Hillsborough Community College - Overview
Hillsborough Community College is a public, comprehensive community college serving the residents of Hillsborough County, Florida. The College has provided a quality contemporary education to a large and diverse community since it’s founding in 1968. HCC has grown from a single campus to an institution that ranks fifth in size among the state’s 28 community colleges and currently serves approximately 40,000+ students at its Ybor City, Dale Mabry, Brandon, Plant City, and South Shore campuses. Additional instruction is offered at numerous satellite college centers throughout the county, including MacDill Air Force Base and HCC’s District Administrative Office Building located on Davis Island.
HCC – Ybor City Campus
HCC’s Ybor City Campus was established in 1974 and has the advantage of being located in a national historic district that dates back to the 1880s. The surrounding community has preserved its Latin heritage and international flavor, and today it has become the City’s hub for multicultural events, entertainment, live performances and art exhibits.
HCC – Ybor City Campus Vision Statement
The Ybor City Campus of Hillsborough Community College aims to provide a high quality learning environment in a culturally and artistically rich atmosphere that reflects the ambiance of Tampa’s Historic Landmark District.
HCC – Ybor City Campus Mission Statement
The principal commitment of Hillsborough Community College’s Ybor Campus is the provision of access to high quality college preparatory, college parallel, technical and pre-professional programs in an atmosphere that supports achievement, values diversity, and is committed to equity and fairness.
Ybor Campus’s fine and performing arts programs underscore the campus’s commitment to contribute to the rich and diverse cultural life of our community through high quality training, exhibitions and performances by acclaimed artists, HCC students and faculty.
Ybor Campus recognizes that a commitment to open access requires an investment in facilities, services and programs that support student success.
Please visit our web sites, or better yet, come to the Ybor City Campus and experience firsthand our outstanding faculty, staff, students and faciltities.
Welcome to Ybor!