Paying for College

As the cost of college continues to soar, more and more students are choosing to begin their college careers at a community college. Holyoke Community College offers a university-caliber education at fees that are among the lowest in the Commonwealth! For those who qualify for financial aid, the cost is even lower.

Follow the links on this page to learn about the cost of attending HCC, the different types of financial aid, how to apply, how to pay, and more.

Remember...We're here to help! If at any time you have questions or need assistance, please contact us at financialaid@hcc.edu or (413) 552-2150.

Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy

College is a time of new found freedom for many students. That can spell trouble if that freedom applies to personal finances, too. Students need to understand basic money management skills such as living within a budget and handling credit and debt. A solid financial foundation can lead to a lifetime of financial success.

 
Financial Aid

Financial Aid

More than half of HCC students receive some form of financial aid. What are you eligible for? How do you apply? Find out here!

 
Scholarships

Scholarships

There are lots of scholarships out there—the trick is finding the ones that are right for you. Here are a few resources to help you get started!

 
Billing and Refund

Billing and Refund

Services relating to students and family members including; billing of tuition and fees, receipt of payments, payment options, student refunds, and health insurance.

 
Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees

HCC offers a university-caliber education at an affordable price. Here you will find the cost of atttendance plus a comprehensive break down of tuition and fees.

 
Health Insurance

Health Insurance

State law requires that students taking 9 or more semester hours have health insurance. This insurance provides benefits for medical expenses resulting from accident or illness, including those which occur off campus and during interim vacations. Already covered under another plan? Request a waiver!

 
 

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