Upcoming Events

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 6:00pm


Student Affairs will host Dive-In Movie: JAWS on Thursday, July 31, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Fitness Center Pool.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Student Affairs Office at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 9:00am - 1:00pm


Undecided about your major or career path?  Join the Career and Transfer Center for the Career Explorer Workshop on Friday, Aug. 1, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Room M2070.

  • Explore career options
  • Research career information
  • Create an action plan
  • Career assessments include:
    • Strong Interest Inventory
    • Myers Briggs Type Indicator

Registration and pre-assessment required ($35).  Register through ACC Career Connect or the Career & Transfer Center.

For more information or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Career and Transfer Center at careers@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5805.

Sun, 08/10/2014 - 7:30am - 11:30am


2014 Western Welcome WeekThis year’s Western Welcome Week celebration will run from Aug. 8-17.  The theme for 2014 is Giddy-Up!

Festivities will include the Family Pancake Breakfast at ACC on Sunday morning, Aug. 10, from 7:30 – 11:30 a.m.  ACC will also host the Old Fashioned Cake Contest, Kids Games of Old and the Stick Horse Stampede on the morning of Aug. 10.

If you are interested in volunteering at the Pancake Breakfast, please contact Jeff Duggan at 303.797.5709 or jeff.duggan@arapahoe.edu.

Western Welcome Week, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) public charity, dedicated to carrying on the tradition of greater Littleton — yesterday, today and tomorrow — with the annual Western Welcome Week celebration.  With over 45 family-friendly events, there’s something for everyone to enjoy!

Sun, 08/24/2014 - 10:00am - 4:00pm


Arapahoe Community College will host the Third Annual Affordable Arts Festival on Sunday, Aug. 24, from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at its Littleton Campus (5900 S. Santa Fe Drive).  The Affordable Arts Festival is managed and promoted by Jim DeLutes, Director of the Downtown Denver Arts Festival.

The Affordable Arts Festival will feature fine arts and fine crafts - all for sale for under $100 - from over 130 local and national artists, including Arabella Tatershall, who won Best of Show (Sculpture) at the 2013 Downtown Denver Arts Festival.  A LIST OF SOME OF THE AWARD-WINNING ARTISTS AT THE 2014 AFFORDABLE ARTS FESTIVAL

Online tickets for this event are available for $6, and admission at the gate will be $5.  Proceeds from admission fees will benefit the ACC Foundation.

2014 Affordable Arts Festival

“The Affordable Arts Festival will give great artists a perfect venue to sell their existing inventory, new inspirations and past creations, while providing people with a friendly, unintimidating place to see, experience and buy high-quality artwork all for under $100," said DeLutes, who has served as the Director of the Downtown Denver Arts Festival since 2007.  "The Affordable Arts Festival is the fastest growing festival in the region."

The Affordable Arts Festival will take place on the west lawn at ACC's Littleton Campus.  The Southwest Line (C or D) of the RTD Light Rail is located just two blocks east of ACC.  Free parking is also available in designated lots throughout campus.

For more information, please contact Jim DeLutes at jim@affordableartsfestival.com or 303.330.8237.

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:00pm - 7:00pm


The Umbria: A Sense of Place exhibit begins today and will be on display through Friday, Oct. 10.  The festivities will also include a reception with light refreshments on Friday, Sept. 5, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

The show will be comprised of paintings and photographs created by ACC students and faculty who traveled to La Romita School of Art in Umbria, Italy, for two weeks during the summer of 2014.

artwork by Judith PurcellACC's painting students were introduced to the particular concerns and methods associated in working with the Italian landscape and cityscape, while ACC's photography students learned creative methods associated with documenting the Italian landscape, cityscape and people.

Admission is free and the exhibition is open to the public.  Hours of operation at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts for this exhibition are as follows:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:  Noon - 5:00 p.m. (open Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m.)
SATURDAY / SUNDAY:  closed

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).  For more information, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5649.

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm


The opening reception for the Umbria: A Sense of Place exhibit will be held today from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.  The show will be on display through Friday, Oct. 10.

The show will be comprised of paintings and photographs created by ACC students and faculty who traveled to La Romita School of Art in Umbria, Italy, for two weeks during the summer of 2014.

artwork by Judith PurcellACC's painting students were introduced to the particular concerns and methods associated in working with the Italian landscape and cityscape, while ACC's photography students learned creative methods associated with documenting the Italian landscape, cityscape and people.

Admission is free and the exhibition is open to the public.  Hours of operation at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts for this exhibition are as follows:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:  Noon - 5:00 p.m. (open Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m.)
SATURDAY / SUNDAY:  closed

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).  For more information, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5649.

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm


The Arapahoe Community College Astronomy Program will host four "star parties" during the Fall 2014 semester.  Observe the night sky at the Littleton Campus (West Lawn; between the Main Building and Lot G) on Sept. 12, Oct. 17 and Nov. 7, and at the Parker Campus on Sept. 18.

Star parties will be held in an open house format from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m., and attendees are welcome to arrive at their convenience.  ACC will provide a telescope at the star parties, which are free and open to the public (no RSVP necessary; please dress appropriately for these outdoor events).  Complimentary hot cocoa and cookies will be served.

Join ACC Astronomy Professor Jennifer Jones for your chance to observe the celestial bodies and explore the vastness of the universe.  For more information, please contact jennifer.jones@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5839.

Astronomy Star Parties

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:00pm - 7:00pm


ACC's juried exhibition entitled "This is Colorado" opens today.  The event runs through Nov. 14.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).  For more information about the "This is Colorado" juried exhibition, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5649.

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm


The opening reception for ACC's juried exhibition entitled "This is Colorado" is today from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  The event runs through Nov. 14.

Light refreshments will be provided at this event, which is free and open to the public.  The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).

For more information, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5649.

Mon, 11/03/2014 (All day)


Spring 2015 registration begins Nov. 3 for all students (ends Jan. 11)

Last minute registration: Jan. 12-19

Spring 2015 classes begin:  Jan. 20

SPRING CLASS SCHEDULE - COMING SOON!

2014-15 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

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