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Returning Students

Welcome! You are considered a returning student if you are returning to HACC and have not taken a credit course in more than five years.

Please follow the steps below to become a HACC student:

1. Re-apply to HACC

Re-apply to HACC online or in-person at any of the HACC locations (Gettysburg, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Lebanon and York).


2. Apply for financial aid

Submit your FAFSA to determine if you are eligible for financial aid.

Learn more about other financial aid options.


3. Meet with your advisor

Schedule an appointment to meet with your advisor. Your advisor can review your academic record.


4. Review your admission acceptance letter 

Review your admission acceptance letter for the following:

  • Your HACC ID.
  • Your HACC UserID  log in to the myHACC portal
  • Your HAWKMail ID for your college email account
  • The program and your admitted term


5. Activate your HAWKMail email account 

HACC will use this email account to send you important information.


6. Register for classes

You can register online for classes.


7. Pay tuition and fees

Pay your tuition and fees by the due date. You can pay online or at your campus Welcome Center.

Learn more about residency and school district sponsorship.


8. Purchase books

Purchase your books online or at your campus bookstore.