Snow Closing
Holyoke Community College will be closed on Wednesday, November 26th due to inclement weather. There will be no day or evening classes. The college will re-open on Monday, December 1st.

Philosophy of the First Year of College

College Catalog

Holyoke Community College intentionally cultivates a foundation for college success. The college community is committed to helping new students:

• successfully transition to college;
• access resources and support services;
• explore and identify academic, career, and personal goals;
• understand academic expectations and apply strategies for academic success; and
• enhance core competencies: critical thinking, quantitative reasoning, information literacy, effective communication, and knowledge of diversity.


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