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Mark Broadbent

Coordinator of Transfer Affairs and Articulation

Advising-Career-Transfer Ctr

Campus Center 102C

413.552.2498 (Tel)


Did you know? HCC is the largest community college feeder to UMass and Westfield State!

Want to cut your college costs almost in half? Start your education at HCC! With small class sizes, affordable tuition, and transfer agreements with public and private four-year colleges and universities that provide you with guaranteed admission and lower tuition, HCC is the smart way to start your college education.

HCC grads transfer to a range of colleges, from highly selective to open access. Popular choices include UMass, Westfield State, Elms, AIC, Smith, Mount Holyoke, Amherst, Cornell, and many others: check out our list of articulation agreements for more information.  

HCC offers transfer counseling and hosts regular visits from regional colleges each semester. Email or call and make an appointment to discuss your transfer plans. It's never to early to start planning!

To assist you with your transfer planning, here are three forms that you may find helpful:

College Comparison Worksheet
Transfer Checklist Transfer
Application Checklist

Get in touch

  • Want to speak to one of our transfer counselors? Please call 413.552.2498 or email our office and leave your name and contact information, and one of our staff will be in touch within 24 hours.
  • If you would like to schedule an appointment with transfer counselor Mark Broadbent, please click here.

We look forward to helping you find the right transfer fit for you!

Transfer Partners

HCC has relationships with four-year colleges and universities that range from a formal articulation agreement to an institutional understanding that increases transfer opportunities for HCC students.

On-Campus Visits

Find out when representatives from four-year colleges and universities will be visiting HCC.

Virtual Transfer Fairs

Learn how to connect with transfer colleges and universities.


MassTransfer is a collaboration between the Commonwealth's community colleges, state universities, and the University of Massachusetts.

Commonwealth Commitment

The Commonwealth Commitment offers a freeze on tuition and fees for all four years. Find out how to enter the program.


Pathways helps promising students succeed at HCC and explore transfer opportunities to selective liberal arts colleges such as Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith.

Mark Broadbent

Coordinator of Transfer Affairs and Articulation

Advising-Career-Transfer Ctr

Campus Center 102C

413.552.2498 (Tel)