The Latest from HCC


  • 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 9, 2017, and runs through June 23. The application deadline for early decision is September 30, 2016, and the final deadline is October 31, 2016. 

  • HCC’s Dental Education Clinic Accepting Patients

    The Dental Education Clinic at Hagerstown Community College is now accepting volunteer patients, starting September 12 on Mondays, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., and Wednesdays, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., and 1 to 5 p.m. Services are provided at a minimal cost and include preventive care such as dental cleanings and x-rays, and not restorative care, such as fillings, extractions or tooth repair. 

  • HCC announces new faculty and directors

    As the new school year begins at Hagerstown Community College, nine people have been named to fill a variety of full-time faculty and division director positions. Collectively, these new hires represent more than 95 years of industry experience and approximately 100 years of teaching experience. 

  • HCC Police Academy to host conference

    Hagerstown Community College Police Academy will host the inaugural 2016 Conference of the Maryland Tactical Officers Association (MDTOA), from September 18 to 20. To be eligible for the conference, participants must be sworn law enforcement officers in any jurisdiction. 

  • HCC’s Upward Bound program holding Zumbathon on August 28

    The TRiO Upward Bound Program at Hagerstown Community College will host a back-to-school Zumbathon on Sunday, Aug. 28, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on the HCC campus. This event is open to the public and there will be a $10 donation at the door. Donations will directly benefit the TRiO Upward Bound scholarship fund. 

  • HCC Hawk Booster Club member to compete in 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio

    Hagerstown Community College Hawk Booster Club member Markeith Price, 26, of Hagerstown, is visually impaired and will compete in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Price joined the HCC Hawk Booster Club in February 2016 at a Hawk Trainer membership level. Leading up to the trials, Price had been training at HCC’s Fitness Center.

  • HCC extends hours in August for fall registration

    From Mon., Aug. 22 to Thurs., Aug. 25, academic advising and registration, the HCC Campus Store, and the information center in the Student Center will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. On Saturday, Aug. 27, Student Services will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

  • HCC names Rohan as new athletic director

    Robert Rohan has been named director of athletics, physical education, and leisure studies at Hagerstown Community College.  As the new athletic director, Rohan is responsible for providing leadership and oversight to HCC’s 14 intercollegiate athletic teams, as well as credit and non-credit physical education and leisure studies academic programs. 

  • HCC to host 70th anniversary gala

    Hagerstown Community College will commemorate its 70th anniversary in September. A celebration gala will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. at the Fountain Head Country Club. Alumni, retirees, and community members are invited to attend the anniversary gala.

  • HCC to offer portraiture class this fall

    Hagerstown Community College will offer a portraiture class on Thursday afternoons, from 1 to 4:35 p.m., beginning September 1, in the Kepler Center. The fall portraiture class is a three-credit, upper-level class for students with basic drawing skills who wish to broaden their ability to create strong visual images. 


  • Family Book Club

    HCC's Family Book Club will be held in the Student Center Skills Lab, Room 170. Listen to a story, complete a craft activity, and enjoy a snack with your preschool - early-elementary age children.

    Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:00am
    Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 10:00am
    Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 10:00am
    Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:00am
  • Shippensburg University Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from Shippensburg University will be on campus to meet with interested students from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Academic Advising area in the Student Center. An appointment is required. To schedule an appointment, call 240-500-2530.

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 9:00am
    Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 9:00am
    Monday, November 14, 2016 - 9:00am
  • Business Club Meeting

    HCC's Business Club will meet in the Student Center, room 141. The topic will be "Maximizing the Use of Marketing and Social Media to Enhance Small Business Success." Representatives from High Rock Studios in Hagerstown, Maryland are slated to attend.

    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • Career Workshop Series

    HCC's Internship and Job Services department will offer a Career Workshop Series during the fall 2016 semester on selected Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m. All workshops will be held in the Student Center Life Skills Lab, room 170. To pre-register for a workshop, contact Hillary Ware at

    Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 2:30pm