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How to Format an MLA Paper in Word 2010 & 2013 & 2016
Added on Fri, Feb 27, 2015
How to Format an MLA Paper in Word 2010 & 2013 Summary: How to format a paper to MLA Overview Margins should be 1” on all sides Font: Times New Roman 12 Pt Line Spacing: Double Paragraph Format: No space before or after, first... Read More
Dental Clinic
Added on Mon, Feb 4, 2013
Dental Clinic Summary: Overview of the Dental Hygiene Clinic at A-B Tech Overview of Services Our Dental Clinic provides general dentistry services and is staffed by Clinic Dentists and Dental Assisting Instructors. The services provided are... Read More
Housing Options for Students
Added on Mon, Feb 3, 2014
Student Housing Resources Summary: Where students can find information about local housing opportunities A-B Tech does not currently offer any on- or off-campus student housing; however, there are some online resources that may be helpful in your... Read More
Student ID Cards
Added on Wed, Oct 24, 2012
  Student ID Cards     Summary: How to get an A-B Tech student ID card     New ID Card Required   A new version of the Student ID Card is now being issued, and you will soon be required to have the new version for... Read More
How to set Tabs - Word 2013
Added on Wed, May 27, 2015
How to Set Tabs Summary: Step by step instructions for setting tabs in Word 2013 Tabs allow you to position text exactly where you would like it. To avoid problems with text alignment, use tabs rather than spaces. The default tab settings for... Read More
Public Transportation
Added on Wed, Oct 31, 2012
Public Transportation Summary:  Information on the public transportation that's available to and from A-B Tech Shuttle Service We have two 15-passenger vans that make about seven stops at various locations between A-B Tech and Mission... Read More
Dining Options
Added on Tue, Oct 23, 2012
  Dining Options     Summary: Food and beverage options on campus      The Café   The Café located in the Coman Student Activity Center offers a full selection of breakfast and lunch options,... Read More
Dean’s and President’s Lists
Added on Wed, Oct 24, 2012
  Dean's and President's Lists     Summary: The eligibility requirements for the Dean's and President's Lists     You can view eligibility requirements for the Dean's and President's Lists by going to our website, ... Read More
Student Health Insurance
Added on Wed, Jan 23, 2013
Student Health Insurance Summary:  Student health insurance offered through Community College Student Insurance  We do not directly offer health insurance for students. However, health insurance is offered through a coalition,... Read More
Childcare Resources
Added on Wed, Oct 24, 2012
  Childcare Resources     Summary: Overview of the childcare services associated with A-B Tech     Childcare on the Asheville Campus   A-B Tech's childcare center closed in August 2015.   Child Care... Read More
How to Use Google Drive
Added on Thu, Jan 22, 2015
How to Access Google Drive Summary: Step by step instructions on using Google Drive With your student G-mail address (yourname@students.abtech.edu), you get 30 GB of storage on google drive. Regular G-mail accounts get 15 GB of storage. You can... Read More
Graduation Ceremony
Added on Tue, Oct 23, 2012
  Graduation Ceremony     Summary: Information about the graduation ceremony     The College holds a graduation ceremony in May each year to award Associate in Arts, Associate in Applied Science, Associate in... Read More
Academic Warning, Probation, and Suspension
Added on Fri, Mar 1, 2013
Academic Warning, Probation, and Suspension Summary: Overview of Academic Warning, Probation, and Suspension Academic Standing Policy Detailed information about Academic Standing is available at: www.abtech.edu/a-b-tech-catalog/academic... Read More
Free Courses for Senior Citizens
Added on Mon, Oct 29, 2012
Free Courses for Senior Citizens Summary:  Information about free classes for senior citizens Effective July 1, 2017 senior citizens who are 65 or older are eligible to audit curriculum classes. Senior citizens are still responsible for any... Read More
Intramural Sports
Added on Wed, Oct 31, 2012
Intramural Sports Summary: Information about intramural sports offered at A-B Tech Intramural sports are offered each fall and spring term and are open to faculty, staff, and students, from beginners to advanced athletes. The only requirements to... Read More
National Society of Leadership and Success
Added on Sat, Sep 7, 2013
National Society of Leadership and Success    Summary: Information about the A-B Tech Leadership Program (Sigma Alpha Pi) The A-B Tech Student Life & Development Office sponsors the Sigma Alpha Pi chapter of the National Society of... Read More
Health Clinic
Added on Wed, Oct 31, 2012
Health Clinic Summary: Information on A-B Tech's Health Clinic Overview A-B Tech has an on-campus student/employee health clinic located in the Ferguson Center for Allied Health and Workforce Development Building (building #24 on the campus... Read More
Academic Awards Ceremony
Added on Tue, Oct 23, 2012
  Academic Awards Ceremony     Summary: Overview of Academic Awards and Program Certificate Ceremonies     Academic Award Ceremony   The College hosts the Academic Awards Ceremony to honor one outstanding student from... Read More
Bus Passes
Added on Mon, Apr 1, 2013
Bus Passes Summary: Discount bus passes available for current A-B Tech students Currently enrolled students (Curriculum, Continuing Education, and GED) can purchase a one-month Asheville Transit pass for $10. A regular one-month Asheville Transit... Read More
Clubs and Organizations
Added on Wed, Oct 31, 2012
Clubs and Organizations Summary: Overview of the clubs and organizations offered at A-B Tech The following clubs and organizations are chartered each year by the A-B Tech Student Government Association (SGA). Honor Society Phi Theta Kappa ... Read More
Veterans’ Cafe
Added on Wed, Oct 2, 2013
Veterans' Cafe Summary:  Overview of the Veterans' Cafe, including the location and hours The Veterans' Cafe is an internet cafe specifically for A-B Tech students with veteran status. It provides veterans with the opportunity to... Read More
Tennis Courts
Added on Tue, Apr 16, 2013
Tennis Courts Summary: We have no tennis courts. Due to recent construction projects, A-B Tech no longer has any tennis courts. Key Words: tennis courts, tennis, court, recreation   Read More
Ride Sharing/Carpooling
Added on Wed, Oct 31, 2012
Ride Sharing/Carpooling Summary:  Information about ride sharing/carpooling opportunities at A-B Tech We encourage students, faculty, and staff to participate in ride sharing/carpooling through Share the Ride NC. More information... Read More
Student Due Process (Appeal a Student Conduct Violation)
Added on Wed, Oct 24, 2012
  Student Due Process (Appeal a Student Conduct Violation)     Summary: Overview of the Student Due Process and how to appeal a violation of the Code of Student Conduct     You have the right of due process if you are... Read More
The Locker
Added on Thu, Nov 5, 2015
The Locker Summary: Overview of clothing services provided by The Locker The Locker is a professional clothing closet that offers free men's and women's business attire to A-B Tech students and the Asheville community. Sponsored by A-B... Read More
How to Reply All & Forward using Student Email
Added on Thu, Jun 11, 2015
How to Reply All using Student Email Respond to everyone included in a group email. Log In to your Student Email Account Go to the email you would like to reply all to. Click the down arrow next to the Reply button Choose Reply to all The... Read More
Pisgah Legal Services for A-B Tech Students
Added on Sat, Jun 8, 2013
Pisgah Legal Services for A-B Tech Students Summary:  Overview of the A-B Tech partnership with Pisgah Legal Services  Overview A-B Tech has partnered with the local non-profit organization Pisgah Legal Services. Their mission is to... Read More
Honor Society
Added on Wed, Oct 24, 2012
  Honor Society     Summary: Overview of the A-B Tech Honor Society, Phi Theta Kappa      Student membership in the Honor Society is by invitation only and is extended to eligible students twice a year, in the fall... Read More
Regalia for Commencement
Added on Wed, Oct 29, 2014
Regalia for Commencement Summary: Overview of regalia students can wear for Commencement Students can wear certain regalia at Commencement as a sign of special recognition.   Key Words: cords, tassels, regalia, honor, honors,... Read More
Student Government Association (SGA)
Added on Wed, Oct 31, 2012
Student Government Association (SGA) Summary: Overview and contact information for the Student Government Association (SGA) Overview The Student Government Association (SGA) is responsible for legislative and executive authority in regard to... Read More
Rhapsodist Literature and Arts Journal
Added on Wed, Nov 20, 2013
Rhapsodist Literature and Arts Journal Summary: Overview of A-B Tech&'s literature and arts journal, The Rhapsodist The Rhapsodist is A-B Tech's literature and arts journal that accepts and publishes original works of art, poetry, short... Read More
Graduation Photos
Added on Thu, Jun 23, 2016
Graduation Photos Summary: Instructions for viewing professional photos taken at graduation At the A-B Tech graduation, a professional photographer takes a photograph of each graduate. Following the ceremony, graduates receive an email from Grad... Read More
Free Asheville Art Museum Passes
Added on Sat, Jun 8, 2013
Free Asheville Art Museum Passes Summary: Information about free Asheville Art Museum passes available for A-B Tech students and employees Free Asheville Art Museum one-week passes are available to A-B Tech students and employees. Each person can... Read More
Student Activity Fees
Added on Wed, Oct 24, 2012
  Student Activity Fees     Summary: Overview, cost, and reason for student activity fees     The student activity fee is based on the number of credit hours you take during the day at the Asheville campus. If you're... Read More
Finding Books In the Book Store by Class Number
Added on Tue, Aug 1, 2017
Finding Books In the Book Store by Class Number Accessing the A-B Tech Book Store 1. Begin by navigating to the AB Tech website homepage at www.abtech.edu. 2. At the top of the page hover over the “Directory” tab and select &ldquo... Read More
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