://myaccount.actx.edu or http://acconnect.actx.edu or give us a call and we will walk you through the steps—(806) 371-5000.
REGISTER FOR CLASSES:
GET YOUR STUDENT ID
Visit the AskAC counter on any AC campus to get a photo ID
NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION
All students are required to participate in a new student orientation session. Visit www.actx.edu/nso for options.
PAY FOR CLASSES
Be sure to pay or make payment arrangements via payment plan or financial aid by the deadline.
- Pay online at https://acconnect.actx.edu click the financial tab.
- Pay by phone (806) 371-5000.
- Pay in person at the AskAC counter at the Washington Street or the West Campus.
GET YOUR BOOKS
AC Bookstores are located on the Washington Street Campus (College Union Building), on the West Campus (Building D) and online at
www.actx.edu/bookstore. If you have financial aid you can charge to your account. You will need a copy of your schedule to get your books.
If you are a student with disabilities, please contact disAbility Services:
Student Service Center, Room 130
If you are a student receiving veteran’s benefits, please contact
Kelly Murphy at (806) 371-5026