UPDATE: Alvin Community College campus closed through March 30

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Alvin Community College will extend its cancellation of classes through March 30 due to coronavirus concerns. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Alvin Community College will extend its cancellation of classes through March 30 due to coronavirus concerns. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Updated at 2:18 p.m., March 19.

Alvin Community College's campus will remain closed through March 30. Classes will resume on March 30, but will be held online only. Some campus buildings will reopen but some will remain closed for cleaning, according to a press release sent out by the college.

“We are extending the closure of our campus to protect our students, staff and community,” ACC President Dr. Christal M. Albrecht said in the release. “Once we open we are moving our classes to an online format indefinitely.”

According to the release, these changes also apply to dual enrollment programs, including those at University of Houston-Clear Lake, Pearland ISD and Alvin ISD.

Students that require technological services may come to ACC for those after the 30th, the release stated.


Published at 5:55 p.m., March 12.

Alvin Community College will cancel classes the week of March 16 due to coronavirus concerns. Classes are tentatively set to resume March 23.

Cancellations include the activities of the college's Lab School as well as extracurricular activities.

ACC's summer 2020 Study Abroad to Ireland has been canceled and will be rescheduled for 2021, according to an update from the college.
By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.


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