News and Announcements

April 15, 2014AHC Singers Spring Concert Celebrates Spanish and Latino Composers

Performances set for Guadalupe and Santa Maria.… Read More »

April 14, 2014Registration Begins April 28 for Summer 2014 Credit Classes

More than 300 summer classes are offered.… Read More »

April 14, 2014Students Showcase Elecronic Music at "Soundscapes" Concert

May 9, 7 p.m., The Forum (C-40)… Read More »

April 11, 2014Financial Aid Helps Hancock Students

A variety of aid is available to eligible students.… Read More »

April 11, 2014Hancock to Host On-Campus Faculty Recital on May 4

The performance will highlight masterpieces by Brahms.… Read More »

April 10, 2014Jazz Ensemble Presents Spring Concert May 4

Unity Chapel of Light, Orcutt… Read More »

April 10, 2014With New Demonstrations, Friday Night Science Promises to Deliver a "Physics Phrenzy"

A boneyard of real skeletons, fireworks and more!… Read More »

April 08, 2014Donation to Hancock From Local Car Club Fuels 10 Scholarships

The Model A Ford Club donated $5,500.… Read More »

April 08, 2014Summer Class Schedule Now Online

Register early for the classes you need!… Read More »

April 07, 2014Youth Dancers Present Magical Moments & Spring Recital

Performances are April 26 and 27.… Read More »

April 01, 2014Wells Fargo Bank Donates $5,000 to Hancock's STEM Endowment

A STEM Open House is planned for April 16.… Read More »

March 27, 2014Launch Your Business in 54 Hours at Startup Weekend

April 4-6 in Santa Maria… Read More »

March 25, 2014Hancock Launches DegreeWorks

It's an online tool that helps students track their degree progress.… Read More »

March 20, 2014Fine Arts Faculty Exhibit Opens March 24

Located in the Ann Foxworthy Gallery… Read More »

March 17, 2014Allan Hancock College Named One of Top 150 in the Country

Hancock has twice been selected as a top college.… Read More »

March 17, 2014Hancock Launches Mobile Website to Meet Students' Needs

Site features links to most popular web pages.… Read More »

March 17, 2014Native Son Francisco Jimenez to Speak at Hancock College

Hancock's CAN program hosting Dr. Jimenez on March 28.… Read More »

March 13, 2014Hancock Student Film Wins Award at SLOIFF

"After Dusk" named best narrative short film.… Read More »

March 10, 2014Short-Term Online Classes Begin March 24

Eighteen classes are still available.… Read More »

March 07, 2014Hancock Partners With Amazon to Support Athletics Department

Support the Bulldogs! Click the gold link on the athletics website home page.… Read More »

March 07, 2014Hancock Nursing Program Ranked One of Top 10 in the State

More than 97 percent passed the licensure exam in 2009-2013.… Read More »

March 06, 2014Hancock Launches New Era of Learning at Vandenberg Air Force Base

AHC holds classes in the new Base Education Center.… Read More »

March 05, 2014Apply Now for 2014-15 Registered Veterinary Technician Program

Application deadline is April 15.… Read More »

March 05, 2014Short-Term Classes Offered in Santa Maria

Classes begin March 24 and later.… Read More »

March 04, 2014Short-Term Classes Offered in the Lompoc Valley

Classes are at the LVC and the VAFB Center.… Read More »

February 28, 2014Short-Term Classes Offered in March, April and May

Classes last one day to eight weeks.… Read More »

February 25, 2014Men's Basketball Receives Bid to Regional Playoffs

Opens playoffs on Feb. 26 at San Diego City College.… Read More »

February 25, 2014Two Hancock Student Films to be Screened at SLOIFF

The 20th annual SLOIFF runs March 5-9.… Read More »

February 24, 2014Allan Hancock College Concert Band Performance is March 16

The concert will feature music from around the world.… Read More »

February 21, 2014Fine Arts Instructor Marti Fast to be Honored by Santa Maria Arts Council

She is the 2014 Arts Showcase Honoree.… Read More »

February 21, 2014Dance Spectrum Features New Guest Choreographer

Tamarr Paul brings 20 years of experience to annual spring concert… Read More »

February 20, 2014Hancock Instructor Receives State Award for Professional Service

Paul LeSage honored for his 50-plus years of service.… Read More »

February 20, 2014ExxonMobil Donations Fuel Hancock MESA Students Toward Degrees

Students continue to benefit from company's ongoing support.… Read More »

February 19, 2014Softball Team's Home Stand Moved to Hagerman Sports Complex

While the softball field is being renovated, home games will move to local sports complex.… Read More »

February 12, 2014Workshops Offer Outdoor Photography Experience

Choices include Oso Flaco, a local winery and La Purisima Mission.… Read More »

February 12, 2014Learn How to Use Social Media for Your Business

Promote your business and gain new customers!… Read More »

February 05, 2014Take the Path to Well-being in New Community Education Class

Register now for March class.… Read More »

February 05, 2014Say Olé to Folklorico!

Open auditions will be held Feb. 13.… Read More »

February 05, 2014Learn About Beekeeping in Community Education Classes

Both introductory and intermediate classes are offered.… Read More »

February 04, 2014Business Conference Features Success Strategies for Entrepreneurs

Day-long event is set for Feb. 22.… Read More »

February 04, 2014Community Education Offers Free Film Appreciation Class

Film screenings begin Feb. 28.… Read More »

February 04, 2014Hancock Offers Bus Trip to Los Angeles Fashion District

Trip is April 25; register by March 25.… Read More »

January 31, 2014Lights, Camera, Action: Four Hancock Students Compete at Santa Barbara International Film Festival

The event features 10 student teams.… Read More »

January 31, 2014Long-Term Care: No One Wants to Talk About It

Explore the myths and reality of long-term care in this new class.… Read More »

January 30, 2014Fall 2013 Honors List Announced

More than 650 students made the list!… Read More »

January 30, 2014Earn Career Certificate in Floral Design

Three different classes are being offered.… Read More »

January 30, 2014Apply Now for 2014-15 Registered Veterinary Technician Program

The next two-semester program begins fall 2014.… Read More »

January 29, 2014Homeopathy Class Offers Ways to Promote Self-Healing

Learn how your body can help you heal.… Read More »

January 29, 2014Two $10,000 Law Enforcement Scholarships Available

The deadline to apply is March 21.… Read More »

January 29, 2014Bulldog Bow-WOW! Kicks Off Spring Semester

Events being held in Santa Maria and Lompoc… Read More »

January 24, 2014New Parenting Classes Offered Through Community Education

Classes meet Feb. 8 and March 8.… Read More »

January 24, 2014Annual Fine Arts Student Art Show Opens Jan. 27

Artist reception is Feb. 6.… Read More »

January 23, 2014Kids' Science Classes Offer Great Learning Opportunities

Explore light waves, magnetism, aeronautics and more!… Read More »

January 23, 2014Learn How to Fully Use Your Digital Camera

Classes are offered in Santa Maria, Lompoc and Solvang.… Read More »

January 21, 2014GED Classes Available Through Community Education

Registration is still available; classes begin Jan. 21 and 22.… Read More »

January 17, 2014Dance Classes for Youth Begin Soon

Register now for spring College for Kids youth dance classes!… Read More »

January 17, 2014Chinese Language & Culture Class Offered in March

Expand your knowledge of Mandarin Chinese - register now!… Read More »

January 15, 2014Inaugural Women's Swim Team Making Waves at Hancock

"It's so exciting to start a program from scratch," said head coach Mike Ashmore.… Read More »

January 15, 2014Spring 2014 Community News Now Available

It includes the 2012-13 Annual Report.… Read More »

January 15, 2014Building A Closure Planned for Friday Morning, Jan. 17

The offices will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.… Read More »

January 13, 2014Get Free Cash for College!

Attend a free workshop to complete the application process.… Read More »

January 10, 2014Early Childhood Studies Classes Added at Lompoc Valley Center

Other ECS classes are being offered at the Santa Maria campus.… Read More »

January 10, 2014Lights, Camera, Action for Fine Arts Department in 2014

Variety of film and video production classes are being offered, along with other classes in art, sculpture, ceramics and more.… Read More »

January 09, 2014Hancock Poised to Hire Billy Vinnedge as Men's Soccer Head Coach

The action is pending approval from the board.… Read More »

January 09, 2014Long-Time Cal Poly Professor Joins Hancock's Agribusiness Department

Three new agribusiness courses are being offered this spring.… Read More »

December 12, 2013AHC Offers Spring Classes in the Santa Ynez Valley

Both credit and noncredit classes are offered.… Read More »

December 12, 2013Hundreds of Spring Classes Offered in Santa Maria

More than 790 semester-length classes are being offered.… Read More »

December 12, 2013"START" Sessions Offered for New AHC Students

START helps students succeed in college.… Read More »

December 11, 2013Architecture Students Redesign Local Homeless Shelter

Students recently presented the results of their semester-long project.… Read More »

December 06, 2013Spring "Schedule at a Glance" Available in Five Cities Area

Registration is under way for spring classes.… Read More »

December 04, 2013Hancock Teams Up With Toys for Tots at Annual Tournament

Free entry to Lady Bulldog Classic with donation of toy!… Read More »

December 04, 2013AHC Commemorative Holiday Ornaments on Sale Now

Just in time for the holidays!… Read More »

December 04, 2013Winter Crop Planted at Community Garden

Garden is located behind AHC softball field… Read More »

December 04, 2013Blacksmithing Returns to Welding Curriculum

Learn to create art from metal… Read More »

December 02, 2013AHC Concert Band Presents Free Holiday Concert

Free event offered to thank community and college supporters… Read More »

November 27, 2013Library Unveils National Exhibit on Islamic Culture

Santa Maria campus library hosts Islamic art and architecture exhibit… Read More »

November 25, 2013Wall Street Analysis Confirms Solid AHC Financial Management

The most recent bonds were sold Nov. 21.… Read More »

November 25, 2013Register Now for Spring Community Education Classes

Classes begin Jan. 21, 2014.… Read More »

November 25, 2013Hancock Track Now Open

Members of the public may use it during posted hours.… Read More »

November 21, 2013Paralegal Studies Info Session is Dec. 2 at LVC

Introductory paralegal course being offered in January at the LVC… Read More »

November 20, 2013Hancock Jazz Ensemble to Perform Dec. 8

Concert will feature Bob Osborn on alto sax.… Read More »

November 18, 2013Registration Under Way for Spring 2014 Credit Classes

Priority registration under way; open registration begins Nov. 23.… Read More »

November 18, 2013Annual Holiday Pottery Sale Answers Shopping List Questions

Shop Dec. 6 and 7.… Read More »

November 18, 2013Easy Online Tool Helps Hancock Students See Their Future Earning Potential

"Salary Surfer" displays incomes by profession.… Read More »

November 12, 2013Sixty-nine Additional Spring Classes Offered in the Lompoc Valley

Plus: All public safety training classes now offered at the LVC… Read More »

November 08, 2013Spring 2014 Class Schedule Now Online

Registration begins Nov. 18.… Read More »

November 06, 2013AHC Scholarship Deadline is November 12

Applications are due by 3 p.m.… Read More »

November 06, 2013Early Childhood Studies Course Teaches Administrator Responsibilities

Class meets Nov. 22-23 and Dec. 6-7.… Read More »

November 01, 2013AHC Concert Band Performance to Feature Tribute to Veterans

Nov. 9 in Santa Maria… Read More »

October 28, 2013"Brought to Life" Features Artworks Inspired by the Beauty of the Human Form

Artist reception is Oct. 28, 6 to 8 p.m.… Read More »

October 28, 2013New Building A is Now Open!

It is located just east of the Student Center.… Read More »

October 24, 2013Deadline Extended to File Petition for Fall Degree and/or Certificate

New deadline is Oct. 31.… Read More »

October 23, 2013Register Now to Learn How to Manage a Nonprofit Organization

Class meets Nov. 5-21… Read More »

October 22, 2013University Bound? Get the Answers at Transfer Day

Nov. 5, Santa Maria campus… Read More »

October 18, 2013Former Migrant Worker Turned Motivational Speaker to Appear at AHC

The event is free and open to the public.… Read More »

October 17, 2013Book Sale at Hancock Bookstore to Benefit Children's Center

Proceeds will benefit the Children's Center Lab.… Read More »

October 16, 2013Some Temporary Student Service Disruptions Expected as Offices Move into New Buildings

First phase of move is Oct. 22-25.… Read More »

October 09, 2013Tibetan Monks to Create Sand Mandala at AHC Oct. 15-18

Opening ceremony is 10 a.m. Oct. 15. (NOTE: There will NOT be a caravan from AHC to the Santa Maria Levee Trail on Friday, Oct. 18. The monks' visit will end at 3 p.m. at the gallery.)… Read More »

October 07, 2013AHC Singers to Perform with San Luis Chamber Orchestra

Two concerts coming in November.… Read More »

October 07, 2013AHC Offers One-Day Work Zone Safety Training

Includes Cal/OSHA-compliant flagger training… Read More »

September 30, 2013AHC Awarded Federal Grant to Help Military-Connected Students With Childcare

A four-year, $400,000 grant has been awarded to AHC.… Read More »

September 20, 2013Pops Concert is October 5

Presented by the AHC Concert Band… Read More »

September 18, 2013"Intro to Nonprofit Management" Offered

Class begins Nov. 5… Read More »

September 18, 2013Learn How to Become a California Notary Public

One-day class meets Oct. 19… Read More »

September 16, 2013AHC Scholarship Applications Now Available

Apply now! Deadline is Nov. 12.… Read More »

September 16, 2013Low-Impact Aerobic Class Promotes Senior Health

Class meets twice a week Oct. 15-Dec. 5… Read More »

September 13, 2013USDA Food Program Available at Children's Center

AHC Children's Center participates in the program.… Read More »

September 13, 2013New to iPAD? Learn Everything You Need to Know

Two new classes offered!… Read More »

September 13, 2013Kids Learn How to Use Digital Camera in New Class

Class meets Saturdays, Oct. 5-26.… Read More »

September 12, 2013Leadership Charisma and Dream Careers Focus of Two New Community Education Classes

Both meet on Saturdays in September and October.… Read More »

September 06, 2013LVC Bulldog Bow-WOW! is September 11

Free event for all fall students!… Read More »

September 04, 2013Bulldog Football Goes Live Saturday!

Can't be there in person? Listen to live play-by-play!… Read More »

September 04, 2013"Classic Inspirations" Exhibit on Display in Foxworthy Gallery

By artist and instructor Kris Doe; exhibit continues through Oct. 10.… Read More »

August 26, 2013"TAG" - You're In!

Complete a "TAG" to Ensure Transfer to One of Seven UC Campuses!… Read More »

August 22, 2013Bulldog Bow-WOW! Kicks Off Fall Semester

Free food! Free fun! Free info!… Read More »

August 21, 2013Learn How and Why We Need to Help the Bees

Beekeeping class offered in September… Read More »

August 20, 2013Learn How to Become an Auto Wholesale Dealer

Class meets Oct. 9 and 10.… Read More »

August 19, 2013Are You Financially Ready for Retirement?

Class meets in September.… Read More »

August 15, 2013Fall Classes Provide Fun Learning Opportunities for Kids

Sewing, photography and dance classes are offered.… Read More »

August 15, 2013New! Conflict Management and Negotiations Class Offered

One-day class meets Sept. 14 or Oct. 19… Read More »

August 14, 2013Register Now for Hancock Bus Tour to Getty Center

Tour is Oct. 4.… Read More »

August 14, 2013Community Education Offers Personal Enrichment Classes

Classes meet on Saturdays this fall.… Read More »

August 08, 2013Fall Registration Continues Through August 23

Classes begin Aug. 19.… Read More »

August 07, 2013Digital Photography Classes Offered in Lompoc and Solvang

Fall classes are offered by Community Education.… Read More »

August 07, 2013Learn Chinese Language in Community Education Classes

Two classes are offered this fall.… Read More »

August 07, 2013Wide Variety of Online Classes Still Available for Fall Semester

More than 90 classes still available!… Read More »

August 07, 2013"Dare to Dream" Event to Feature Salvador Ortega-Ortiz

Free event - Aug. 10, 2013… Read More »

August 05, 2013Early Childhood Studies Program Boasts 90 Percent Retention Rate...

...and helps students achieve their goals… Read More »

August 05, 2013College for Kids' Sewing Class Offers Fun Learning Opportunities

Class is offered this fall kids ages 9-12.… Read More »

August 05, 2013Credit Classes Offered This Fall in the Santa Ynez Valley

Classes are held at the Solvang Center and SYVUHS.… Read More »

August 05, 2013More than 70 Fall Classes Still Available in the Lompoc Valley

Classes are offered at both the LVC and VAFB Center.… Read More »

July 30, 2013Hundreds of Fall Classes Still Available in Santa Maria

More than 400 classes are still open.… Read More »

July 23, 2013Air Emissions Regulation Classes for Business and Industry Offered at Lompoc Valley Center

The classes are taught by the Air Resources Board.… Read More »

July 17, 2013New Student Leaders Find Their Paths at Hancock

New ASBG President and Student Trustee Named… Read More »

July 16, 2013AHC Children's Center Now Accepting Applications

for infants and toddlers 3 months to 5 years old… Read More »

July 15, 2013Spring 2013 Honors Lists Announced

More than 650 named to deans and special honors list.… Read More »

July 10, 2013New Hancock President Now on Board

Dr. Walthers' first day on the job was July 8.… Read More »

July 08, 2013AHC Receives Full Accreditation Reaffirmation

Official notification was received July 3.… Read More »

July 01, 2013Children's Center Lab School Sponsoring Barbecue Fundraiser

July 13 - mark your calendar!… Read More »

June 26, 2013Community Education Offers Classes This Fall in the Lompoc Valley

Courses inlcude GED preparation, clothing construction, art and more.… Read More »

June 26, 2013Community Education Classes Offered This Fall in the Santa Ynez Valley

Courses include art, ESL, quilting, compuers and more.… Read More »

June 24, 2013Hancock Students Take off for Prestigious Summer Internships

Cornell and Stanford are among summer destinations.… Read More »

June 24, 2013Registration for Fall Classes Under Way

More than 1,000 credit classes available!… Read More »

June 20, 2013Fall Class Focuses on Young Children With Special Needs

Class begins Aug. 19.… Read More »

June 20, 2013Options for Busy Students: Short-Term, Eight-Week and Saturday-Only Classes Offered This Fall

These classes cover a wide variety of subjects.… Read More »

June 19, 2013Wide Variety of Online Classes Offered for Fall Semester

Choose from more than 150 online classes!… Read More »

June 19, 2013Hancock Offering Credit Classes This Fall in the Santa Ynez Valley

Fall registration begins June 24.… Read More »

June 19, 2013Free Diesel Emissions Regulations Class Hosted by AHC's Lompoc Valley Center

Offered by the California Air Resources Board… Read More »

June 17, 2013Fall Credit Classes Offered in the Lompoc Valley

Registration begins June 24 for all fall credit classes.… Read More »

June 14, 2013Hundreds of Fall Classes Offered in Santa Maria

Registration begins June 24.… Read More »

June 14, 2013Summertime Four-Day Workweek Begins June 17

The college will be closed for seven Fridays.… Read More »

June 13, 2013Kids Can Learn Spanish in Summer Class

Class meets July 9-Aug. 1… Read More »

June 13, 2013Fall Registration Begins June 24

Check your registration status today!… Read More »

June 13, 2013AHC Baseball Players Move on to Professional Baseball Careers

Seven former Bulldogs are now playing pro ball.… Read More »

June 12, 2013Commencement Video & Photos Available

Congratulations, graduates!… Read More »

June 12, 2013Still Time to Enroll in College for Kids Summer Classes

Choose from art, dance, sewing, rocketry, cooking and more!… Read More »

June 12, 2013Summer Registration Deadline is June 21

Classes begin June 17.… Read More »

June 12, 2013Financial Aid is Available for Fall Students

Fall registration begins June 24.… Read More »

June 11, 2013AHC Wins Awards for Design and Advertising

PA DIrector Named ALL PRO… Read More »

June 11, 2013Hancock Offers Summer Science Classes for Kids

Classes offered in Santa Maria and at VAFB… Read More »

June 07, 2013Share Your Creative Writing with Others

New class!… Read More »

June 06, 2013Transfer Acceptance Rate to Cal Poly, SLO, Highest in Region for 12th Year in a Row

Nearly 60 percent of applicants were accepted.… Read More »

June 06, 2013Summer Online Classes Still Available

Classes begin June 17.… Read More »

June 06, 2013Hancock Hosting Free Orientation for Solar Electric Installations

Course offered by GRID Alternatives.… Read More »

June 05, 2013Summer Kids Classes Offered at Hancock College

Learn art, dance, sewing, rocketry and more!… Read More »

June 05, 2013Summer Credit Classes Still Available in the Lompoc Valley

More than 30 are still open.… Read More »

June 05, 2013Wide Variety of Summer Classes Still Available at Santa Maria Campus

More than 100 classe are still open!… Read More »

June 04, 2013Learn About Bees, Beekeeping, and Save the Environment

Honeybee pollination is critical to our food supply.… Read More »

June 04, 2013Orientation Required for New Hancock Students

for new summer and fall students… Read More »

May 31, 2013Congratulations, Graduates!

Video & photos of event are now available for viewing!… Read More »

May 29, 2013Coach Tyson Aye to Take Over Men's Basketball Program

He comes to AHC from Imperial Valley.… Read More »

May 24, 2013AHC's 92nd Commencement Honors More Than 700 Graduates

749 graduates earned 1,016 degrees… Read More »

May 24, 2013CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Some Santa Maria Campus Parking Lots Will be Closed Effective May 28

See construction map for clarification.… Read More »

May 24, 2013AHC Foundation Awards More Than $307,000 in Scholarship Funds

44th Annual Banquet was held May 23… Read More »

May 23, 2013Changes to Course Repeatability May Affect Hancock Students

Attention students!… Read More »

May 22, 2013AHC Scholarship Event a Johnson Family Giving Tradition

Donations are from the Blaine Johnson Memorial Foundation.… Read More »

May 22, 2013Kevin Walthers, Ph.D., Appointed New Superintendent/President at Allan Hancock College

He will begin his new duties July 8.… Read More »

May 21, 2013AHC to Broadcast 2013 Commencement Ceremony Live

View video on the college website.… Read More »

May 20, 2013AHC Bids Farewell to Retiring Employees

also recognized were newly-tenured faculty and others… Read More »

May 14, 2013AHC Commencement is May 24

More than 700 students will graduate.… Read More »

May 14, 2013AHC Youth Dancers Present Spring Recital

May 24 and 25… Read More »

May 14, 2013Financial Aid Helps Allan Hancock College Students

Don't assume you don't qualify!… Read More »

May 13, 2013Allan Hancock College Foundation to Award More Than $300,000 in Scholarship Funds

235 students to receive 282 awards… Read More »

May 13, 2013Register Now for Summer Community Education Classes

Classes begin June 17.… Read More »

May 09, 2013Students Compete for $1,000 Cash at New Venture Challenge

Event is May 15… Read More »

May 06, 2013Fall Class Schedule Now Online

as of today, May 6… Read More »

May 06, 2013Five Hancock Softball Players Named All-Conference

Four are returning next season.… Read More »

May 06, 2013Orientation Required for New Summer Students

Sessions offered in Santa Maria and at LVC… Read More »

May 03, 2013Online Classes Offer Students Flexibility and Convenience

Registration is under way.… Read More »

May 02, 2013Credit Classes Offered This Summer in the Lompoc Valley

Registration begins May 4.… Read More »

May 02, 2013Unique, Hand-Made Art Available at Annual Spring Pottery Sale

Shop May 3 & 4… Read More »

May 02, 2013High School Welding Contest Winners

Nearly 100 students competed in annual contest… Read More »

May 02, 2013Board of Trustees Selects Finalist for Superintendent/President

Commences Final Steps of Process… Read More »

May 01, 2013Registered Veterinary Technician Program Now Available at AHC

Apply now!… Read More »

April 30, 2013Wide Variety of Summer Classes Offered in Santa Maria

More than 150 classses are offered.… Read More »

April 29, 2013Summer Registration Now Under Way

Classes begin June 17.… Read More »

April 29, 2013College Jazz Band to Perform May 5

Featuring Jazz with a Latin flair!… Read More »

April 26, 2013Exotic Curries of the World Explored in Hancock Cooking Class

Class meets May 4.… Read More »

April 25, 2013Exhibit Celebrates the Life of an Artist and Student

April 29-May 22 at Ann Foxworthy Gallery… Read More »

April 25, 2013Chemistry and Physics to Battle it Out at Friday Night Science

Event is set for May 3.… Read More »

April 22, 2013AHC Concert Band to Perform May 11

Final Pops Concert of the season… Read More »

April 22, 2013Fourth Annual Splash and Dash Set for April 27

It's second of the Central Coast "Fab Four" health living events.… Read More »

April 18, 2013Registration Begins April 29 for Summer 2013 Credit Classes

Classes begin June 17.… Read More »

April 18, 2013Cary Nerelli is Named New Women's Basketball Head Coach

He comes to AHC from Morro Bay High School.… Read More »

April 17, 2013Taking a Summer Class? Start with "START"

Classes begin June 17.… Read More »

April 10, 2013Try Teaching! Symposium Can Help You Become a Teacher

This free event is May 1.… Read More »

April 09, 2013Summer Class Schedule Now Online

Register early for the classes you need!… Read More »

April 08, 2013The Allan Hancock College Singers Will be "Goin' Up to Glory" in Spring Concerts

Two concerts: May 4 & May 7… Read More »

April 04, 2013Summer & Fall 2013 Registration Information

Summer Class Search goes lives April 8.… Read More »

April 03, 2013Patricia J. Boyd Gift to AHC is Largest in School's 93-Year History; Second Largest Among California Community Colleges

Additional $1 million to PCPA… Read More »

April 02, 2013Hancock Program to Host Acclaimed UCSB Professor Dr. Victor Rios

The April 10 event is open to the public.… Read More »

April 01, 2013New Craig Trapp Mural Installed on Santa Maria Campus

Ribbon cutting marks the official unveiling… Read More »

March 29, 2013Student Survey Says Technology Improvements Make Their Lives Easier

More than 700 students participated in the survey.… Read More »

March 28, 2013Local College Students Organize Two-Day Filmmaking Challenge

April 19-21… Read More »

March 21, 2013Current Version of GED Test to Expire at End of 2013

New test takes effect Jan. 2, 2014… Read More »

March 20, 2013Summer & Fall 2013 Registration Information

Apply beginning April 1.… Read More »

March 19, 2013Annual Faculty Art Show Now on Display; Artist Reception is March 27

Show continues through April 18… Read More »

March 15, 2013AHC Alumna and Author to Speak at College Lunch 'n Learn Event

Wednesday, March 27 noon-1:30 in the Library… Read More »

March 14, 2013AHC Hosts Free Volunteer Training for Community Solar Electric Installations

Class meets April 6.… Read More »

March 13, 2013Brush Up on Your Chinese Language Skills

Class begins April 4.… Read More »

March 08, 2013Concert Band to Present Benefit Concert March 17

at the Clark Center in Arroyo Grande… Read More »

March 08, 2013$150,000 Grant from Orfalea Foundation Helps Fund Cutting-Edge Outdoor Classroom

and help put the finishing touches on the new facility!… Read More »

March 06, 2013PC Performance Class Offers Help for Frustrated Users

Class meets two Saturdays in April.… Read More »

March 06, 2013Exotic Curries of the World Explored in Hancock Cooking Class

Class meets two Saturdays in May… Read More »

March 06, 2013Stressed? We Can Help

Free class!… Read More »

March 01, 2013AHC Alumni Shine at 2013 Academy Awards

Talented AHC alumni are everywhere!… Read More »

February 28, 2013$10,000 Law Enforcement Scholarship Available at Allan Hancock College

Application deadline is March 22.… Read More »

February 28, 2013Fun Science Classes for Kids

for students ages 8-15… Read More »

February 28, 2013Get Fit Now in Hancock Fitness Classes

Offered through Community Education… Read More »

February 28, 2013Learn to Make Floral Designs for Special Events

Class meets March 28-May 16… Read More »

February 28, 2013Community Ed Offers Spanish for Travelers Class

Class meets March 26-April 30… Read More »

February 26, 2013Men's Basketball Team Going to State Playoffs; Five Players Named All Conference

First playoff game is March 1.… Read More »

February 13, 2013Spring Fast Track Classes Offer College at the Speed of Life!

Classes last eight weeks or less!… Read More »

February 07, 2013Music Instructor Marcus Engelmann Premieres Original Orchestral Composition with the Santa Maria Philharmonic

Performance is Feb. 16.… Read More »

February 04, 2013Bus Trip Offered to Descanso Gardens and Norton Simon Museum

Trip is May 3; registration deadline is March 27.… Read More »

February 01, 2013Learn About Beekeeping and Keep the Bees Happy

and make your own honey!… Read More »

January 31, 2013Fall 2012 Honors Lists Announced

Deans' List and Special Honors Lists… Read More »

January 30, 2013Hancock Offers Bus Trip to LA Fashion District

Trip is Aprl 26; registration/refund deadline is March 27.… Read More »

January 30, 2013Calling all Hancock Students - Bulldog Bow-WOW! Coming Soon!

Feb. 6 in Santa Maria; Feb. 13 at LVC… Read More »

January 28, 2013International Film Series Coming in March

Four films - all free!… Read More »

January 25, 2013Get Free Cash for College!

Attend a free workshop to complete the application process.… Read More »

January 23, 2013Learn a New Language Through Community Education Classes

Spanish and Chinese are being offered.… Read More »

January 23, 2013Annual Student Art Show Now Open in Foxworthy Gallery

Artists reception is Feb. 7.… Read More »

January 23, 2013Grant Writing Class Helps Expand Skills

Class meets Jan. 29-Feb. 19… Read More »

January 23, 2013Catch a Ride to Allan Hancock College!

Bus service to AHC… Read More »

January 22, 2013Register Now for Community Education Classes

It's not too late!… Read More »

January 18, 2013College for Kids Science Classes Offer Fun Learning Opportunities

Study light waves, aeronautics, electricity and more!… Read More »

January 16, 2013Registration Continues for Spring Fast Track Classes

Nearly 100 still open!… Read More »

January 16, 2013Registration Under Way for Variety of Online Classes

More than 80 classes are still open.… Read More »

January 15, 2013Spring Community News Now Available

It includes the 2011-12 Annual Report to the Community… Read More »

January 14, 2013Spring Registration Still Available Through Jan. 25

Classes begin Jan. 22.… Read More »

January 11, 2013Registration Continues for Open Lompoc Valley Credit Classes

More than 70 classes still available!… Read More »

January 09, 2013Bulldog Bow-WOW! Kicks Off Spring Semester

Feb. 6 in Santa Maria; Feb. 13 at LVC… Read More »

January 09, 2013Cameron Artis-Payne is All-America Offensive Player of the Year

He recently signed with Auburn University.… Read More »

January 09, 2013Registration Continues for Spring Classes in Santa Maria

More than 300 classes are still available.… Read More »

January 07, 2013"START" Assessment Sessions Offered for New and Returning Hancock Students

Quick Link Testing Center for more details.… Read More »

January 02, 2013Spring Online Registration Continues Through Jan. 25

Classes begin Jan. 22.… Read More »

January 02, 2013Students Compete for Cash in New Entrepreneurship Class

$1,000 cash prize!… Read More »

December 21, 2012Men's Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament Begins Dec. 28

Bulldogs are currently ranked 15th.… Read More »

December 14, 2012What Are You Doing Saturday? How About Going to College?

38 Saturday-only classes are being offered.… Read More »

December 13, 2012Hancock Baseball Hosts Annual Holiday Clinic

Dec. 17-19 at John Osborne Field… Read More »

December 12, 2012Hilda Zacarias Joins Allan Hancock College Board of Trustees

Returning trustees also sworn in.… Read More »

December 12, 2012Spring Fast Track Classes Offer College at the Speed of Life!

Classes last eight weeks or less.… Read More »

December 12, 2012Financial Aid Helps Hancock Students

Find out if you qualify!… Read More »

December 10, 2012Online Classes are Popular Choice for Students

More than 150 offered next spring… Read More »

December 07, 2012Credit and Community Education Classes Offered Next Spring in Lompoc Valley

Description for RSS item… Read More »

December 07, 2012Hancock Offers Spring Classes in the Santa Ynez Valley

Registration is under way.… Read More »

December 06, 2012One Toy = Free Pass to Basketball Tournament

Lady Bulldogs Basketball Teams up with Toys for Tots… Read More »

December 05, 2012AHC Offering Hundreds of Spring Classes in Santa Maria

Many begin the week of Jan. 22, 2013.… Read More »

December 03, 2012START Assessment Sessions Offered for New & Returning Students

Quick Link "Testing Center" for full details.… Read More »

December 03, 2012AHC SACNAS Chapter Receives National Award for Community Service

ddd… Read More »

November 29, 2012Book Sale at Hancock Bookstore to Benefit Children's Center Lab

More than 250 titles available!… Read More »

November 29, 2012Spring Schedule at a Glance Available in Five Cities Area

Credit class registration is under way.… Read More »

November 29, 2012Spring 2013 Spectrum Available Dec. 1

Registration begins Dec. 2… Read More »

November 20, 2012Registration Begins Nov. 27 for Spring 2013 Credit Classes

View class schedule online now.… Read More »

November 15, 2012Hancock Artist's Works Featured in Reader's Digest Publication

Marti Fast is featured artist… Read More »

November 15, 2012Mother/Daughter Pair Performing Tap Dance Nov. 15

They will perform at a student dance workshop.… Read More »

November 15, 2012AHC Concert Band Presents Free Holiday Concert

Nov. 30, 7:30 p.m.… Read More »

November 08, 2012Cameron Artis-Payne to Play Football for Auburn University Tigers

The Alabama university is part of the Southeastern Conference.… Read More »

November 08, 2012Spring 2013 Classes Focus on Young Children With Special Needs

Classes benefit children and their families and caretakers.… Read More »

November 08, 2012Spring 2013 Schedule Online

click "Class Search" link on the home page… Read More »

November 07, 2012Local Manufacturers Partner with Hancock to Offer More Machining Classes

It's a win-win scenario for industry and education!… Read More »

October 30, 2012Online Catalog Under Construction!

We are building a new catalog. … Read More »

October 25, 2012Cameron Artis-Payne Set to Break School Records in Saturday's Game Against Ventura College

He's already broken the school rushing record.… Read More »

October 24, 2012University Bound? Get the Answers at Transfer Day

Nov. 6, 2012, Santa Maria campus… Read More »

October 19, 2012New Exhibit Opens October 22 at Foxworthy Gallery

The show continues through Nov. 30.… Read More »

October 19, 2012AHC Alumni Teach the Next Generation of Industrial Technology Students

13 of the 18 attended Hancock… Read More »

October 17, 2012California Dream Act "Steps to College" Conference Being Held at Allan Hancock College

Oct. 27, 2012… Read More »

October 17, 2012Allan Hancock College Concert Band to Perform Nov. 3

7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church… Read More »

October 11, 2012Football Player Cameron Artis-Payne is Three-Time Conference Player of the Week

He leads the state in touchdowns.… Read More »

October 11, 2012Learn About Greenhouse Gas Reporting in Workshop Offered at the Lompoc Valley Center

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012… Read More »

October 11, 2012New Grant Funds New Equipment for Industrial Technology Students

$300,000 will fund purchase of cutting-edge equipment.… Read More »

October 08, 2012AHC Choral Director Ann Lucas to Perform with San Luis Chamber Orchestra

Oct. 27 & 28… Read More »

October 08, 2012Career Exploration Day Focuses on Top Jobs

Annual event will be held Oct. 19.… Read More »

October 01, 2012AHC Bookstore Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Proceeds benefit Student Health Services… Read More »

September 28, 2012AHC Scholarship Applications Available!

Deadline to apply is Nov. 13.… Read More »

September 27, 2012Bulldog Football Ranked Sixth

Cameron Artis-Payne is Conference Player of the Week.… Read More »

September 24, 2012Enjoy Foods of Mexico in Hancock Cooking Class

Learn about regional variations of your favorites!… Read More »

September 24, 2012Free Faculty Lecture Series Explores Disasters

Four-part series begins Oct. 12.… Read More »

September 21, 2012College Drive Construction Starts Sept. 24

Use caution or use alternate route!… Read More »

September 20, 2012Study Abroad Next Spring or Summer; Details Provided at Oct. 4 Meeting

Study in Rome or Paris next year!… Read More »

September 14, 2012AHC Concert Band to Perform Sept. 29

This will be the first performance of the season.… Read More »

September 14, 2012AHC Scholarship Applications Now Available

Apply now!… Read More »

September 13, 2012AHC Launches New, Expanded Website

Site features a clean, modern design… Read More »

September 11, 2012Diesel Emissions Regulation Classes for Business & Industry Offered at Lompoc Valley Center

Classes are taught by the CA Air Resources Board.… Read More »

September 10, 2012Fall Classes Still Available - Register Now!

Nearly three dozen classes are available.… Read More »

September 07, 2012Allan Hancock College Concert Band to Perform September 29

The concert is open to the public.… Read More »

September 06, 2012Food Program Avaiilable at AHC Children's Center

USDA program open to enrolled children… Read More »

August 31, 2012Hancock Offers Youth Dance Classes

Register NOW by fax or in person!… Read More »

August 30, 2012Bulldog Football Broadcasts Live Video of Games on Hancock Website

For the first time, AHC Bulldog Football games will be streamed live to fans on the athletics website. … Read More »

August 27, 2012Earlier Start Time Announced for Hancock Football Home Games

Games will begin at 4 p.m. instead of 6.… Read More »

August 24, 2012"Shade and Shadow" Exhibit Opens August 27 in Foxworthy Gallery

Artists reception: 8/27, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.… Read More »

August 22, 2012"TAG" - Your'e In! Complete a TAG to Ensure Transfer to UC

Seven UC campuses participate in TAG - check it out!… Read More »

August 20, 2012New Student Leaders Share a Vision Formed in Lompoc

Camerron Barlow and Steven Auclair are ready to lead!… Read More »

August 20, 2012AHC Seeks Community Members for Measure I Oversight Committee

There are three vacancies on the committee.… Read More »

August 20, 2012Student Helpdesk Now Available

Five days a week!… Read More »

August 17, 2012Welcome to the New AHC Website!!

New look and technology to enhance your AHC experience! … Read More »

August 15, 2012Hancock Students 'Learn by Doing' in Cal Poly Research Labs

For four years, Hancock students have worked as summer research interns.… Read More »

August 02, 2012New Viticulture Instructors Bring Expertise to Hancock Students

Keith Patterson & Craig Macmillan join faculty this fall… Read More »

August 08, 2012Fall Online Registration Continues Through August 24

More than 400 classes are still available.… Read More »

July 16, 2012Hancock Students Receive "Bright Minds" Scholarships

Three AHC students chosen out of 8,000 applicants… Read More »

July 19, 2012Groundbreaking Held for New Industrial Tech Complex

College broke ground July 17 on new building site… Read More »

July 17, 2012Financial Aid Available to Cover Enrollment Fee Increase

Students strongly encouraged to fill out FAFSA… Read More »

July 03, 2012AHC Offers Roots of Pop, Rock, & Jazz Class in Lompoc

You might never listen to music in the same way again!… Read More »

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Upcoming Events


March 4, 2014
Library Spring Basket Fundraiser

The annual AHC Friends of the Library spring basket silent auction fundraiser is now under way! Donated baskets are due by 3 p.m. March 14. Bidding begins April 1 and continues until noon on April 15. Winning bidders can pick up their baskets through April 18.

April 15, 2014
Baseball - AHC Spring Classic

AHC Spring Classic gets under way April 15 (with play time TBA). Bulldogs play Merced @ 2:30 p.m. April 16.

April 16, 2014
Student Workshop - Connect to Success: Cal Poly Resources

What happens AFTER you transfer to Cal Poly? Students will learn about three specific programs: Educational Opportunity Services, Student Support Services and the Mustang Success Center. Free workshop is open to all AHC students. Location is G 103.

April 16, 2014
Night of Discovery: STEM Open House

Allan Hancock College Presents, "Night of Discovery: STEM Open House". This event is FREE and open to local high school students and their parents. Learn about: *AHC's Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) programs *Transitioning from High School to College *The Transfer Success Process *Transfer Guarantees *Financial Aid To RSVP, contact the STEM Center: (805)922-6966 Ext. 3557 Space is limited, RSVP no later than April 9, 2014.

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