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Hancock Hello!

Welcome to Allan Hancock College! 

Start Smart by attending a Hancock Hello! event.

Parent(s)/guardian(s) are welcome! / ¡Padre(s)/guardian(es) bienvenidos! 

Prepare to succeed by attending our orientation day! Free dinner will be provided.

Activities include:

  • Workshops for students and parent(s)/guardian(s) - Talleres ofrecidos en español* 
  • Campus Tours - Recorridos del Colegio en español* 
  • Student Services, Clubs, and Academic Department tabling 

*Pre-registration highly recommended for all workshops and campus tours. 

In order to attend in person, you must not have had any COVID-19 symptoms or must not have been exposed to anyone who may have had COVID-19 within the past two weeks.  A limited number of pre-recorded Zoom workshops from the June 2020 Hancock Hello event are available at the bottom of this webpage if anyone in your household or you feel sick.

Click here to learn more about our Learning Assistance Program and how to request accommodations for your courses 

E-mail jtownsend@hancockcollege.edu to request an ASL interpreter for either the Lompoc Valley Center Hancock Hello or Santa Maria Hancock Hello events. 

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Lompoc Valley Center 

When: Tuesday, August 2, 2022, 4-7 p.m. Check in begins at 3:30 p.m. 

Where: One Hancock Dr., Lompoc, CA 93436  

Parking: Parking is FREE!  Parking lot F is closest to the event. See the Lompoc Valley Center Map 

Lompoc Valley Center: 1-Hour Workshop Options: 

Session #1 Workshops: 4-5 p.m. 

Option 1 - Financial Aid: Show me the money - Raul Aldama 

Option 2 - Hancock Promise Step 3: New Student Orientation - Victor Rodriguez 

Option 3 - Public Safety Training Complex Law Enforcement Academy - Neal LeMaire 

 

Session #2 Workshops:  5-6 p.m. 

Option 1 - Financial Aid: Show me the money - Raul Aldama 

Option 2 - Hancock Promise Step 3: New Student Orientation - Fabian Mendoza

 

Session #3 Workshops:  6-7 p.m. 

Option 1 – Finding Your Path - Adelina Pozos and Christine Espinoza 

Option 2 - Hancock Promise Step 3: New Student Orientation - Victor Rodriguez 

 

Lompoc Valley Center: 30-Minute Workshop Options: 

Session #1 Workshops:  4-4:30 p.m. 

Option 1 – Skills USA - Tom Lamica 

Option 2 - Learning Assistance Program and Student Health Services - Dr. Crosby 

 Option 3 - College Achievement Now (CAN)/TRIO for Perspective and Admitted CAN Students - Stephanie Alvarado 

 

Session #2 Workshops:  4:30-5 p.m.  

Option 1 - Career Center Orientation - Alyssa Stovall 

Option 2 - Navigating General (Academic) Counseling: Informational Workshop - Gemma Garcia  

Option 3 - Business & Finance Area of Interest Presentation - Bob Bryant

 

Session #3 Workshops:  5-5:30 p.m.  

Option 1 - College Corps - Frankie Maldonado and Blanca Lopez

Option 2 - AIM to Dream Center; Support for undocumented students/ El Centro AIM to Dream; Apoyo para nuestros estudiantes inducumentados - Gemma Garcia 

Option 3 -  Business & Finance Area of Interest Presentation - Bob Bryant

 

Session #4 Workshops:    5:30-6 p.m. 

Option 1 - Cooperative Work Experience - Hanali Tapia 

 

Session #5 Workshops:    6 -6:30 p.m. 

Option 1 – Parents: Support your students - Mayra Morales  

Option 2 – Jobspeaker - Alma Miranda  

Option 3 - Community Education Programs (Bilingual) - Marina Washburn and Lucerito Salgado Olivera 

 

Session #6 Workshops:   6:30 -7 p.m. 

Option 1 - Hancock Library - Susie Kopecky 

Option 2 - Padres: Apoyen a su estudiantes - Mayra Morales  

 

Tour Options / Opciones de Tour

4:30pm - 5pm (English)

5pm - 5:30pm (English)

5:30pm - 6pm (English)

6pm - 6:30pm (English)

6:30pm - 7pm (English)

*6pm - 6:30pm (Español)

Register for the Lompoc Valley Center Hancock Hello Event 

 

Santa Maria Campus 

When: Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 4-7 p.m. Check in begins at 3:30 p.m. 

Where: Mechanics Bank Student Center (Bldg. G). 800 S College Dr, Santa Maria, CA 93454

Parking: Parking is FREE!  Parking lots #4 and #3 are closest to the event. See the Santa Maria Campus Map   

Santa Maria Campus: 1-Hour Workshop Options: 

Session #1 Workshops:  4-5 p.m. 

Option 1 - Financial Aid: Show me the money - Raul Aldama 

Option 2 - EOPS orientation for new, accepted EOPS students - Stacy Krelle 

Option 3 - Hancock Promise Step 3: New Student Orientation - Victor Rodriguez  

 

Session #2 Workshops:  5-6 p.m. 

Option 1 - Financial Aid: Show me the money- Raul Aldama 

Option 2 - Hancock Promise Step 3: New Student Orientation - Victor Rodriguez 

Option 3 - College Achievement Now (CAN) / TRIO for New and Accepted CAN students - Stephanie Alvarado 

Option 4 – Start here go anywhere - University Transfer Center 

 

Session #3 Workshops:  6-7 p.m. 

Option 1 - Finding Your Path - Adelina Pozos and Christine Espinoza 

Option 2 - Hancock Promise Step 3: New Student Orientation – Fabian Mendoza 

 

Santa Maria Campus: 30-Minute Workshop Options: 

Session #1 Workshops:  4-4:30 p.m. 

Option 1 – Skills USA - Tom Lamica 

Option 2 – Financial Wellness Education and Opportunities - Maria Grando 

Option 3 - Learning Assistance Program and Student Health Services - Dr. Crosby  

Option 4 - College Achievement Now- (CAN)/TRIO for Perspective CAN Students - Stephanie Alvarado 

 

Session #2 Workshops:  4:30.-5 p.m.  

Option 1 – Career Center Orientation - Alyssa Stovall 

Option 2 -  Business & Finance Area of Interest Presentation - Bob Bryant

        

Session #3 Workshops:  5-5:30 p.m.  

Option 1 - College Corps - Frankie Maldonado and Blanca Lopez

Option 2 - College Tips and Helpful Hints - Jenny Schroeder 

Option 3 -  Business & Finance Area of Interest Presentation - Bob Bryant

  

Session #4 Workshops:    5:30-6 p.m. 

Option 1 - Cooperative Work Experience - Hanali Tapia-Palacios 

Option 2 - Creative Arts Area of Interest Presentation - Sydney Sorenson

 

Session #5 Workshops:    6 -6:30 p.m. 

Option 1 –Parents: Support your students - Mayra Morales  

Option 2 – Jobspeaker - Alma Miranda 

Option 3 - Navigating General (Academic) Counseling: Informational Workshop - Gemma Garcia 

Option 4 - Community Education Programs (Bilingual) - Marina Washburn and Lucerito Salgado Olivera 

 

Session #6 Workshops:   6:30 -7 p.m. 

Option 1 – Padres: Apoyen a su estudiantes - Mayra Morales 

Option 2 – College Tips and Helpful Hints – Jenny Schroeder 

Option 3 - AIM to Dream Center; Support for undocumented students/ El Centro AIM to Dream; Apoyo para nuestros estudiantes inducumentados - Gemma Garcia 

 

Tour Options / Opciones de Tour

4:15pm - 4:45pm (English)

4:30pm - 5pm (English)

4:45pm - 5:15pm (English)

5pm - 5:30pm (English)

5:15pm - 5:45pm (English)

5:30pm - 6pm (English)

5:45pm - 6:15pm (English)

6pm - 6:30pm (English)

6:15pm - 6:45pm (English)

*5:30pm - 6pm (Español)

*6:30pm - 7pm (Español)

Register for the Santa Maria Campus Hancock Hello Event 

 

TAKE OUR POST-EVENT SURVEY - this is your dinner ticket!

 

Click here to access the archived Zoom workshops from the June 2020 Hancock Hello event 

Questions? E-mail: events@hancockcollege.edu or call 805 922-6966 ext. 3229