Highland Community College is on a 240-acre campus in the rural setting of Freeport, Illinois.
There are many activities and organizations for Highland Community College students to join – including chorus, theater groups, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Highland Community College does not have fraternities or sororities.
Highland Community College has the Phi Theta Kappa. In fact, more students participate in the Phi Theta Kappa than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Highland Community College include Royal Scots, Prairie Wind, Intramurals and Collegiate Choir.
The Highland Community College community comes together each year for HCC's Leadership Conference, Fall Picnic and End of year Picnic.
This table offers information on housing at Highland Community College.
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––|
Highland Community College does not offer housing.
All Highland Community College students live off campus First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
At Highland Community College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Highland Community College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Bowling||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Basketball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Golf||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Highland Community College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Highland Community College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Highland Community College, take Route 20 to Freeport, IL. If you need to fly, book your flight to O'Hare International airport.
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