Online Learning: Returning Students
NOTE: If it’s been less than five years since you attended HACC, reach out to an advisor.
Apply to HACC at www.hacc.edu/applynow (If it’s been more than 5 years since you attended).
Upon completion of the application, an email with your HACC ID and HAWKmail information will be generated within about 2 business days. If you need this information sooner, contact the Welcome Center at 800-ABC-HACC.
Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov.
HACC’s code for the FAFSA application is 003273.
Placement Testing (if it’s been more than 3 years since testing or you do not meet requirements for exemption)
HACC campuses have walk-in placement testing available or to complete testing online, submit the online remote proctoring request form.
- For additional information about placement testing, including exemptions, hours, and preparation material, visit www.hacc.edu/placement.
Develop YOUR Educational Plan
Work with an advisor/counselor to review placement test results and register for classes. As a returning student, it is recommended you contact the advisor you worked with at HACC previously. If you do not remember who to contact, you may contact the following:
- Students pursuing a fully online degree, who live 50 miles or more from a HACC campus and plan to major in Architecture, Building Construction Management, Business, Health Care Management, Health Science, or Industrial Technology should contact Deb Rebman at email@example.com.
- Other students pursuing a fully online degree, who live 50 miles or more from a HACC campus, should complete the Pre-Advising survey and then contact Gina Bowers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- All other students should contact a HACC campus advising/counseling office by calling 800-ABC-HACC.
Pay Tuition and Fees
Submit payment to the Welcome Center or online in myHACC. Tuition information is available at hacc.edu/tuition.
Attend a Jump Start YOUR Success Welcome Event
Learn tips to start off as a successful online student. Register for an event or view the recording at hacc.edu/jumpstart.
Purchase Books at a Campus Bookstore
For online purchases and to determine the required textbooks, visit http://bookstore.hacc.edu/harrisburg.
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