The Latest from HCC


  • HCC honors GED and EDP graduates

    HCC recently held its annual adult education commencement ceremony. Student speakers at the event included Luz Herrera, of Hagerstown, to represent the English as a Second Language (ESL) and General Equivalency Development (GED) program, and Marsha Pierle, of Hagerstown, who represented the GED program. 

  • HCC accepts 69 new members into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

    Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society at Hagerstown Community College, recently accepted 69 new members. To be eligible for PTK, students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher and must have completed 12 credit hours of college-level work at HCC. 

  • HCC student awarded Maryland Law Enforcement Scholarship

    Hagerstown Community College student Jentel Jordan, of Boonsboro, was recently awarded a scholarship from the Maryland Law Enforcement Officers, Inc. Maryland Law Enforcement Officers is a professional non-profit organization headquartered in Baltimore. The scholarship was established for Maryland students in good academic standing who are planning a career in law enforcement and have financial need. 

  • HCC Middle College to hold info sessions

    Program information sessions for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Wednesdays, May 30 and June 20, at 4 p.m., in the Learning Resource Center, room 254. 

  • HCC to offer cybersecurity summer institute for high school students and graduates

    HCC will offer a Cybersecurity Institute this summer for area high school students and 2018 graduates. This competitive eight-week program provides three college credits at the completion of the summer program. It will be held from July 2 to August 22, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., on HCC’s main campus. 

  • Volleyball camp offered at HCC this summer

    Volleyball camp will be offered at Hagerstown Community College this summer, for students in grades five through 12. Camp will be held Monday, July 30, through Thursday, August 2, from 5 to 8 p.m. each day in the ARCC at HCC. 

  • Extended hours on Saturday, May 5

    Main offices at HCC will be open on Saturday, May 5, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Students will have the opportunity to enroll, receive advising, register for classes, pay bills, get financial aid information, get ID cards and parking passes, and pick up their course materials at the Campus Store. 


  • Washington County College Fair

    Visit with college representatives at the 2018 Washington County College Fair on Wednesday, October 10, from 6 to 8 p.m., in HCC’s Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC).

    Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 6:00pm
  • Fall Transfer Fair

    The Fall Transfer Fair will be held Thursday, October 11, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Main Dining Room of the Student Center.

    Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 10:00am
  • Business Club Meeting

    Randy Scott, Owner and Operator of Chick-fil-A restaurant and franchise in Hagerstown, MD, will present the advantages and disadvantages of owning a franchise. 

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:30pm
  • Business Club Etiquette Dinner

    The Etiquette Dinner will be held at the Fountain Head Country Club in Hagerstown, MD. Dianne Cookson will be the instructor teaching the proper etiquette for a business dinner situation. The event will be limited to 30 participants with a $5 co-pay.

    Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 6:00pm
  • Spring Registration Starts

    Registration for Spring 2019 classes starts October 22, 2018. Register online via WebAdvisor beginning at 6 a.m. Spring classes start January 7, 2019. For more information, contact the Academic Advising and Registration Office of at

    Monday, October 22, 2018 (All day)
  • NARCAN Training

    In an effort to provide education on how to recognize, respond to, and prevent an opioid overdose, the Washington County Health Department will be hosting monthly Narcan trainings in the Student Center, Room 170. If you are concerned that a loved one is at risk for overdosing on heroin or a prescription pain medication, this training is for you.

    Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:00am
    Monday, August 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
    Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 10:00am
    Monday, December 17, 2018 - 1:00pm