HCC Open Wednesday, January 28
The HCC campus will be open normal hours and classes will run as scheduled.

Student Affairs

Student Affairs complements the overall institutional mission to promote student success.

About our Office

We believe in an approach which rests on a platform of core principles:

To serve students in the pursuit of their educational and career goals by providing:

  • Professional excellence
  • Friendly, personalized, technology-enhanced service
  • Accessible, accurate and timely information
  • Student-centered procedures and policies
  • Sensitivity to diverse needs and interests

To work collaboratively with Academic Affairs in the support of students in the following areas:

  • Educational-vocational preparation
  • Cognitive/ intellectual growth
  • Social/ interpersonal development
  • Character and leadership building
  • Physical and emotional well-being

To foster lifelong learning through the development and delivery of strategic programs and services:

  • Outreach and access
  • Educational Planning
  • Personal/ social support
  • Co-curricular and multi-cultural activities
  • Athletics, health and wellness

Hours and Location

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

The Student Affairs Office is located in Frost Building, Room 224.


Yanina Vargas
Vice President for Student Affairs
(413) 552-2231

Tony Sbalbi
Interim Dean of Students
(413) 552-2391

Rosita Nunez
Staff Assistant
(413) 552-2231


Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 538-7000