Dual Enrollment News & Announcements

New Student Information


Tips for Success:

  • Check your ACC Email - email is the official form of communication. Check your ACC email daily. If you need help finding your email, visit Campus Technology.
  • Log into Blackboard Daily - Students should log into Blackboard daily to review any announcements or assignments. Students needing assistance with Blackboard should email their instructor directly or contact Blackboard using the link within the system.
  • Stay Connected - to your instructor and to the program. Read emails; email your instructor if you have questions or concerns; email your DE Advisor for support, and review the DE POD page for updates and announcements.
  • FREE Tutorials are available through the Learning Lab.


ACC email address, ACCess ID, and ACC ID #:

Email is ACC's official form of communication. After your ACC application is received and processed, you will receive an email containing your ACC Student ID number, ACCess ID, and ACC email address. There will be a link for you to set up your password. 

If you need assistance at all contact the IT Help Desk at 281.756.3544.


What is ThePOD:

ThePOD is your online portal with ACC. Inside the POD you can access your email, your Blackboard classes and much more. This quick video goes over what is in ThePOD. You will log into ThePOD with your ACC email address and the password your create.

 Your ACC email is the official form of communication for ACC. If you need help, contact the IT Help Desk at 281.756.3544 or itservices@alvincollege.edu. 


How to view your courses in ThePOD:

Log into The POD and on the right under WebACCESS > select Students > select Self Service > select Student Planning.

If your schedule does not look accurate, contact your ACC DE Advisor. Remember you will only be registered for one semester at a time. 



ACC utilizes both electronic (eBook/RedShelf) and hard copy textbooks.

ADA Accommodations:

Students that require accommodations must meet with the ACC Student Accessibility Services prior to the start of school. View the DE Information Sheet to review what is needed for your visit.



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