The Latest from HCC


  • 2015 Hub City Teen Writers contest winners announced

    (August 28, 2015) As part of the third annual Mid-Atlantic Fiction Writers Institute (MAFWI) at Hagerstown Community College, HCC offered a special weekend writing institute for teen writers between the ages of 13 and 19. The Hub City Teen Writers Institute, formerly the Nora Roberts Young Writers Institute, was held from Aug.7 through Aug. 9, the same weekend as MAFWI, and featured a series of workshops and events specially geared towards aspiring fiction writers and poets.

  • Police Academy now accepting applications

    Applications are now being accepted for the next class of the Hagerstown Community College Police Academy. The class starts January 11, 2016, and runs through June 24, 2016. The application deadline for November decision is Sept. 30, 2015, and the final deadline is Oct. 30, 2015.

  • HCC to offer free information sessions for rad tech students

    Two free information sessions will be provided at Hagerstown Community College for prospective students interested in the Radiography Program. A representative from the Radiography Program will offer information about the program and a member of Academic Advising will discuss the admissions requirements and application process.

  • New Student Center now open

    Academic Advising, JTSR, TRiO SSS, Disability Services and Student Activities have moved to the new Student Center. Student IDs and parking passes will also be issued in the Student Center.

  • HCC’s pharmacy tech program receives continued accreditation

    The Pharmacy Technician Program at Hagerstown Community College has received continued accreditation from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). This accreditation indicates that HCC’s program has been reviewed and meets the rigorous standards defined by the ASHP.

  • Jahrling joins HCC dance department

    The English and Humanities Division at Hagerstown Community College recently announced that dancer Bria Jahrling has joined HCC’s dance department as an adjunct faculty member.

  • Online programs at HCC

    Hagerstown Community College offers online and hybrid courses for students with busy schedules. HCC currently offers more than 50 classes online in a variety of different subjects and new classes are being added each semester. There are 14 degrees and certificate programs that are offered 100 percent online.

  • Fall classes start August 24

    Fall classes at Hagerstown Community College will start on Monday, August 24. To register for classes visit WebAdvisor. If you are a first-time HCC student, you can apply for admission online.

  • HCC to host first annual Cornhole Tournament Sept. 12

    Hagerstown Community College’s Foundation will hold its first annual Hawk Athletic Booster Club Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, September 12, at 12:30 p.m., in the Athletic, Recreation, and Community Center (ARCC) on HCC’s campus.


  • LSC Workshop - Citing Sources, Avoiding Plagiarism

    Are you assigned to write a research paper? Not sure how to cite your sources to avoid plagiarism? Learn how to integrate sources, format in-text citations and footnotes, and create a Works Cited/References/Bibliography page.

    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 9:00am
    Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 1:30pm
  • Allegany Optical/National Optometry Lecture Series XVII

    The Allegany Optical/National Optometry Continuing Education Lecture Series XVII will be held Sunday, October 18, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Career Programs Building (CPB), rooms 212 and 214.

    Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 8:00am
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from the University of Maryland - University College (UMUC) will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary.

    Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 10:00am
  • Political Science Club Meeting

    HCC’s Political Science Club will hold a lunch discussion each Tuesday at noon in the Student Center main dining area. Students don't have to be members of the club to participate in meetings.

    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 12:00pm
    Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 12:00pm
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 12:00pm
    Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 12:00pm
    Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 12:00pm
  • Game Development Club Meeting

    Tuesday meetings are mainly for officers, and Wednesdays and Thursdays are workshop days for working on games. All meetings are held in ATC-116.

    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 2:30pm
    Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 2:30pm
    Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 2:30pm
    Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 2:30pm
    Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 2:30pm
  • Anime Club Meeting

    HCC’s Anime Club meets each Tuesday from 4 - 6 p.m. in ATC-132.

    Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 4:00pm