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30 April 2015

HACC Gives Away Money for Tuition During Takin’ It to the Streets

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Looking to give future students a taste of college life, HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, is taking its show on the road this summer and giving away money for future students to apply to their tuition and fees at HACC.

As part of its Takin’ It to the Streets campaign, HACC is making five local “tour stops” at community events and organizations, including the East Shore Area Library in Harrisburg, Pa. and Tech Centro in Lancaster, Pa.

Thanks to the HACC Foundation, two $500 tuition giveaways will be available for individuals to win at each of the five locations. The $500 may be used for tuition and fees at HACC during fall 2015 and/or spring 2016 terms.

As future students visit each location, they can enter to win the tuition giveaway, connect with a HACC recruiter, find out how to get started in a particular program or career path and learn about student life at the College’s five campuses. HACC staff will be on hand to answer questions about enrollment, financial aid, scholarships and degree plans.

Though, if future students visit HACC at the East Shore Area Library and Tec Centro, they can complete the entire enrollment process that day, including the completion of the application, placement test and FAFSA form; meeting with an advisor to review test scores and choosing and registering for classes.

The list of the five stops is available below. Please visit for full details and to register for the event.
Date of Event Location Time Additional Details
May 9, 2015 East Shore Area Library
4501 Ethel Street
Harrisburg, PA 17109
10 a.m.-5 p.m. You can enroll in college in just one day!
To be eligible to receive one of two $500 tuition giveaways, participants must complete the enrollment process and apply for a library card.
May 10, 2015 Olde York Street Fair
In and around Continental Square in Downtown York
12:30-6 p.m. Two $500 tuition giveaways (free money) will be given away to use for HACC tuition and fees.
June 13, 2015 Old Annville Day
West Main Street in Annville, PA
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Two $500 tuition giveaways (free money) will be given away to use for HACC tuition and fees.
June 20, 2015 Tec Centro
102 Chester Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Two $500 tuition giveaways (free money) will be given away to use for HACC tuition and fees.
July 25, 2015 Hanover Dutch Days Festival
Center Square,
Carlisle Street, Hanover PA 17331
8 a.m.-4 p.m. Two $500 tuition giveaways (free money) will be given away to use for HACC tuition and fees.
About HACC
HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, offers more than 150 career and transfer associate degree, certificate and diploma programs to nearly 20,000 students at campuses in Gettysburg, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Lebanon and York and through online classes. In addition, HACC serves more than 29,000 students in noncredit workforce development, public safety, adult basic education and continuing education programs offered at all campuses and off-site locations in many communities in Central Pennsylvania. For more information on how HACC is uniquely YOURS, visit

About the HACC Foundation
The HACC Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was established in 1985 to raise funds for HACC, Central Pennsylvania's Community College. In fiscal year 2013-14 alone, the HACC Foundation contributed close to $2.2 million to the College in support of scholarships for 1,345 students, innovative academic programs, state-of-the-art training equipment and modernized facilities.
Donors to the HACC Foundation include individuals, community organizations and corporations. In fiscal year 2013-14, more than 1,300 donors contributed more than $1.8 million to the HACC Foundation.
The HACC Foundation is gratefully YOURS. For more information, please visit


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