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Wildcats – A Family of Families

Our students’ families are our greatest partners in seeing these amazing men and women through to success in their classes, their careers, their relationships and their walk with Christ. As you seek ways to support and lead your student, we offer these guides and opportunities to connect with our wonderful campus in ways that expand your horizons and open possibilities to step forward together.

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Progress is always at work on our beautiful campus, and not only in our students. We invite you to see how we continue to develop and expand across our corner of Abilene, then take in the delights of our city that make it a great place to call home.


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Be Ready

Preparing for college doesn’t have to be tedious. We have a guide that breaks down certain steps you and your student can take at each grade level to be as ready as possible for the transition to college student at Abilene Christian University.


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Programs and Athletic Events

Our departments and programs welcome the community to many exciting events throughout the year. Enjoy a concert or a play, take in FilmFest or cheer on the ‘Cats from the stands!