There will be no Covid testing at HCC on Saturday, January 29 due to the forecasted snowstorm.   Important Covid-19 vaccination policy update

About HCC


covid-19 testing dashboard

This dashboard informs the HCC community of the number of people who have tested positive for COVID-19 and have been on campus. We are following guidelines from the Center for Disease Control and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health in our response to any exposures. Contact tracing is conducted, and close contacts will be notified. If you are not contacted, you are not considered to be at risk from an incident.

Data updated: Jan. 24, 2022

7-Day Data


Students: Total positive results reported
vs. 1 in prior 7 days


Faculty/Staff: Total positive results reported
vs. 5 in prior 7 days


Total positive results reported
vs. 6 in previous 7 days

important news

In order to create a safe and healthy learning environment, all 15 Massachusetts Community Colleges are requiring all students who plan to take Wintersession and/or Spring 2022 courses on campus or any course with an on-campus or in-person component to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please read the complete Student Vaccination Policy.

PLEASE NOTE: you will not be allowed to register for on-campus or hybrid courses without first submitting proof of full vaccination.

To submit proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status, please take a photo of your vaccination card and submit it to

  • Credit students should include your name and student ID number in the body of the email along with the photo attachment of your vaccination card. 
  • Non-credit students should include your name and the class you intend to take in the body of the email, along with the photo attachment of your vaccination card. 

Once verified, your vaccination status will be documented in the Student Information System, allowing you to register for courses which have an in-person component. 

For more information, including how to request an accommodation, read our COVID-19 Student FAQ.


Please read our Covid-19 protocols for visitors to HCC

Masks & Social Distancing

All about masks and social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic

Vaccination Requirements

What you need to know about being fully vaccinated

Exposure & Positive Tests

What to do if you are exposed to or test positive for COVID-19

Stop the Spread Covid Testing

To help the state and the City of Holyoke reduce the spread of COVID-19, HCC is serving as a Stop the Spread testing site

Remote Resources

Find contact information and temporary hours for HCC offices, departments, and student services and support – plus tips for remote learning and engagement!