Student Support & Resources

Current Students

Our mission

The mission of Alpena Community College is to meet lifelong learning needs by providing educational opportunities through effective stewardship of resources.

Career Information

Still not sure what type of career would be the best fit for you? Pure Michigan Talent Connect has different tools that can help you explore different career options, have a look at internships, search for the perfect job, and find information that is specific to the state of Michigan.  

If you already know what area you want to go into, but are still curious about all of the different things that you could do with your degree, the Occupational Outlook Handbook is just what you need! This guide has information about hundreds of different jobs, including average pay, job outlook, and summaries of the work environment.

Computer and Wireless Access

You can find wireless internet connections at the following ACC campus locations:

  • Besser Technical Center Commons
  • Library
  • Lumberjack Shack
  • Park Arena
  • The Student Services Center
  • Van Lare Hall Student Lounge
  • Huron Shores Campus Student Lounge

To access the wireless internet with your laptop, make sure your wireless card or device is turned on and select ACC Public as your wireless connection.

Student Open Computer Labs

Stephen H. Fletcher Library/AV Learning Resources Center
Center Building, Room 111

The Student Services Center
Van Lare Hall, Room 101

Huron Shores Campus
Room 206

Enrolling in Online Classes FAQ

Follow the link for information to help you prepare for taking an online course at Alpena Community College. Enrolling in Online Classes FAQs

Food Services

ACC offers two dining locations on campus; The Lumberjack Shack in the Besser Technical Center and Food For Thought in Van Lare Hall. Breakfast, lunch and specialty items are available from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Fridays. Meal plans are available; see the food service cashier. Catering services are also available. For more information call: 989.358.7216

Help and Support for Online Learners

Alpena Community College offers various support options for students taking classes at a distance or online.

Are you ready for Online Learning? Take a Self-Assessment

Do you have the technology requirements to take online classes? Find out HERE

What does an online class look like? Take the Online Learning Orientation HERE

Need to access Blackboard? Click HERE

Library Services

Stephen H. Fletcher Library
Located in the Newport Center Building, the Library and A-V areas provide intellectual access to recorded knowledge and information consistent with the present and anticipated teaching and research responsibilities of Alpena Community College. The Alpena Community College academic library collection is generally most suitable for adult use; those obtaining library cards must be a student at ACC or its University Center, or be a non-student at least 18 years old.

Student Services Center

Alpena Community College students can come to The Student Services Center for the help they need to succeed! All services are FREE! Follow the link for more information. Student Services Center

Transfer Information

Thinking about transferring to a four-year university? Check out the Transfer Information page for resources to help you plan for a successful transfer.

Volunteer Center

Want to get involved? The Volunteer Center can match you with a program and help you get started.


Students can use WebAdvisor to schedule courses, check grades, pay tuition, and more! Read more about WebAdvisor here.