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ADMISSIONS

High School Student

  • I am a current high school student wanting to take college classes at HutchCC, while in high school.

Enrollment Checklist

  • 1. Apply for admissions

    Once you complete the application you will receive an acceptance letter after you hit the submit button. An acceptance letter will also be emailed to you at the personal email address you provided on your HutchCC application.

    Apply
  • 2. Enter DragonZone

    You have received an email from HutchCC with your username and password to login. Enter DragonZone and complete additional data elements.

    DragonZone
  • 3. Complete placement testing if needed

    Only needed for Math & English. If taking Math or English classes test for course placement.

    Testing & Assessment
  • 4. Work with your high school counselor for enrollment.

  • 5. High school permission form

    High school Permission Form
  • 6. Set up payments

    Billing & Payment
Why HutchCC? Request Info Visit/Campus Tour Apply & Enroll

Contact Details

Admissions
admissions@hutchcc.edu
620-665-3535
1-888-GO-HUTCH ext. 3535
FAX: 620-728-8199
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High School Counselors

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do my students apply for admissions? HutchCC has an application for admissions so a student will be provisionally admitted at the end of the online process. The last page of the process is a congratulations statement to the student with detailed information of what is still required for them to do. For a more detailed description of provisional admissions and admissions categories go to the apply/enroll page.
  • My high school student is currently taking classes with HutchCC, do they have to re-apply to HutchCC after high school graduation? No, Students only have to be admitted once to HutchCC. If a student wants to change their admission status to HutchCC (ex. taking classes in high school and want to attend next fall as a regular student) they will do so by updating their student profile in DragonZone. Log into to DragonZone
  • Is there a check list for the admission status my student is seeking? Yes, there is a checklist for the different student types on the apply/enroll page.
  • How do I set up a campus visit for my student?  To set up a campus visit go to http://www.hutchcc.edu/visit-tour.
  • How does my student apply for scholarships to HutchCC? Visit the scholarship page.

 To help your students we have provided you the following information. If you have other questions that have not been answered on this page please contact me at strobelc@hutchcc.edu or by phone at 1-888-GO-HUTCH ext 3537. Thank you for everything you do for us here at HCC!

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Step Ahead

With the rising costs of higher education, affordability is always a concern for parents and students. Hutchinson Community College Step Ahead program can help you get a head start on a quality education at one of the premier colleges in Kansas.

Take some classes from HutchCC while you're attending a Kansas high school. After you graduate, enroll and attend full-time at HutchCC for your freshman year and we will reimburse you the cost you have spent on tuition. It's as easy as that!

Step Ahead

With the rising costs of higher education, affordability is always a concern for parents and students. Hutchinson Community College Step Ahead program can help you get a head start on a quality education at one of the premier colleges in Kansas. Take some classes from HutchCC while you're attending a Kansas high school. After you graduate, enroll and attend full-time at HutchCC for your freshman year and we will reimburse you the cost you have spent on tuition. It's as easy as that!

Student Requirements

  • College credit must be a letter grade and students must have earned a grade of C or higher or a P in a pass/fail class.
  • Day or evening, on-campus, off-campus, Online, ITV or internet classes taken during the fall, spring, or summer semesters prior to high school graduation are eligible for reimbursement.
  • The tuition reimbursement is granted to students who enroll and attend full-time in the fall or spring semesters following high school graduation.
  • HutchCC must be the only institution attended after high school graduation.
  • Graduated High School Seniors, attending only HutchCC summer classes, are not eligible for the program.
  • Be a Kansas resident
  • Reimbursement will cover only the tuition paid for by the student.

For more information contact Admissions at 1-888-GO-HUTCH ext. 3535

I chose HutchCC because it's affordable and close to home. By getting involved in different clubs and activities, I was able to make lifelong connections and gain an even greater college experience than I ever could have imagined.

Concurrent Enrollment Process(CEP)

Concurrent enrollment partnership student means a person who enrolled in classes at a high school at which approved high school teachers teach college credit classes during the normal school day. He/she is also in either of grades 10,11 or 12 or who is gifted and is acceptable or has been accepted for enrollment at an eligible postsecondary educational institution.

Concurrently enrolled students must meet institutional enrollment requirements, follow institutional procedures regarding assessment/placement, and satisfy course prerequisites.  The CEP policy offers more information about student eligibility.

Concurrent Enrollment Policy CEP Brochure

Student Step By Step Process

  • 1. Select a Class

    If you are interested in taking courses offered for college credit while in high school, please see your High School Counselor. To access offerings on the HutchCC campus, please go to the course schedule by following the link below.

    Search for a Course
  • 2. Apply for Admission

    The admissions application is an easy online step to getting your foot into the door at HutchCC. If you prefer, you can also request a paper application or come by admissions and we will help you fill it out.

    Get Admissions Help
  • 3. Placement Testing

    To enroll in college credit courses, high school students must have qualifying ACT or HutchCC assessment scores. For the next steps, contact your High School Counselor or the HutchCC admissions office.

    Course Placement Scores
  • 4. Enroll

    Please contact an HutchCC Enrollment Center or your High School Counselor to enroll in your selected courses.

    Apply & Enroll

High School Students
Excel in CTE

Kansas Career & Technical Education Act for High School Students

Hutchinson Community College is providing an opportunity for qualified* high school students to participate in college credit classes without paying tuition!

Learn More About CTE CTE/SB155 Courses CTE/SB155 FAQ
Contact Information
Admissions
admissions@hutchcc.edu
620-665-3535
1-888-GO-HUTCH ext. 3535
FAX: 620-728-8199
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