The Latest from HCC


  • HCC’s Middle College receives regional award

    The STEMM Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College recently received the 2014 Outstanding Instructional Program Award from the Community Colleges of Appalachia (CCA) at CCA’s annual conference in Asheville, North Carolina.

  • HCC receives EARN Maryland Implementation Grant

    Hagerstown Community College, in partnership with Montgomery College, has received a $256,010 Mid Maryland (MOVE) Transportation and Logistics grant through the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation’s new EARN Maryland Implementation grant program to support strategic industry partnership for transportation and distribution in western Maryland.

  • New Fee for Transcripts

    HCC recently updated its system and will now be sending transcripts electronically. Beginning July 1, 2014, there will be a $5 fee per transcript.

  • HCC graduates second class of Police Academy recruits

    Hagerstown Community College recently graduated its second class of Police Academy recruits. Following remarks from HCC Police Academy Director David Simonetti, HCC President Guy Altieri, Hagerstown Police Department Chief Mark Holtzman, Washington County Sheriff Douglas Mullendore, and student speaker Jeremy Ziegler, students were awarded certificates to commend their achievement.

  • 2014 Nora Roberts Writing Institute - Aug. 8-10

    HCC will hold its Second Annual Nora Roberts Writing Institute (NRWI) from Aug. 8-10. NRWI is a three-day summer writing retreat for aspiring fiction writers and includes a two-day Young Writers Institute for teen writers between the ages of 13-19.

  • 229th Army Band to perform June 29 at HCC

    The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the 229th Army Band as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Sunday, June 29, 2014, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater.


  • Shenandoah University Transfer Visit

    A transfer advisor from Shenandoah University will be on campus to meet with interested students from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Valley Eatery (upper level, Career Programs Building). No appointment necessary.

    Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 11:00am
  • Frostburg State University Transfer Visit

    A transfer advisor from Frostburg State University at Hagerstown will be on campus to meet with Early Childhood Education majors from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Administration and Student Affairs (ASA) Building, room 605. By appointment only. To make an appointment, call 240-500-2530.

    Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 10:00am
  • Washington County College Fair

    The Annual Washington County College Fair will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. in the ARCC. Representatives from over 100 colleges, universities, and technical schools will be on-site to meet with students.

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 6:00pm
  • HCC Fall Transfer Fair

    The annual Fall Transfer Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Career Programs Building, rooms 211-213. Over 35 regional four-year colleges and universities will be in attendance. This event is free and is open to all HCC students. For more information, contact Chris Baer at

    Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 10:00am
  • 25th Annual Step n' Stride

    The 25th Annual Step n' Stride will be held on Oct. 18 in the HCC ARCC. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 10 a.m. You can form a team or sponsor a walker. You can also buy a tribute flag for $10. For more information, go to

    Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 3:15pm