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Tuition and Payments

You can pay your tuition and fees online or in person at a Cashier Office. Payment is due once you register for classes. It is important to note that ACC does not mail bills or statements. We encourage you to pay in full or set up a payment plan immediately to avoid missing your tuition deadline. You will be dropped from any unpaid classes after the tuition deadline. Visit for more information.

Don’t miss your deadline!

  • Check your tuition deadline to avoid losing your classes.
  • If you miss your deadline, you will need to re-register for classes. We cannot guarantee seats will still be available if you have to re-register.
  • Meningitis documents also must be processed and approved before your tuition deadline.

Tuition Rates

Tuition is charged on a per-credit basis. Your residency status determines your tuition rate and some fees. See the Residency Classifications section of this catalog for more information. The Austin Community College Board of Trustees sets tuition and fee rates. Amounts are subject to change without notice. View current tuition and fees at

Information below was approved by the Board of Trustees on May 7, 2018.

Residency Status for Tuition PurposesPer Credit Hour
In-District Texas Resident$67
Out-of-District Texas Resident$67 + $276 out-of-district fee
Out-of-State & International Non-Resident$416

General & Course-Related Fees

General and course-related fees are charged in addition to tuition. These fees are refundable in some circumstances. See the Refunds section of this catalog for more information.

General Fees

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Course-Related Fees & Descriptions

Other Fees

Other fees are charged for a variety of circumstances, such as for the International Student application fee, course challenge fee, Green Pass fee, parking fine, replacement/reissue fee, returned payment fee, late payment fee, library fine, etc. These fees are not typically refundable.

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