The Latest from HCC


  • HCC to host College for Kids art exhibition

    A reception and exhibition will be held at Hagerstown Community College to showcase artwork completed by students who attended HCC’s College for Kids classes held in the summer of 2018. The exhibition will be on display from October 25 through November 17.

  • HCC’s Business Club attends etiquette dinner

    Students from the Business Club at Hagerstown Community College recently attended an etiquette dinner hosted by Diane Cookson, of Manners for Life, Etiquette for Success, at the Fountain Head County Club.

  • HCC holds fall fest at Children's Learning Center

    The Children’s Learning Center at Hagerstown Community College held its annual Fall Fest on October 12. Teachers planned a variety of outdoor activities that included an obstacle course, face painting, ring toss games, a campus “pumpkin patch,” and other fun games.

  • Robinwood Players to perform “Frankenstein”

    Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players will present Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein,” on Nov. 2, 3, and 4, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus. Show times are 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 2, and Saturday, Nov. 3, with a matinee performance on Sunday, Nov. 4, at 2:30 p.m. The show is rated PG-13. Ticket prices range from $4 to $14, but HCC students, faculty, and staff can attend for free with a valid HCC ID. To purchase tickets online, visit 

  • Dot Foods donates truck to HCC truck driving program

    Dot Foods recently donated a 2012 Volvo VNL model tractor with auto-shift to the truck driver training program at Hagerstown Community College. This is HCC’s newest model tractor, and will add an automatic transmission tractor to the school’s fleet, for the purpose of CDL-A training and MVA testing purposes. 

  • Cody Butts Memorial Motorcycle Ride benefits HCC students

    Two students at Hagerstown Community College each received a scholarship in the amount of $2,887 for the 2018-2019 school year, as a result of funds raised from the first Cody Butts Memorial Motorcycle Ride, which was held in 2017. 

  • HCC students bring new vision to literary magazine

    During the 2018 spring and summer semesters, HCC English students, Johanna Bulley, Lynn Martin, and Mike Tucker, interned with HCC’s literary magazine, the Hedge Apple. As editors, they brought a new energy and vision to the magazine, including the acceptance of worldwide contributions; publishing and marketing on Amazon; and distribution to 40 contributors of prose, poetry, art, and creative nonfiction. 

  • HCC students recognize Maryland Manufacturing Month

    In recognition of Maryland Manufacturing Month, two technology students at Hagerstown Community College recently programmed the college’s industrial robot to hold a knife and cut a cake that was served to a room of fellow students. HCC offers an associate degree in advanced manufacturing systems, a certificate in industrial technology, and a certificate in basic electronics. 

  • HCC receives grant to help students with child care

    Hagerstown Community College has been selected to receive funding from the U.S. Department of Education, under the Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) Program, in the amount of $51,950 a year, for up to four years. The funds will be used to help Pell-eligible (low income) students pay for child care. 


  • MD JUCO Basketball Tournament

    Maryland's JUCO Basketball Tournament will be held on Sunday, February 17, 2019

    • 1 p.m. Women's Game
    • 3 p.m. Men's Game
    Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 1:00pm
    Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 3:00pm
  • MD JUCO Basketball Tournament

    Maryland's JUCO Basketball Tournament will be held on Sunday, February 17, 2019

    • 1 p.m. Women's Game
    • 3 p.m. Men's Game
    Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 1:00pm
    Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 3:00pm
  • Business Club Meeting

    Paul Cunningham, CPA manager with Albright, Crumbacker, Moul, and Itell, will focus on the relationship that a small business needs to have with thier accountants. 

    Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 2:30pm
  • Business Club Bake Sale

    HCC's Business Club will hold a Bake Sale in the Student Center on Wednesday, February, 20 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

    Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:00am
  • STEMM Middle College Information Session

    Program information session for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Thursday, June 26, 2014, from 4 to 6 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 407.

    Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 4:00pm
  • College Promise Info Sessions

    Hagerstown Community College's department of Admissions & Enrollment Management will hold a series of information sessions about the College Promise Info Sessions in the Student Center. The topics of discussion will include both HCC's Promise Pathway Program and the Maryland Community College Scholarship Program.

    Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:00pm
  • Rotary Club Bull and Oyster Roast

    Hagerstown Rotary Club Bull and Oyster Roast will be held on Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the ARCC. 

    Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
  • Spring Break 2019 - No Classes Held

    Spring Break will be held for faculty and students from March 3 through March 9, 2019. No classes will be held during that time.

    Administrative offices will remain open from March 4 through March 7 of that week, but will close for staff spring break on March 8. The entire campus will be closed on March 8, 2019.

    Sunday, March 3, 2019 (All day)
  • Staff Spring Break 2019 - HCC Closed

    HCC will be closed for staff spring break on March 8, 2019. No classes will be held and all administrative offices will be closed.

    Friday, March 8, 2019 (All day)