News and Announcements

February 05, 2016Film Series Begins February 26

Four class sessions, pre-registration is required… Read More »



February 04, 2016Hancock Offers Three-Day Course On Pairing Wine And Food, Course Taught By Industry Expert

Learn what wine and food make a great match … Read More »

February 03, 2016Hancock Honors One Of College Library's Biggest Donors

Reading area dedicated to Lola Ardelia Dority… Read More »

February 03, 2016Still Time To Register For Citizenship Class In Lompoc

Class meets Mondays and Wednesdays through May 18… Read More »

February 02, 2016Hancock Offers Bus Trip To Los Angeles Fashion District

Sign up to see the largest selection of textiles and notions in the nation… Read More »

February 01, 2016Floral Design Class Opens Door To Career Opportunities

Learn more about the field of floral artistry… Read More »

January 28, 2016Allan Hancock College Proudly Presents The Annual Fine Arts Student Art Show

Artwork on display Feb. 1-Mar. 9… Read More »

January 28, 2016Bulldog Bow-WOW Kicks Off Spring Semester

Meet faculty and staff, enjoy free music, karaoke and much more!… Read More »

January 26, 2016Allan Hancock College Named One Of Top 150 Community Colleges In The Nation, Eligible for $1 Million Prize

Hancock makes the list for the third time since 2011… Read More »

January 25, 2016Students To Learn From Celebrity Guests For Hancock's "Dance Spectrum" Show, Including Former Choreographer Of Beyonce, Britney Spears and Michael Jackson

"Dance Spectrum" runs Mar. 17-20… Read More »

January 21, 2016Hancock Basketball To Host Carney's Coaches vs. Cancer Event Saturday, Jan. 23 Against Cuesta College

Fifth annual event held at Joe White Memorial Gymnasium… Read More »

January 21, 2016Haas Automation Donates $30,000 To Hancock's Machining And Manufacturing Department

Money will fund scholarships, instructors and send students to competitions… Read More »

January 20, 2016Citizenship Class Offered In Lompoc

Class is taught in English and Spanish… Read More »

January 20, 2016Register Now For GED Classes

Prep courses also available… Read More »

January 20, 2016Saturday Hancock Classes Offered At Vandenberg This Spring

All classes are open to the public… Read More »

January 15, 2016Hancock Professor To Spin Her Luck On "Wheel of Fortune" Mon., Jan. 18

Episode airs at 7:30 p.m. on KSBY-TV… Read More »

January 15, 2016Register Now For Spring Classes! Online Registration Ends January 24

Wide variety of classes still open… Read More »

January 14, 2016Allan Hancock College Offers "START" Sessions For New And Returning Hancock Students

Assessment is free and no appointment is necessary … Read More »

January 13, 2016Casting Call for Dance Spectrum 2016

Beginning through intermediate level dancers welcome… Read More »

January 13, 2016Registration Under Way For Spring Short-Term Classes

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

January 12, 2016Online Classes Are Popular Choice For Students

Film, humanities, music and sociology among courses offered… Read More »

January 11, 2016Launch A Prosperous Career In Environmental Health And Safety At Allan Hancock College This Spring, Classes Begin Jan. 25

Courses take place at the Public Safety Training Complex in Lompoc… Read More »

January 08, 2016Registration Continues For Spring Classes In Santa Maria, Classes Begin The Week Of Jan. 25

More than 800 classes still available… Read More »

January 08, 2016Early Childhood Studies Classes Enhance All Career Options, Classes Offered This Spring At Allan Hancock College

Courses available in Santa Maria and at the Lompoc Valley Center… Read More »

January 07, 2016Registration Under Way For Variety Of Online Classes

Complete a class at your own pace!… Read More »

January 07, 2016Hancock Offers Spring Classes In The Santa Ynez Valley

Classes vary from winemaking to watercolor painting… Read More »

January 07, 2016Spring 2016 Classes Offered In The Lompoc Valley

Classes start the week of January 25… Read More »

January 06, 2016Register Now For Spring Classes! Online Registration Ends January 24

Wide variety of classes still available… Read More »

January 05, 2016Hancock To Host Youth Basketball Nights On Jan. 6 and 9

Kids: wear your youth basketball jersey, get in free!… Read More »

January 04, 2016Apply Online For AHC Foundation Scholarships, Deadline Is Feb. 2

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

December 16, 2015Hancock Selects Rob Cantrell As New Women's Soccer Head Coach

Cantrell brings 26 years of coaching experience … Read More »

December 11, 2015Sixteen Recruits Graduate From Hancock's Law Enforcement Training Academy

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

December 09, 2015Spring Fast Track Classes Offer College At The Speed Of Life!

Fast Track classes meet for eight weeks or less… Read More »

December 08, 2015Financial Aid Helps Allan Hancock College Students

Application process is quick and easy!… Read More »

December 04, 2015Spring Schedule At A Glance Available Along The Central Coast, Register Today!

Nearly 1,000 classes to choose from… Read More »

December 04, 2015Allan Hancock College Receives Early Childhood Education Grant From Orfalea Foundation

Grant will create improvements to classrooms and curriculum … Read More »

December 02, 2015University of California Extends Transfer Application Deadline To Jan. 4

Two out of three transfer students who apply to multiple UC schools get accepted… Read More »

December 02, 2015Online Classes Are A Popular Choice For Students

Work at your own pace with online courses… Read More »

December 02, 2015Hancock Offers Spring Classes In The Santa Ynez Valley

Course details available via Class Search… Read More »

December 02, 2015Allan Hancock College Offering Hundreds of Spring Classes in Santa Maria

Classes begin the week of Jan. 25… Read More »

November 20, 2015'Tis The Season: Hancock Choir To Hold Two Christmas Concerts

Sacred and secular songs showcased … Read More »

November 16, 2015Registration Under Way For Spring 2016 Credit Classes

Spring classes begin the week of Jan. 25, 2016… Read More »

November 06, 2015Community Education Spring 2016 Class Schedule Coming Soon

Classes include beekeeping, fitness, sewing and more!… Read More »

November 04, 2015Apply Now To Spring Class Of Allan Hancock College's Fire Academy

Eighteen-week academy starts January 2016… Read More »

November 03, 2015Allan Hancock College Band Presents Pops Concert

Playlist includes tunes from Gershwin, Sinatra and Jackson Five… Read More »

November 03, 2015Hancock's Spring 2016 Class Schedule Now Available Online

Classes begin the week of January 25, 2016… Read More »

October 30, 2015PG&E Donates $16,500 To Support Allan Hancock College's STEM Program And Student Emergency Fund

Donation will help encourage students to explore science-related fields and also help in times of need… Read More »

October 29, 2015Hancock Launches Mentor Pilot Program, Pairs Students With College And Community Volunteers

Eleven students partnered in new program… Read More »

October 22, 2015Community Education Classes Highlight Cultural Aspects Of Foods

No cooking experience necessary!… Read More »

October 15, 2015Hancock Receives $55,000 From CoastHills Foundation, Largest Gift In History Of College's Viticulture And Enology Foundation

Agribusiness program receives a big boost from fundraiser… Read More »

October 14, 2015University Bound? Get The Answers Nov. 3, During Transfer Day and College Night At Allan Hancock College

Nearly 40 colleges and universities will be on campus… Read More »

October 14, 2015State Assembly Honors Hancock Faculty Member For Lifetime of Service To Students

Dr. Henry Davis recognized for decades of work … Read More »

October 12, 2015Community Education Offers Classes Beginning In October

Register for a class today!… Read More »

October 09, 2015Hancock Instructor And Author Mark James Miller To Hold Book Reading And Signing On Campus Oct. 14

"Red Tide" is Miller's first novel… Read More »

October 08, 2015Allan Hancock College Proudly Presents Annual Fine Arts Faculty Art Exhibit

Ceramics, digital painting and photography among artwork on display… Read More »

October 07, 2015Hancock Starts Karisa Bennett Scholarship To Honor Her Memory

Scholarship established through the Allan Hancock College Foundation at the request of her family… Read More »

September 30, 2015Faculty Lecture Series Focuses On Centennial

Lecture series kicks off Oct. 2… Read More »

September 30, 2015Nearly 100 Businesses To Attend Hancock's 11th Annual Career Exploration Day On Friday, Oct. 9

Free event is open to the public… Read More »

September 29, 2015Fast Track Your Future! Short-Term Classes Start Oct. 12 At Hancock

Nearly 100 classes available! … Read More »

September 28, 2015Hancock Basketball Teams To Fundraise In October, Host Haunted Maze

Halloween fun for kids of all ages! … Read More »

September 22, 2015Community Support Allows Hancock To Help Students During Emergencies

Fund established to help students stay in school… Read More »

September 21, 2015Television Series Created By Hancock Graduate Tim Kring Premieres This Thursday, "Heroes Reborn" Airs At 8 p.m. On NBC

Series chronicles the lives of ordinary people with extraordinary abilities… Read More »

September 21, 2015Apply Online Today For Allan Hancock College Foundation Scholarships

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

September 16, 2015Hancock Now Offers GED Test Preparation Classes

Classes offered at several convenient locations… Read More »

September 11, 2015Rising Hollwyood Star Carlos Pratts To Inspire Local Youth During Allan Hancock College's YELL Conference

Central Coast high schools students are encouraged to attend… Read More »

September 11, 2015Employers: Meet Nearly Two Thousand Potential Future Employees At Hancock's 11th Annual Career Exploration Day

Free event is open to the public … Read More »

September 03, 2015Annual Car Show In Orcutt To Benefit Hancock Students

13th annual event to showcase Model A's… Read More »

August 31, 2015Hancock's Cosmetology and Manicuring Programs Offer Affordable and Creative Career Paths

Classes begin Sept. 15… Read More »

August 27, 2015Bulldog Bow-WOW! Kicks Off Fall Semester

Learn about student services, enjoy free music, food and more!… Read More »

August 25, 2015Register Now For Hancock Bus Tour To The Huntington

Sign up to see draft of the Magna Carta… Read More »

August 20, 2015Joe White Memorial Event Raises Nearly $100,000 For Hancock Athletics

Fundraiser held at Santa Maria Elks Lodge… Read More »

August 17, 2015Paul Murphy Named Vice President Of Institutional Effectiveness

Murphy started at Hancock in 1999… Read More »

August 13, 2015Register Now For Fall Community Education Classes

Painting, cooking, and youth dance among classes offered… Read More »

August 10, 2015Less Than One Week Remains To Register For Fall Classes At Hancock

Hundreds of classes to choose from… Read More »

August 06, 2015Hancock Proudly Presents "Earth Gowns" Exhibit From Aug. 19-Sept.24

Handmade gowns inspired by nature… Read More »

August 06, 2015Novel Written by Hancock Instructor Mark James Miller to be Published, Released in September

Book available online and in select stores Sept. 10… Read More »

August 05, 2015Tryouts For New Winter Dance Program Dream Catcher Set for Aug. 22, Show Created by Hancock Instructor and Professional Dancer Jesus Solorio

Production inspired by choreographer's world travels… Read More »

August 04, 2015Hancock Adds Associate Degrees For Transfer That Guarantee Admission To California State University System, College Now Offers 16 ADTs

Business administration, kinesiology and sociology among degrees offered… Read More »

July 31, 2015New Program at Hancock Allows Teens to take College Credit Classes while still in High School, Plan Starts this Fall at Five High Schools

All fees, including materials, will be paid by the four participating public high school districts… Read More »

July 28, 2015Plenty of Options for Students at Hancock's Lompoc Valley Center this Fall, Classes Begin August 17

More than 100 classes to choose from this fall … Read More »

July 28, 2015Space Still Available in New Saturday Classes Offered by Hancock at Vandenberg Air Force Base this Fall

Fall begin the week of August 17 … Read More »

Space Still Available in HancockJuly 27, 2015Space Still Available in Hancock's Dental Assisting Program for Fall 2015, Deadline is Friday, July 31

The deadline to apply for Hancock's dental assisting program is Friday, July 31. … Read More »

Hancock Awarded $1.1 Million Federal Grant to Help First-Generation College Students Complete Their Education July 23, 2015Hancock Awarded $1.1 Million Federal Grant to Help First-Generation College Students Complete Their Education

The grant will allow the TRIO-CAN program to serve 156 students each year. … Read More »

July 23, 2015Class Focusing on Young Children with Special Needs Offered This Fall at Allan Hancock College

The three-unit class meets Mondays at 6 p.m. beginning August 17, 2015.… Read More »

July 20, 2015Wide Selection of Online Courses Provide Convenience to Hancock Students

Fall classes begin the week of Aug. 17… Read More »

July 16, 2015Chance to be a First Responder, Dodgers and 49ers Tickets, Elaborate Vacations and Gourmet Meals Among Auction Items at Annual Joe White Memorial Dinner and Auction

Saturday, August 15 at the Santa Maria Elks Lodge #1538 … Read More »

July 13, 2015Deadline to Apply to Hancock's Dental Assisting Program is Friday, July 31, 2015

Applications for the two-semester program starts this August … Read More »

July 10, 2015Registration Continues for Fall Classes at Hancock

Fall classes begin the week of August 17 … Read More »

July 02, 2015Financial Aid Available for Hancock Students

Don't let college costs get in the way of your future… Read More »

July 01, 2015Hancock Offers New Saturday Classes at Vandenberg Air Force Base During Fall Semester that Starts August 17

Allan Hancock College will offer three general education classes that meet for fall semester… Read More »

June 25, 2015Hancock Welcomes New Vice President of Academic Affairs, and Vice President of Finance and Administration

Welcome Michael R. Black and George A. Railey, Jr. … Read More »

June 24, 2015New Location and New Auction Items Featured During 14th Annual Joe White Memorial Dinner and Auction

The event will take place Saturday, August 15, at the Elks Lodge in Santa Maria … Read More »

June 16, 2015Community Education Class Prepares Medical Assistants for Certification

Class meets for two Saturdays, July 11 and 25, from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. … Read More »

June 15, 2015Community Education Offers Gluten-Free Baking Class

The class meets Mondays, July 6 and 13, from 5 - 7:55 p.m.… Read More »

June 15, 2015Scones, Anyone? Learn How to Create Fabulous Treats for Your Own Tea Party

The class meets Tuesdays, June 23 - July 14, from 9 - 11:55 a.m. on the Santa Maria campus, room I-216… Read More »

June 15, 2015Hancock Offers Class in Water-Wise Landscaping

The class meets Wednesdays, June 24 - July 29, from 6 - 9 p.m. at the Santa maria campus, room C-35… Read More »

June 11, 2015Allan Hancock College Announces Spring 2015 Honors List

657 students were named to the Deans' Honor List, including 310 to the Special Honors List … Read More »

June 09, 2015Allan Hancock College Students Achieve Region's Highest Transfer Acceptance Rate to Cal Poly for 14th Straight Year

The highest transfer acceptance rate in the region among all community colleges… Read More »

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Upcoming Events

February 8, 2016
Men's Golf

Western State Conference Match #1, hosted by College of the Canyons at Valencia Country Club.

February 9, 2016
Love Carefully Day

Sign a pledge,learn healthy relationship advice, and receive free giveaways and prizes! Student Health Services is sponsoring this free event for all AHC students.

February 9, 2016
Baseball -- Home Game

vs. Bakersfield College

February 9, 2016
Cash for College Workshop

Attend a free workshop to apply for federal student aid, Cal Grants, and more! Workshops will be held at various local high schools, and at Cuesta and Hancock colleges at various dates/times in February. Today's event is at Santa Maria High School, Room 235.

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