The Latest from HCC


  • FAFSA Frenzy - Feb. 21-22

    FAFSA Frenzy provides support for local high school seniors and new college students in completing their FAFSAs, which are needed to apply for state aid and scholarships. Maryland deadline is March 1.

  • ESSENCE Information Night - March 10

    HCC will hold a special information night for students interested in HCC’s ESSENCE Early College Program on Tuesday, March 10, at 6:30 p.m., in the Elliott Center. Parents are welcome to attend.

  • College Information Night - March 12

    HCC will hold a special information night for graduating high school seniors on Tuesday, March 12, 2014, at 6:30 p.m., in the Kepler Center. Parents are welcome to attend.

  • HCC student nominated for All-USA Academic Team

    (Release: February 5, 2015)— Hagerstown Community College graduate April “Kate” Hamilton, of Hagerstown, was recently nominated as part of USA TODAY’s All-USA Community College Academic Team, a program that annually recognizes exceptional students at the nation’s community colleges.

  • HCC nursing students score second highest in state

    (Release: February 3, 2015) – Students in the associate degree nursing program at Hagerstown Community College scored second highest among all Maryland colleges for the NCLEX-RN first-time candidate exam, during the 2013-2014 academic year. Seventy-eight of 82 students passed the exam for an overall pass rate of 95.12 percent.

  • HCC to offer one-day Civil War seminar on March 28

    (Release: February 2, 2015)— The Continuing Education and Business Services Division at Hagerstown Community College will offer a one-day Civil War seminar on Saturday, March 28, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., in the Elliott Center on HCC’s main campus. The seminar is being offered as part of the 150th commemoration of the Civil War.


  • Kettering AART Review Course

    Wednesday, March 18, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. & Thursday, March 19, 2015 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Career Programs Building, Rooms 210, 212, 214

    Course: NRS 991 M | Fee: $156 (HCC RAD Students)
    Course: NRS 991 MS | Fee: $165 (Others)

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 8:30am
  • Tobacco Free for Life Workshop

    On Wednesday, March 18, the Washington County Health Department will offer a free "Tobacco Free for Life" workshop from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Student Center.

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 11:30am
  • Exploring Strategies for Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

    A free math lecture series will be presented at Hagerstown Community College in February and March. Associate Professor Joseph Mason will present four lectures with a focus on “Viewing Math from a Different Side,” in which he will describe a variety of strategies for performing computational math.

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 6:30pm
  • STEMM Technical Middle College Program Information Session

    Program information session for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on March 19, from 4 to 6 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 407.

    Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 4:00pm
  • WCPS Health Sciences Fair

    HCC's Health Sciences Division will hold a Health Careers Fair for Washington County Public Schools (WCPS) students on Friday, March 20, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., in the Career Programs Building, upper level. Additional information TBA. For more information, contact Cheryl Keller at

    Friday, March 20, 2015 - 9:00am
  • Maryland Assessment Group Mini Conference

    Participants who wish to gain continuing education credit and/or MSDE professional development credit must attend all six sessions, complete a reflection log, and meet other local requirements (if necessary).

    Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 7:30am
  • Annual Home Builders Show

    The Annual Washington County Home Builders Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 21 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m on March 22. For more information, contact Tim Fields at 301-582-8198.

    Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 9:00am
  • Upward Bound Parent Meeting

    Special meeting for parents of students in the TRiO: Upward Bound Program. The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Behavioral Sciences & Humanities Building Auditorium, room 114. For more information, contact Kimberly Toms at

    Monday, March 23, 2015 - 6:30pm
  • Summer Job Fair

    A summer job fair will be held from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. in the Career Programs Buildings, rooms 211-213. This event is free and is intended for currently enrolled HCC students. Co-sponsored by the SGA. For more information, contact Bonnie Saunders at

    Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 11:00am