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Online Student Admissions

Online Learning: Transfer Students


Apply to HACC at

Within five to seven business days after applying to HACC, you will receive a letter from your campus admissions counselor welcoming you to HACC.  Once you receive it, please review your letter for the following:

  • Your HACC ID.
  • A link to set up your college e-mail account.
  • Your program of study and the term in which you are starting.

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at

HACC's code for the FAFSA application is 003273.

Please visit FAFSA or download the app in the Apple App Store (myStudentAid) or iOS Play (Android) to complete the form.

Submit official transcripts to HACC.

Please choose one of the following options to submit your transcripts: HACC email (; fax (717-901-4296); or mail (myHACC, Attn: Central Records Office, One e-mail Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17110).

Placement Testing

HACC campuses have walk-in placement testing available or to complete testing online, contact your Admissions Counselor

  • For additional information about placement testing, including exemptions, hours, and preparation material, visit HACC.

Attend New Student Orientation

If you will only be taking online courses, access the online new student orientation via HACC under advising in the student tab. If you will be taking online AND campus courses, call 800-ABC-HACC to schedule the orientation on campus after the online orientation.

Develop YOUR Educational Plan

Work with an advisor/counselor to review placement test results and register for classes.

  • New students pursuing a fully online degree, who live 50 miles or more from a campus and plan to major in Architecture, Building Construction Management, Business, Health Care Management, Health Science, or Industrial Technology should contact Deb Rebman at
  • Other new 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
  • 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 HACC. Tuition information is available at HACC.


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 myHACC.

Purchase Books at a Campus Bookstore

For online purchases and to determine the required textbooks, visit

Log In to by Desire2Learn from on the first day of class

We are committed to your success in online learning! If you need any assistance, please contact us at the information provided below.


Contact Information
800-ABC-HACC, option 7