Functions

  1. Develops and makes recommendations regarding collegewide Instructional testing, assessment, advising, and placement policies and procedures. Academic policy recommendations will be submitted through the appropriate council.
  2. Seeks input from all areas of the college regarding effectiveness of assessment, advising and placement procedures.
  3. Provides for the improvement of assessment, advising, and placement affairs on a collegewide basis.
  4. Coordinates assessment, advising and placement functions with task forces and collegewide committees.
  5. Maintains liaison with the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) through the Executive Dean, Admissions, Enrollment and Completion to ensure compliance with TSI requirements.
  6. Initiates research in cooperation with the Office of Institutional Research and Analytics and evaluates assessment, advising and placement services on a collegewide basis.
  7. Encourages use of technology in assessment, advising and placement.
  8. Develops policies and procedures for use of Instructional Testing Centers.

Committee recommendations are forwarded to the Academic & Student Affairs Council.

Meeting Schedule and Frequency

FALL 2022SPRING 2023SUMMER 2023
September 30
October 28
February 24
March 31
April 28
June 30
July 28

Agendas and minutes (ACC only)

Questions? Contact Cam Claassen at camryn.claassen@austincc.edu.

Membership

Chair (appointed by the Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs): Roxane Royalty, Executive Dean, North Region, 512-223-0179, rroyalty@austincc.edu.
Faculty Co-chair (elected by the committee members): TBD

PositionNameAppointed byCampusPhoneEmail
Executive Dean of Student Affairs, North RegionRoxane RoyaltyPosition (Chair)RRC3-0179rroyalty@austincc.edu
Executive Dean, Admissions, Enrollment and CompletionLinda TerryPositionHBC3-7503lkluck@austincc.edu
TSI CoordinatorLeilani ‘Lani’ SalinasPositionHBC3-7770lelani.salinas@austincc.edu
Director of Career & Academic AdvisingKathy JamesPositionHLC3-7327kjames@austincc.edu
Director of TestingHolly Delacroix-DeRouenPositionHYS3-1541hdelacro@austincc.edu
Executive Director of Adult EducationKatherine DowdyPositionHBC3-7044kdowdy@austincc.edu
Representatives of Job Functions or College Offices
(2-year terms)
Assessment Center CoordinatorGus RodriguezVC, Student AffairsHYS3-3165grodriqu@austincc.edu
CounselorDaniella RodriguezVC, Student AffairsNRG3-4729daniella.rodriguez@austincc.edu
Advising SupervisorJana McCarthyVC, Student AffairsRVS3-6319jana.mccarthy@austincc.edu
Advising SpecialistPatricia BeckVC, Student AffairsHLC3-7324pbeck@austincc.edu
Faculty, EnglishJeanne ChaltainDept. Chair
English/Journalism
CYP3-2162chaltain@austincc.edu
Faculty, Developmental ReadingUrsula ParkerDept. Chair
Integrated Reading and Writing
RRC3-0067uparker@austincc.edu
Faculty, Developmental MathematicsJohn FredericDept. Chair
Mathematics
CYP3-2094jfrederi@austincc.edu
Faculty, English as a Second LanguageSusan DasESOL Dept. ChairHLC3-7452sdas2@austincc.edu
Representatives of ACC Constituencies
(1-year terms)
Instructional DeanLorlie EllisVC, InstructionNRG3-4114lorlie.ellis@austincc.edu
Representatives of ACC Constituencies
(1-year terms)
Full-time Faculty Senate AssociationJackie BurnsAssociation Pres.RRC3-0445jackie.burns@austincc.edu
Full-time Faculty Senate AssociationKate PattonAssociation PresRRC3-0262kathryn.patton@austincc.edu
Adjunct Faculty AssociationSarah WilsonAssociation Pres.CYP3-1790
x23528
swilson@austincc.edu
Adjunct Faculty AssociationPing ChuAssociation Pres.HLCTBApchu@austincc.edu
Association of Professional & Technical EmployeesSidnie CampbellAssociation Pres.NRG3-4728sidnie.campbell@austincc.edu
Classified Employees AssociationMiguel DeLeonAssociation Pres.HBC3-7667mdeleon@austincc.edu
Student Government AssociationLira RamirezAssociation Pres.HLC3-7448lira.ramirez@g.austincc.edu