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Success StoriesArianna Gonzalez's New BeginningsLooking for a new beginning in a new locale, Arianna Gonzalez packed her belongings and moved to Maryland. She had been working at a fine-dining restaurant in Laurel for about three months when she began seeing advertisements about Howard Community College (HCC).more
AnnouncementsWe are Open!All Howard Community College buildings are open with services available in person to serve students and the public. Among the services available are admissions and advising, financial aid, library, bookstore, and more. Come visit to get ready for the fall semester, which starts August 28, 2021.more
AnnouncementsSpecial Funding Available for Students Impacted by COVID-19HCC wants to help students who have been impacted by COVID-19 fund their education. HCC has awarded nearly $5.8 million to 4,480 students through this special funding. Another $4 million is available for the fall semester.more