Profiles of Excellence
"The support I got from faculty was probably the most helpful thing throughout this HCC process, because what was missing for me was the actual belief that I could do something more than entry-level medicine."
– Alex Zagrodnik '19, biology major, former U.S. Navy medic
programs You have the passion. We have the program.
Earn your associate degree and get to work or transfer to a four-year college.
Explore certificate programs like accounting, electronic media, and sustainability studies.
Register your child for an exciting summer program.
degrees & certificates
student clubs & organizations
value experience the value of an hcc education.
Many of our classes are offered online, which means college can happen on your schedule!
news&events Keep up with everything going on at HCC.
Holyoke Community College will host the city's annual July 4th Fireworks Celebration on Fri., June 28, beginning at 6 p.m., with a rain date of Sat., June 29.
In his final lesson, Gateway to College graduation speaker Gaylord Saulsberry advised students to remember their lessons to preserve the promise their graduation represents.
Longtime educator and HCC alumna Lucy Perez '87 of East Longmeadow was honored at Commencement with the 2019 Distinguished Service Award.