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Online Student Checklist


1 ) Virtual Campus Tour *

Take a look at our Virtual Campus Tour.

2 ) Apply for Admission

The admissions application is an easy online step to getting your foot into the door at HCC. If you prefer, you can also request a paper application or come by admissions and we will help you fill it out.

  Date of completion of admissions application: _______________

3 ) Scholarship Application *

The complete and send in the scholarship application.(Priority deadline for Scholarship application is Feb. 15th)

  Date scholarship application mailed: _______________

4 ) Cost, Scholarship and Financial Aid *

Complete and send in the scholarship application. (Priority deadline for Scholarship application is Feb. 15th)

  Date scholarship application mailed: _______________

  Date FAFSA completed: _______________

  Date Student Aid Report (SAR) recieved by HCC: _______________

5 ) Submit Test Scores / Placement Testing

HCC requires a minimum Reading competency for all classes and certain classes require a minimum English or Math standard. If you submit ACT scores, you may not have to take additional placement tests, call Admissions Office for more information.

  Date ACT/SAT completed: _______________

  If applicable, Testing Appointment date & time: _______________

6 ) Submit Official College Transcripts

Request a completed offical copy of your college transcript(s) to be mailed to the Admissions Office.

  Date transcript requested: _______________

7 ) Enrollment/ Testing

Complete registration process as instructed by the Admissions Office. In most cases this will mean attending an Enrollment Day.

HCC requires a minimum Reading competency for all classes and certain classes require a minimum English or Math standard. If you submit ACT scores, you may not have to take additional placement tests, call Admissions Office for more information.

  Date ACT/SAT completed: _______________

  If applicable, Testing Appointment date & time: _______________

8 ) Submit Official Highschool Transcript

Request a completed offical copy of your high school transcript to be mailed to the Admissions Office.

  Date transcript requested: _______________

* - Denotes steps that are optional.

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Why Online?

SET YOUR TIME AND YOUR SCHEDULE

This is a good question. Online classes are not for everyone, but they do offer the convenience of time and location. Online classes at HCC use the same syllabus and course outcomes as used in our face-to-face classes. Office of Online Education
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When do classes start?

GET STARTED RIGHT NOW

Online classes at HCC begin monthly throughout the year. You need to keep track of the date when each of your courses begin. The course usually becomes available to students 3 days before the start date. Find a Course
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Ready for Online?

ENSURE YOUR SUCCESS

Taking an online course is the same, but also different than taking a traditional face-to-face course. Your success is important, so review our checklist of what it takes to be a successful online student. Tips for Success
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Support Services

SERVICES FOR STUDENTS

Sometimes you just need a helping hand. At HCC, we’re here to guide you through the adventure of college, and help any way we can. When it comes to online classes there are two areas of support. Support Explained
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Computer Needs

WILL MY COMPUTER WORK FOR THIS?

Our online courses are designed to be accessible for everyone, but there are minimum requirements for computers and software that you will need access to in order to complete your coursework. Find out more

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