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COVID-19 Alert

Highland Community College is closely monitoring the COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus) illness in our district and state. The Highland emergency management team has established a COVID-19 Task Force... continue reading

Highland celebrates Community College Month


Highland celebrates Community College Month

Students’ thrive during challenging times FREEPORT — April is Community College Month and Highland has a lot to celebrate. Like many community colleges across the nation, Highland Community College faced the COVID-19 pandemic head-on by continuing to help students succeed through ...

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Spring 2021 Finals Schedule

Below is the final exam schedule for the spring semester of 2021.  Finals' week is May 13-19.  Please check for the times of your examinations.  Final exams in classes beginning at 5:00 or later on MW or 5:30 p.m. or later ...

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HCC Women in Science spotlight Family Nurse Practitioner

Highland Community College Women in Science Club welcomes Tamisha Bonvillain, FNP, IBCLC for a virtual dialogue about career choices at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 29 via Zoom™. Bonvillain is a 1997 graduate of Freeport High School and a 2003 graduate ...

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HCC seeks to fill vacant seat on Board of Trustees

The Highland Community College Board of Trustees seeks applicants to fill a vacant seat on the board created by the passing of trustee Dr. Steven R. Jennings on March 4, 2021. Dr. Jennings, a retired Highland faculty member and former ...

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HCC Forensics team has strong showing at state tournament

Highland Community College Forensics team had strong showings at two virtual tournaments at the end of February and early March at the Illinois Intercollegiate Forensics Association State Tournament against community colleges and four-year universities. The team competed February 26-27 and March ...

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Campus Closure at 2 p.m. 3/15/21

Due to inclement weather, the Highland Community College campus will close at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 15, 2021. All classes are canceled on campus, through Zoom, and at outreach locations beginning at 2 p.m. Students may still access online ...

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Highland Community College hosts Statewide Career Fair

Highland Community College is participating in a statewide virtual career fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, April 9. HCC is one among 18 community colleges partnering with the Illinois Community College Career Services Professionals council, and the Illinois ...

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HCC Servant Leadership has a presence in a Global Ties program

Dan Dick, the coordinator of High School Servant Leadership at Highland Community College, participated in a roundtable discussion with the San Antonio Youth Commission and six virtual visitors from Pakistan. The discussion centered around how best to reach high school ...

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Campus Closure 1 – 4:30 p.m. on 3/1/21

Due to a water main break today, March 1, 2021, the Highland Community College campus will close from 1-4:30 p.m. Classes are canceled during that time and offices are closed. Please do not report to in-person and Zoom classes from ...

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2998 W. Pearl City Rd. Freeport, IL 61032


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