News and Announcements

October 14, 2016Complete a Class in Eight Weeks or Less! Short-Term Classes Offered This Fall at Hancock

Get started on a new career, register for classes today!… Read More »

October 07, 2016Allan Hancock College Will be Open on Columbus Day

All college locations will be open Monday, Oct. 10… Read More »

October 07, 2016University Bound? Get the Answers Nov. 1, During Transfer Day and College Night at Allan Hancock College

Representatives from nearly 40 colleges and universities will be on campus… Read More »

October 04, 2016Allan Hancock College Singers Announce Fall Concert, Will Perform With San Luis Obispo Chamber Orchestra Nov. 6

Performance includes Haydn's "Mass in a Time of War"… Read More »

October 04, 2016"Frightmare Forest," a Haunted Maze and Fundraiser for Hancock Basketball Teams, Returns and Opens Friday, Oct. 14

Be amongst the first to finish the Three-Acre Haunted Forest Maze… Read More »

September 30, 2016Short-Term Classes Start in October at Lompoc Valley, Vandenberg AFB Centers

Classes begin the week of Oct. 17… Read More »

September 30, 2016Thousands of Area High School Students Attend Hancock's Career Exploration Day

More than 100 businesses were on campus at 12th annual event… Read More »

September 30, 2016Hancock Ranked One of the Nation's Most Affordable Colleges puts Hancock 12th on their list… Read More »

September 29, 2016Accreditation Team Lauds Allan Hancock College's Board of Trustees, Public Safety Training Complex and Bond Management

The 13-member team spent four days visiting Hancock this week… Read More »

September 29, 2016Hancock's Terri Lee Coleman Receives State Assembly's Community Impact Award

Coleman has been an active volunteer in the Santa Maria Valley for more than 25 years… Read More »

September 23, 2016Launch Your Career at Hancock's Career Exploration Day, Sept. 30; More Than 100 Businesses Already Registered

Learn more about potential career fields, take tours, talk to employers and much more!… Read More »

September 23, 2016Faculty Lecture Series Focuses on Photography

Lectures held on Fridays in the Forum… Read More »

September 22, 2016Fast Track Your Future! Short-Term Classes Start Oct. 17 at Hancock

Complete a class in eight weeks or less!… Read More »

September 21, 2016Digital Camera Class Offered in Solvang

Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning Oct. 18… Read More »

September 19, 2016Hancock Football Hosts Youth Sports Day Saturday Against Santa Ana

Kids -- wear your team jersey, get into the game for free!… Read More »

September 16, 2016Hancock Dispatcher Honored at Law Enforcement Appreciation Night

Araceli Castillo among eight local law enforcement members recognized at annual event… Read More »

September 16, 2016Hancock Selected to Present at California STEM Symposium in Anaheim

College representatives to discuss the participation of women, girls and underrepresented groups in STEM fields at convention… Read More »

September 15, 2016Get Free Cash for College! Attend Free Workshop to Complete Application Process

Twenty-two workshops available across the Central Coast… Read More »

September 15, 2016Hancock Vice President Nohemy Ornelas to Receive Cal Poly's Prestigious Honored Alumni Award

Ornelas is only one of seven Cal Poly alumni selected for this year's award… Read More »

September 14, 2016Allan Hancock College Concert Band to Perform Fall Pops Concert

Concert to feature an eclectic mix of musical selections… Read More »

September 14, 2016Employers: Meet 2,000 Potential Future Employees at Hancock's 12th Annual Career Exploration Day

Outdoor event takes place on Friday, Sept. 30, in the Commons… Read More »

September 13, 2016Hancock Employees and Students Bring Winged Cow to SLO County

"Moonarch Dude" part of CowParade display… Read More »

September 07, 2016Assembly Member Katcho Achadjian Helps Hancock First Responder Students Commemorate 9/11

Students from the four public safety academies participated in a ceremonial drill and procession… Read More »

September 01, 2016Hancock Agribusiness Students to Benefit From CoastHills and Presqu'ile Winery; Rancho Vino Fundraiser Set for Sept. 10

Event will be held from 6-8 p.m. at Presqu'ile Winery… Read More »

August 31, 2016Community Answers the Call Again During the 15th Annual Joe White Memorial Dinner and Auction

More than 100 items auctioned at fundraiser… Read More »

August 26, 2016Bulldog Bow-WOW Kicks Off Fall Semester

Learn about essential student services, meet faculty and staff, enjoy free music and much more!… Read More »

August 26, 2016Artwork Created by Hancock Professor Featured in New Exhibit in College's Ann Foxworthy Gallery

"In Context: Transdisciplinary Works and Other Musings" on display Sept. 1-Oct. 7… Read More »

August 24, 2016Olympic Boxer Carlos Balderas to be Recognized Saturday During the Annual Joe White Memorial Dinner and Auction

Tickets still available for fundraising event… Read More »

August 18, 2016Allan Hancock College Welcomes 21 New Full-Time Faculty

AHC full-time faculty size increased by nearly 20 percent… Read More »

August 16, 2016Less Than One Week Remains to Register for Fall Classes at Hancock

Classes begin Aug. 22… Read More »

August 10, 2016Award-winning Artist to Speak at Hancock Aug. 31 About Connecting Science With the Arts

"Impact" event starts at 6:30 p.m. in the C-40 Forum… Read More »

August 10, 2016Hancock Hello Event Welcomes New Students to Campus Aug. 16

Take a tour of campus, learn about campus clubs, receive your student ID and much more!… Read More »

August 05, 2016Wide Variety of Classes Offered in Santa Maria

Hundreds of classes to choose from… Read More »

August 03, 2016Plenty of Options For Students at Hancock's Lompoc Valley Center This Fall, Classes Begin August 22

Complete a degree or certificate without leaving Lompoc!… Read More »

August 01, 2016Auditions for "Dimensions in Dance" Set for August 13

Annual fall production will be presented Oct. 6-9… Read More »

July 28, 2016Hancock Dedicates Orfalea Children's Center Lab School

New sign unveiled at ceremony… Read More »

July 26, 2016Registration Continues at Hancock for Fall Classes in the Lompoc Valley

Online and evening classes available!… Read More »

July 25, 2016Register Now for Fall Community Education Classes

Floral design, needle arts and museum trips offered this fall… Read More »

July 21, 2016Tickets Available for 15th Annual Joe White Memorial Dinner and Auction, Aug. 27

Event benefits Hancock athletics department… Read More »

July 21, 2016Registration Continues for Fall Classes at Hancock

Fall classes start the week of Aug. 22… Read More »

July 20, 2016Hancock Employee to Sing National Anthem at Blake Shelton Concert

Holly Costello to perform in front of 15,000 concert goers… Read More »

July 20, 2016Record Donation From Santa Maria Model A Club Fuels Student Scholarships at Hancock

The 14th Annual All Ford Car Show will be held on September 10, 2016… Read More »

July 14, 2016Hancock's Medical Assisting Programs Help Meet Industry Standard

Register now for fall classes… Read More »

July 13, 2016Hancock Expands Program Allowing Students to Take College Credit Classes While Still in High School

Concurrent Enrollment offered at eight area high schools… Read More »

July 13, 2016Community Education Fall Classes Now Available

New classes added!… Read More »

July 11, 2016College is Possible at Hancock, Applying for Financial Aid is Free

Say yes to college today!… Read More »

July 08, 2016Hancock Wins Three Medals at Orange County Wine Competition

Captain's Reserve comes up strong among 2,500 wines judged… Read More »

July 07, 2016Registration Continues for Fall Classes at Hancock

Fall classes begin the week of Aug. 22… Read More »

July 05, 2016Wide Selection of Online Courses Provide Convenience to Hancock Students

Classes offered include economics, film, global studies and history… Read More »

June 10, 2016Twenty-One Recruits Graduate from Hancock's Law Enforcement Training Academy, Including 17 Hired by Area Agencies

Hundreds gathered to watch Class #110 graduate at the Public Safety Training Complex… Read More »

May 31, 2016Hancock Students Receive Grant To Increase Educational Opportunities For Lompoc Valley Residents

Students plan to use the funds to bring a vibrant student life to the LVC… Read More »

May 27, 2016Hancock College Celebrates Student Accomplishments At 95th Graduation

Congrats to the class of 2016!… Read More »

May 27, 2016Allan Hancock College Foundation Awards Record $546,000 In Scholarships To 375 Students

Nearly 1,000 students, family, friends, donors, faculty, staff, and community members attended the 47th annual event… Read More »

May 26, 2016Nearly 900 Students To Earn Degrees From Hancock, Including Many Who Overcame Obstacles To Succeed

Graduates to receive 1,305 degrees in 84 different majors… Read More »

May 26, 2016Hancock Launches "AIM" Fund To Assist Students Transitioning From Noncredit To Credit Classes

Funds will help students pay for tuition, books and other academic fees… Read More »

May 25, 2016Allan Hancock College Offers Something For Everyone This Summer

Hundreds of classes to choose from… Read More »

May 23, 2016Hancock Expands Early Childhood Studies Course Offerings During Summer And Fall

Classes offered in Santa Maria, Lompoc Valley Center and online… Read More »

May 20, 2016Hancock Fire Academy Graduates 29 Recruits

Ceremony held at the Public Safety Training Complex… Read More »

May 18, 2016Righetti, San Luis Obispo and Nipomo High Schools Earn Top Prizes At Allan Hancock College's High School Welding Contest

Nearly 100 local students participated in the 19th annual event… Read More »

May 18, 2016Hancock Offers Fall Class That Focuses On Working With Young Children With Special Needs

Class begins Aug. 22… Read More »

May 13, 2016Register For Summer Community Education Classes!

Classes begin June 13… Read More »

May 13, 2016Hancock Honors 15 Retiring Employees, Names Human Resources Department Of The Year

Retirees recognized for their combined 358 years of service… Read More »

May 13, 2016Allan Hancock College Foundation To Award Record-Breaking $546,000 In Scholarships To 375 Students At Banquet May 26

Scholarship awards range from $500 to $10,000… Read More »

May 10, 2016Hancock Culinary Arts Program Receives Generous Student Donation

Funds given by lab assistant will help pay for equipment and supplies… Read More »

May 09, 2016Fifteen And Counting: Hancock Students Achieve State's Highest Transfer Acceptance Rate To Cal Poly For 15th Straight Year

Forty-eight percent of Hancock students who applied to Cal Poly for fall 2016 were accepted… Read More »

May 04, 2016Mark Your Calendars! Hancock's Friday Night Science And Pottery Sale Events Happening This Friday

Both events held on the Santa Maria campus… Read More »

May 03, 2016Hancock To Host Wine Tasting And Sale Event Saturday, May 7

Nine varietals available for purchase… Read More »

May 02, 2016Community Education To Honor Students In Special Ceremony

More than 170 noncredit students to be recognized… Read More »

April 28, 2016Hancock College Concert Band Presents Spring Pops Concert

Tickets on sale now… Read More »

April 27, 2016Registration Under Way For Hancock Summer And Fall Classes In The Lompoc Valley

Financial aid is available… Read More »

April 27, 2016Hancock Choir To Perform World Premieres Of Four Works Written By Central Coast Composers During Spring Concerts

Singers to perform May 12 and May 14… Read More »

April 26, 2016Hancock Honors Transfer Students At College Signing Day

Nearly 100 students attended the inaugural event… Read More »

April 26, 2016Five Hancock Students Bring Home Awards From The White House

Students volunteered hundreds of hours to local organizations and schools… Read More »

April 22, 2016Friday Night Science Will Deliver An Explosive Night Of Out-Of-This-World Fun

Don't miss out on the action at this fun, free event!… Read More »

April 22, 2016Hancock's Certified Nursing Assistant Program Receives $55,000 Grant For Scholarships, Instruction And Equipment

Grant will help students during the 2016-17 school year… Read More »

April 21, 2016Hancock to Host Inaugural College Signing Day Event Tuesday, April 26, To Celebrate Transfer Students

Transfer students -- be sure to wear your four-year university gear!… Read More »

April 19, 2016Online Classes Offer Students Flexibility And Convenience

Complete a course at your own pace… Read More »

April 15, 2016Wide Variety Of Summer Classes Offered In Santa Maria

Hundreds of classes to choose from… Read More »

April 13, 2016Priority Registration For Summer And Fall 2016 Classes Begins April 18

Find the courses you need via Class Search today!… Read More »

April 11, 2016New State Measurement Shows $5,400 Average Wage Gain For Students Who Attend Hancock To Improve Professional Skills

Hundreds of CTE classes offered at Hancock… Read More »

April 08, 2016Hancock Students Win Six Medals at SkillsUSA State Competition

Two students won gold, a team of four received silver, and three students won bronze medals… Read More »

April 07, 2016Allan Hancock College Proudly Presents "Kiacz, Process and Progress: The Mixed Media Works of John Hood"

Exhibit runs April 11 through May 20 in the Ann Foxworthy Gallery… Read More »

April 06, 2016Three Measure I Buildings At Hancock Receive LEED Certification, Two Earn Gold Certification

LEED rating system is the benchmark for the design, construction and operation of green buildings… Read More »

April 06, 2016Financial Aid Helps Allan Hancock College Students

Hancock students received $37 million in financial assistance last year… Read More »

April 05, 2016Hancock Car Club To Host Car Show Saturday, April 23; Students Raising Funds To Pay For Car Restoration

Money raised will allow students to restore a 1967 Ford Ranchero… Read More »

March 24, 2016Boy Scouts Earn Welding Merit Badges With Help From Hancock

Badges earned over the course of three workshops… Read More »

March 17, 2016Hancock Receives National Grant To Add 3D Technology

Allan Hancock College is one of 100 schools awarded grant… Read More »

March 16, 2016Learn How To Set Up And Work Your Own Beehive

Study the behavior of bees, beekeeping and much more!… Read More »

March 16, 2016Hancock Vice President Nohemy Ornelas To Receive Latino Legacy Award

Awards ceremony will be held Sunday, March 20… Read More »

March 11, 2016Spring Short-Term Classes At Allan Hancock College Offer College At The Speed Of Life!

Complete a class in eight weeks or less… Read More »

March 07, 2016Five Added To Allan Hancock College Foundation Board Of Directors

Members hail from Santa Maria, Lompoc and Santa Ynez valleys… Read More »

March 03, 2016Hancock Offers Short-Term Classes At Vandenberg AFB, Courses Are Open To The Public

Evening and weekend classes available… Read More »

February 29, 2016Learn More Features Of Microsoft Word In Noncredit Computer Class

Class begins March 31… Read More »

February 26, 2016Community Education Offers Fitness Class For Active Seniors

Learn aerobic routines and more in this low-impact exercise course… Read More »

February 26, 2016Loan Signing Specialists Needed: We'll Show You How To Be One

Get familiar with the duties and responsibilities of being a loan signing specialist… Read More »

February 26, 2016Become A California Notary Public

Saturday class meets March 12… Read More »

February 25, 2016Two Hancock Students Named To All-California Academic First Team

Students recognized for their grades, leadership, and community service… Read More »

February 25, 2016Digital Camera Classes Offered

Advance your skills in digital editing and image manipulation… Read More »

February 25, 2016Hancock Students Shine At SkillsUSA Competition

Gold, silver and bronze medals awarded… Read More »

February 24, 2016Allan Hancock College Concert Band Presents Annual Spring Pops Concert

Tickets on sale now!… Read More »

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Upcoming Events

October 25, 2016
Flu Shot Clinic -- Faculty and Staff

Walk-in and appointments are now available for faculty and staff for free flu shots on Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 12-4 p.m., in G106A on the Santa Maria campus.

October 25, 2016
Cash for College 2016 Workshop

Get help from financial aid experts with the FAFSA, Dream Act, and Cal Grant forms at the Cash for College workshops. Registration is not required, and workshops are open to any high school senior from any Central Coast high school. Today's workshop will be held at Santa Maria High School, in the Library. For more information, contact Diana Perez with Central Coast Cal-SOAP at ext. 3710 or

October 25, 2016
Men's Soccer

@ L.A. Mission, Western State Conference game.

October 25, 2016
Women's Soccer

@ Cuesta, Western State Conference Game

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