Tampa, FL
Hillsborough Community College


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Recent Reviews

Rudolf
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is alright overall. The students are here to learn and not party. We mean serious business at this school. That means that...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is alright overall. The students are here to learn and not party. We mean serious business at this school. That means that education is highly valued and the class size is actually very small. The teachers do everything they can to help you succeed.

Sydni
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The professors of Hillsborough Community College are overall excellent. These professors are people I can build relationships...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The professors of Hillsborough Community College are overall excellent. These professors are people I can build relationships with and help me with my academic success and career goals. I enjoys the individual clubs on each campus giving them their own unique charm. There are fairly well workers of student services, however, it is best to keep track of your progress to graduation on your own and be able to make sure that you receive second opinions from other advisers and staff. Overall, Hillsborough Community College is not the best but this school will help you get from this initial location to a university.

Emily
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Great people that's willing to give a helping hand.

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Great people that's willing to give a helping hand.

Wenzor
What is your overall opinion of this school?

This is a school with little to no extras besides going there for school. The food is ok, but not much variety. The school is...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This is a school with little to no extras besides going there for school. The food is ok, but not much variety. The school isn’t met to be a place, of comfort like a typical college, but a school to go and get your aa degree. I think of this school as an easy way to get an associates.

Kashmere
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It’s a good college overall and I think that a lot of people should go to the college if they are new to the college world.Hi...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It’s a good college overall and I think that a lot of people should go to the college if they are new to the college world.Hillsborough Community College could be a great community college if certain areas were improved. love how the classes are small and you can talk to your professor one on one when you need the help.

Jamillah
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I strongly recommend to all those who live in Tampa, Hillsborough county and surrounding areas to take the opportunity to go ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I strongly recommend to all those who live in Tampa, Hillsborough county and surrounding areas to take the opportunity to go to HCC not only to save money, whether just for one year or two before transferring or to get a A.S degree and jump into your career path but also to experience college life. I took two years off after graduating high school and HCC helped ease the transition. It gives you a glimpse of the culture, workload and activities which I feel helps people determine how much if any amount of schooling is right for them. HCC is not the fanciest but we have a welcoming culture for the most part and that’s what matters the most. Acceptance to learn freely.

Lauren
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Hillsborough Community College could be a great community college if certain areas were improved. Signing up and paying for c...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Hillsborough Community College could be a great community college if certain areas were improved. Signing up and paying for classes should be easy, as its the primary focus for a school, however, HCC makes it hard. Students are capable of signing up for classes online via HawkNet and on campus, but the website often encounters many errors and the line on campus can become extremely long, and might require students to make an appointment with an advisor beforehand. Additionally, many students pay for classes through scholarships, which checks can be dropped off on campus or mailed in. Personally, I have paid for all of my classes so far through scholarships but HCC makes it so hard. The process is lengthy as they go through a third party. Long story short, my scholarship check is dropped off at HCC to be sent to the third party to only come back to me. Since this process takes so long, often I am kicked from the classes I enrolled in and have to start all over during registration. Because of this, signing up for classes becomes much harder. Hillsborough Community college does have its positives. The class sizes are small, roughly 25 students and the professors are always willing to help. There are large parking lots, but the walk to class is never too long. Additionally, there are many campuses in the Hillsborough county area, so students have a choice of which campus to attend. The Dale Mabry campus is located to Raymond James Stadium, home to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers which makes me feel closer to the Tampa sports culture. The Ybor campus is located in Cigar City and is home to many concerts and rich with art. The Brandon campus is the furthest out, but is large and gives off more of a University feel. Overall, HCC is the campus for anyone who feels stuck in between transitions. For many, this is a place for high school graduates who didn't feel ready for university. Or for mothers and fathers who want to go back to school to better themselves and their families. Really, HCC is for anyone who is willing to learn and is ready to do so. With few improvements, the community college could outshine the surrounding schools.

Jada
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I actually enjoyed going to HCC. I love how the classes are small and you can talk to your professor one on one when you need...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I actually enjoyed going to HCC. I love how the classes are small and you can talk to your professor one on one when you need to. I like how they would sometimes have free events such as giving out food. I like how free you are. There were plenty times where we were able to leave class early because the teacher didn't have anything else to teach. I mean, who doesn't like to leave class early? If I could redo some things while attending HCC I would.

David
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It’s a good start before going to a university

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It’s a good start before going to a university

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