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Columbia MD, 21044
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Laurel, MD 20707
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Mount Airy, MD 21771
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  • What can I do at HCC?
    Whatever your interests and wherever your journey eventually leads, we invite you to discover what makes an HCC education the smart choice on your personal pathway to success.
  • Apply for Credit Classes
    Create an account to apply online for credit programs and register for information sessions and many other admissions events. Current students register with myHCC.
    Noncredit Courses (No need to apply!)
    Register for Continuing Education classes offered throughout the county, on days, evenings, and weekends. No grades or exams (except for licensure courses) – just learning and enjoyment.
  • Register for Credit Courses
    Once you’ve met with your advisor and know what classes you need, it’s time to enroll! View the schedule of classes, familiarize yourself with key dates and deadlines, and register today.
    Register for Noncredit Courses
    Online registration for noncredit students is available through HCCExpress. It’s fast and easy.
  • Quality Education That's Affordable
    Learn how you can afford college with our tuition payment plan, financial aid and scholarships, plus the support you need for the classes you want.

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Ready to enroll? Here's what you need to know...

Still looking for that perfect summer class? Check out what's available!

It's simple to get enrolled for credit classes at Howard Community College. Follow these steps:

 
  • Search for Classes
  • Register through myHCC

    Register daily between 7 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. in myHCC. For more detailed instructional videos, visit howardcc.edu/selfservice.

    STEP 1: LOG IN

    • Go to myHCC and log in using your username and password.
    • If this is your first time logging in, visit Password Services to update and access your HCC user account. Need help? Contact the Help Desk at 443-518-4444.

    STEP 2: CLEAR ANY REGISTRATION BLOCKS

    •     Contact the appropriate office to remove any holds.

    STEP 3: REVIEW YOUR PLAN & SELECT YOUR SECTIONS

    • Choose “Register - Add/Drop/Withdraw” in the Plan & Register menu.
    • Enter the course number (e.g. ENGL-121) in the "Search for courses” box; it is best to start with courses already on your plan.
    • Choose the term you are registering for in the “Filter Results” column.
    • Click  “View Available Sections” for the course, located below the course description.
    • Choose the section you would like to add to your schedule, and select ”Add Section to Schedule.”
    • Review your grading options (choose Graded or Audit) and requisites, and select “Add Section to Schedule.”
      NOTE: YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED FOR YOUR SECTIONS AT THIS POINT!

    STEP 4: REVIEW YOUR SELECTIONS AND REGISTER

    • Go back to “Plan & Schedule,” and navigate to the appropriate registration term. Your selected sections will appear in yellow and will be tagged as “Planned.”
    • Make sure you meet the requisites for the course(s) you are adding.
    • Click “Register Now.” Once registered, the courses will turn green and will be tagged as “Registered.”

    STEP 5: PAY YOUR BILL

    • Select “Student Finance.”
    • In “Student Finance,” you can see your balance due, view your financial aid status, awards and information, and pay by credit or debit card.
    • To sign up for the Tuition Payment Plan, go to the myHCC homepage  and select “Sign Up/View My Payment Plan.

    Note:  Remember, withdrawing from a class may have financial aid, veterans and/or military benefits consequences. Students using financial aid should consult with a financial aid counselor and students using veterans/military benefits should contact veteransaffairs@howardcc.edu.

  • Dates and Deadlines

    As a Howard Community College student, it is your responsibility to know and understand the critical dates and deadlines.

    • Find your tuition refund dates and deadlines at the My Tuition Refund and Withdraw Deadlines page within myHCC.
    • Take a look at general dates for upcoming terms on the college's academic calendar.

Summer Registration is Now Open!

Fall registration is also open for current students. New students register for fall on May 4!

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