Resources for Parents

Welcome to the Hillsborough Community College Family! We are excited that your son or daughter decided to attend HCC. We want to do our best to prepare you and your child for their transition into college life. On this page, we have gathered together some helpful links for you to best help your student have a successful experience at HCC.

We invite you to contact us if we can provide additional information or answer any questions you may have.


  • Choose from more than 190 academic degrees and certificates- we have everything from Accounting to Welding Technology! Browse all degrees!
  • Save their money (and yours) by taking courses at a fraction of university tuition. See our Paying for College section.
  • Be active in our many clubs and organizations - our students are interested in everything from SGA to Theater!
  • Take classes from top faculty in their field and enjoy a low student to teacher ratio.
  • Live at home, or live at Hawk's Landing - our unique student housing facility.