About HACC

Office of the President

Office of the President

Welcome message from Dr. Ski

Greetings! Welcome to HACC, Central Pennsylvania's Community College! For more than 50 years, HACC has provided an accessible and affordable higher educational opportunity. As Pennsylvania's first and largest community college, we are proud that more than 20,000 students are enrolled at one of our five beautiful campuses or taking classes online.

Professionally YOURS, we offer more than 150 degrees and dozens of certificate and workforce education programs designed to help professionals advance their careers. It is clear that HACC is transforming lives in a positive way, and I am proud to be a part of it. Please find out more about what the College has to offer, and you will see why our 50,000 graduates have chosen HACC!

Sincerely YOURS,

Dr. Ski

Dr. Ski John J. "Ski" Sygielski,

How can I learn more about Dr. Ski?

Please take a moment to learn about Dr. Ski by reading his biography.


How can I hear more from Dr. Ski?

Digitally YOURS, Dr. Ski is very involved on social media and sharing HACC news on his blog. You can follow him on any of these channels:

Download a list of 2013 President's Award Nominees and Recipients (pdf). 


How can I make a request for Dr. Ski to speak at my event?

If you would like Dr. Ski to speak at your event, please complete the President Speaking Engagement/Event Participation Request Form.


How can I learn about the Governor's proposed budget?

To learn more about the Governor's proposed budget for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, download a Statement on the Governor's Proposed Budget for FY 2014-2015 (pdf).


What is HACC's economic contribution to Central PA?

HACC commissioned Mangum Economic Consulting, LLC to analyze HACC's economic impact on our 10-county service area. To learn how the College impacts our area, please download the May 2012 report (pdf).