The Latest from HCC


  • HCC offers two free summer classes for 2020 high school grads

    HCC is offering two free summer classes to area 2020 high school graduates. The offer is open to 2020 high school/homeschool graduates from Washington County and HCC’s neighboring out-of-state counties. Students may select one or two online summer courses, and must be enrolled by May 26. 

  • HCC to host Facebook Lives Series

    HCC will host a Facebook Live Series, “At Home with HCC,” on five consecutive Thursdays, starting April 30 at 5 p.m. Mike Martin, director of academic advising, and Kevin Crawford, director of admissions, will share information and answer questions related to all that HCC has to offer to new and transfer students. 

  • CARES funding now available for eligible HCC students

    HCC is partnering with the U.S. Department of Education to distribute Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding to students in financial need due to unexpected expenses related to the spring 2020 disruption of campus operations due to coronavirus.

  • HCC to host virtual Earth Day activities

    In recognition of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, Hagerstown Community College will host a week of virtual activities, April 20 to 24. The theme for the week is “our natural connections.”

  • HCC Foundation creates Student Emergency Assistance Fund

    The HCC Foundation has established a new Student Emergency Assistance Fund that provides a one-time financial stipend for HCC students who find themselves facing homelessness, illness, unemployment, or who might otherwise be unable to continue their education, due to COVID-19 related circumstances. The HCC Alumni Association will match donations, up to $10,000.

  • HCC to offer online driver’s ed course

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, Hagerstown Community College is offering driver education classes online. Approved by the Maryland MVA, the distance learning option covers the 30-hours of classroom required for driver education completion. 

  • HCC donates masks and other medical supplies to county first responders

    HCC has donated medical masks and other supplies to Washington County first responders, in response to the growing demand for personal protective equipment needed during the current state of emergency due to the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. More than 8,000 medical masks and 11,000 gloves, as well as gowns, shoe covers, wipes, a ventilator, and other items were donated.

  • Antietam Broadband Partners with HCC to Support Students

    Antietam Broadband announced today they are partnering with Hagerstown Community College (HCC) to assist eligible students, with access to high-speed internet through the company’s Edu-Net Program. The goal of this partnership is to ensure students can complete course work from home while HCC is operating remotely.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

    Hagerstown Community College is currently under full remote operations. Credit classes, and final exams, will be held remotely through the end of the semester. Employees are working remotely until further notice.