To be eligible to be a member of HCC's cheer squad and to compete and practice with the squad (excluding try-out practices), a student must meet the athletic requirements under the NJCAA regulations section four and section nine as well as the following requirements. The student must enroll in -and maintain an enrollment in - a minimum of twelve (12) credit hours of HCC coursework , as listed in the college catalog during each semester of cheer squad participation. If the student drops below twelve (12) credit hours, he/she becomes immediately ineligible to participate as a member of the cheer squad. To be eligible to perform/compete on the HCC cheer squad all prior college coursework must be on file in the Records Office.
At the end of the student's first semester of college course work(transfer and HCC), a student must have passed twelve (12) credit hours and earn a cumulative grade point average of 1.75 or higher. After an accumulation of 24 hours of transfer and HCC coursework a student must have a cumulative 2.0 gpa. All subsequent semesters thereafter, the student must complete twelve (12) credit hours per semester with a cumulative 2.0 grade point average to be eligible to participate with the cheer squad for the upcoming term.
To participate in summer activities and competitions, a student must be pre-enrolled in twelve (12) credit hours at HCC for the fall semester. To participate between fall and spring semesters, a student must be pre-enrolled in twelve (12) credit hours at HCC for the spring semester.
Maximum eligibility for cheer participation at HCC 4 semesters