First Time in College

Students talking outside on campus.

If this is your first time going to college, welcome to the HCC community. You're in the right place! 

If you are applying as a student from another country who wishes to attend HCC on an F1 Visa, please visit our International Students page.

Steps to Enroll

For any additional questions about your steps to enroll, please contact our Enrollment Development Coordinators.




HCC High School Enrollment Days

Join our virtual and in-person orientation and registration events specifically for 2020 and 2021 high school graduates. Students will leave these events with a fall 2021 class schedule. 

At these events students will: 

  • Participate in advising and financial aid sessions
  • Select courses and complete fall 2021 registration
  • Be entered into a gift card drawing

To attend students must: 

  • RSVP online
  • Complete an HCC admission application for fall 2021 term
  • Provide ACT/SAT/PERT/AP test scores if taken
  • Set up NETID

More Information RSVP Now