How to Register

Whether you are registering for noncredit or credit classes, Harford Community College is committed to providing you with the resources you need to achieve your goals.

Before You Begin


Decide how you will pay.

Payment for noncredit classes is due at time of registration. We accept check, money order, Discover, MasterCard, American Express, and Visa.

Noncredit students using a tuition waiver, must apply in person.


New Students

Make sure you have received an acceptance letter, met with a first semester advisor, and completed an academic skills assessment (if required). If you have questions, contact Admissions at 443.412.2109

Returning Students

Prepare for registration. If you have any holds on your account, get them removed before you register. Click here for account information.

Meet with your advisor and confirm your financial aid. Student Center, Upper Level

Payment Information

Summer Session: Due May 13, 2019
Spring Session: July 15, 2019

> For registrations after payment due date, payments will be due within 10 days of registration or courses will be dropped.
> Payment can made online via OwlNet or at Cashier’s Office.
> Students registering after start of semester, term or session will be assessed a $25 late fee.
> More information on How to Pay for Credit Classes.

Payment is due at the time of registration.
More information on noncredit scholarships opportunities and How to Pay for Noncredit Classes.

Register for Classes

Online Registration


Once you have reviewed the Before You Begin section above, you may proceed directly to registration.


If you are a current HCC credit student or an employee of the College:
You may proceed directly to registration.

If you have taken a class within the past 12 months:
You should have received an email on October 31 that contained your username and temporary password, as well as instructions to set up your new account. If you did not receive an email, please contact us at and provide your first and last name as well as your Harford ID number (if known).

If you are a new student or a returning student who has not taken an HCC class within the last 12 months:

  • You will need to provide some basic information about yourself as well as set up a new account. This is a one-time process. In the future you will be able to proceed directly to registration.
  • Once you have entered your information, click submit. Within 20 minutes your username and temporary password will be sent via an email to the address you provided. Follow the instructions included in the email to finish your account set-up  then proceed to online registration.

In-Person Registration

Credit Classes
Visit the Registration and Records office located in the Student Center at Harford Community College.

Noncredit Classes
Visit the main desk in Edgewood Hall on the Harford Community College campus. Enter at Entrance 3 on Thomas Run Road. Edgewood Hall will be on your right. Parking is available in Lot E on your left.

Hours: MON-THU 7:30 AM–6:30 PM  |  FRI 7:30 AM–4:30 PM 

MAIL or FAX Registration

Print and complete the paper registration form:

NOTE: Make sure the form is signed and dated.

Mail to:
Harford Community College
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, Maryland 21015

Fax to:

  • Credit Classes, 443-412-2169
  • Noncredit Classes, 443-412-2383

Registrations will be accepted up to the day before a class begins. Please allow ample time for mail or fax registrations to arrive and be processed.