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 or 413.552.2150.


Financial Literacy

To help you build that solid financial foundation Holyoke Community College is providing SALT, a new membership program, as a gift to all students.  SALT will help you take charge of your finances, look for jobs and internships, access exclusive discounts and deals, and understand loan repayment options if you have student loans.

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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!

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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!

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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.

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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.

Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040