News and Announcements

April 23, 2018Days Before Historic Launch to Mars, NASA's Chief Scientist to Give Free Presentation at Hancock on May 1

The lecture is free and open to the public… Read More »

April 20, 2018NASA and JPL to Participate in Allan Hancock College's Mars Week Leading Up to Historic Launch from Vandenberg AFB

Mars Week is Apr. 30-May 4… Read More »

April 19, 2018Hancock Set to Celebrate Mexico's Cultural Heritage With ¡Folklórico! Performance

The show runs May 2-5 in the Severson Theatre… Read More »

April 17, 2018Hancock Proudly Presents Exhibit of Photographs by Retired Faculty Steven Lewis

Lewis taught for 34 years at the college… Read More »

April 17, 2018Medical Assistants can Enhance Skills and Employability With Eight-Week Summer Course at Allan Hancock College

Registration begins April 30… Read More »

April 16, 2018Bidding Begins for Friends of the AHC Library Gift Baskets

The silent auction runs through April 26… Read More »

April 16, 2018Hancock Public Affairs Office Wins Eight State Awards for Marketing, Design and Advertising

Judges selected winners in almost 40 categories from nearly 500 entries… Read More »

April 16, 2018Hancock Bookstore and English Department Celebrate National Poetry Month With Community Event Thursday, April 26

Poetry fans of all ages are encouraged to come!… Read More »

April 10, 2018"Made in Santa Maria" Brings Creative Entrepreneurship to Hancock and the Community

The event will focus on the concept of "Placemaking"… Read More »

April 09, 2018Hancock's College Achievement Now (CAN) Director to Receive Latino Legacy Award

Petra Gomez will be honored at a ceremony on Sunday, Apr. 15… Read More »

March 20, 2018Hancock's Annual Fine Arts Faculty Art Exhibit Opens, Showcases Diversity and Talent of Instructors

The show is free and open to the public… Read More »

March 14, 2018Hancock Unveils Student Mural Outside Its Santa Maria Library

The mural stands 16' by 8' tall… Read More »

March 14, 2018Hancock's New Spanish Debate Team Wins Cal Poly Competition, Earns First Team Victory

The debate team consists of 11 Hancock students… Read More »

March 14, 2018Oscar Nominee to Discuss Award-Winning Documentary at Hancock

The event is free and open to the public… Read More »

March 12, 2018Five Hancock Clubs Look for Community Support in College's Annual Love Your Club Crowdfunding Campaign

Join the crowdfunding movement, no donation is too small!… Read More »

March 09, 2018Spring Short-Term Classes at Allan Hancock College Offer College at the Speed of LIfe!

Register for a class today!… Read More »

March 07, 2018Guest Celebrities to Perform and Choreograph for Hancock's Dance Spectrum, Spring Show Runs March 15-18

Performances will be held in the Marian Theatre on the Santa Maria campus… Read More »

March 05, 2018Allan Hancock College Foundation Board Welcomes Two New Directors

The board includes nearly 30 community members from the Santa Maria, Lompoc and Santa Ynez valleys… Read More »

March 02, 2018Retiring Fine Arts Instructors Celebrated in Dance Spectrum, Annual Spring Show Runs March 15-18

More than 60 students, faculty and guests will perform 14 original works… Read More »

March 02, 2018Hancock's Y.E.L.L. Conference Inspires High School Students to Return as Hancock Promise Students

Motivational speakers, workshops and prizes among event activities… Read More »

March 02, 2018Hancock Concert Band to Hold Spring Pops Concert on March 10

More than 80 musicians set to perform… Read More »

February 27, 2018Rabobank Awards $1 Million to Support The Hancock Promise

More than 100 people in attendance at announcement … Read More »

February 20, 2018Hancock Men's Basketball Earns No. 10 Seed and First Round Bye, Bulldogs Play Friday at No. 7 Fullerton in Second Round

This season, the Bulldogs reached the 20-win mark for the first time in five years… Read More »

February 15, 2018Hancock to Host Fake News Forum on Tuesday, Feb. 20

The free event will be held from 1-3 p.m. in the Marian Theatre… Read More »

February 09, 2018Four Hancock Fine Arts Instructors Featured in The Arts Fund's New Exhibit, Northern Exposure

New exhibit opens Feb. 9… Read More »

February 08, 2018Bulldog Bow-WOW Kicks Off Spring Semester at the Lompoc Valley Center

This event is sponsored by the college's Associated Student Body Government (ASBG)… Read More »

February 08, 2018Hancock Football's Taupule Asotau Signs National Letter of Intent With Western State Colorado University

Asotau plans to earn a bachelor's degree in kinesiology… Read More »

February 07, 2018Nearly 50 Hancock Student-Athletes Make Fall 2017 Dean's List

Included on the list -- 11 student-athletes who received 4.0 GPAs… Read More »

February 01, 2018Join the Makerspace Movement! Attend an Open House Friday at Hancock

Hancock was one of 24 colleges in the state to receive a CCC Maker Implementation Grant last summer… Read More »

January 31, 2018Turning The Page: Hancock Students Benefit From President's Circle Textbook Donation, College Announces Zero Textbook Cost Degrees

The textbooks will be on reserve in the college's Santa Maria and Lompoc Valley Center libraries… Read More »

January 31, 2018Bulldog Bow-WOW Kicks Off Spring Semester

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

January 29, 2018Playing With a Purpose: Hancock Seeks Community Support During Annual Carney's Coaches vs. Cancer Event on Feb. 3

Event to benefit Mission Hope Cancer Center… Read More »

January 25, 2018Deadline Approaching for AHC Foundation Scholarships--Apply Today!

The deadline to apply is Feb. 21… Read More »

January 24, 2018New Information Workshops Help Students and Parents Navigate The Path to Promise

Sessions will be held in English and Spanish… Read More »

January 24, 2018Allan Hancock College Proudly Presents Annual Fine Arts Student Art Show

More than 100 works of art on display… Read More »

January 19, 2018Online Classes are a Popular Choice for Students

Nearly 90 classes available!… Read More »

January 09, 2018Spring Registration Workshops Assist Noncredit Students with Enrollment

Workshops will take place Jan. 16, 17 & 18 at bldg. S in Santa Maria… Read More »

January 09, 2018Hancock Recording Arts Students Seek Local Musicians to Lay Down Bulldog Beats

Local musicians will record on a Tuesday and receive a demo the following Thursday… Read More »

January 05, 2018Energize Your Future: Register for Evening Electronics Classes at Hancock, Spring Classes Start Jan. 22

Get a head start on a new career, register for classes today!… Read More »

January 04, 2018Spring Schedule at a Glance Available Along the Central Coast, Register Today!

Nearly 1,000 classes offered this spring… Read More »

January 02, 2018Register Now for Spring Classes! Online Registration Ends January 21

Online registration is available 24/7… Read More »

December 20, 2017Financial Aid Helps Allan Hancock College Students

The application process is quick and easy!… Read More »

December 19, 2017Online Classes are a Popular Choice for Students

Spring classes begin the week of Jan. 22… Read More »

December 15, 2017Hancock Soccer's Mario Delgado Named Junior College Scholar All-American

The sophomore defender landed on the USCA Junior College Men's Scholar All-America Second Team… Read More »

December 15, 2017New Cash for College Workshops Added With Extended Hours

Appointments are not required, bilingual assistance is available!… Read More »

December 14, 2017Allan Hancock College Youth Dancers Present The Nutcracker Ballet

The performance will be held Dec. 16-17 at the Ethel Pope Auditorium… Read More »

December 13, 2017Hancock Launches $10 Million Endowment for The Hancock Promise, Announces Major Gifts Including $250,000 Grant From Santa Barbara Foundation

The program provides high school graduates their first year free of tuition and fees at Allan Hancock College… Read More »

December 11, 2017Picture a Better You -- Enroll in a Spring Community Education Class!

Classes offered include beekeeping, fitness, food photography and much more… Read More »

December 11, 2017Registration Continues for Spring Classes at Allan Hancock College, Classes Begin the Week of Jan. 22

More than 900 classes still available!… Read More »

December 10, 2017Classes to Continue as Scheduled on Monday Dec. 11 at Allan Hancock College's Santa Maria and Lompoc locations

Classes will continue as scheduled at Allan Hancock College on Monday, December 11 at the college's Santa Maria campus and Lompoc Valley Center to accommodate final exams.… Read More »

December 08, 2017Twenty-Four Recruits Graduate From Hancock's Law Enforcement Training Academy

The ceremony was held at the Public Safety Training Complex at the Lompoc Valley Center… Read More »

December 08, 2017Twenty-Nine Cadets Graduate From Hancock's Fire Academy

Several members of Battalion #140 already have jobs lined up at local fire departments… Read More »

December 04, 2017Fifth- and Sixth-Graders and Their Families Invited to Hancock's Bulldog Bound Basketball Bonanza on Sat., Dec. 9

The event takes place at the Joe White Memorial Gymnasium… Read More »

December 01, 2017Taxpayers to Save $10 Million After Hancock Refinances Bond Measure I; Trustees Award Architectural Contract for the Fine Arts Complex

Significant developments made regarding Bond Measure I… Read More »

November 30, 2017High School Students and Parents to Learn About the Hancock Promise Next Week at Information Sessions

Sessions will be held in English and Spanish in Lompoc, Santa Maria and Santa Ynez… Read More »

November 30, 2017Hancock Jazz Band Announces Annual Winter Concert on Dec. 7

This event is free, donations are accepted… Read More »

November 22, 2017Allan Hancock College Singers to Perform With Santa Maria Philharmonic Orchestra

The concert will be held at the First Baptist Church in Santa Maria… Read More »

November 20, 2017Registration Under Way for Hancock Baseball's Winter Youth Camp

The clinic will be held Dec. 21-23… Read More »

November 15, 2017Conference Champion Hancock Football to Host Southwestern in American Championship Bowl Nov. 18

Kickoff will be at 4 p.m. at Santa Maria High School… Read More »

November 15, 2017Allan Hancock College Concert Band Presents Christmas Concert

Admission is free!… Read More »

November 15, 2017Apply Online Today for Allan Hancock College Foundation Scholarships

Last year, the foundation awarded a record 470 scholarships worth more than $500,000 to 394 students… Read More »

November 06, 2017Hancock Football Hosts Military Appreciation Day Saturday, Nov. 11; Kickoff Moved Up to 1 p.m.

The Bulldogs are ranked 4-0 in American Pacific League play… Read More »

November 02, 2017Hancock's Winter and Spring Class Schedules now Available Online; Registration for Both Semesters Starts November 13

Winter session begins Dec. 18; Spring semester starts Jan. 22… Read More »

November 01, 2017Educators, Counselors and Advocates Intersect at 2017 Equity Summit

More than 200 were in attendance at "Intersections"… Read More »

October 31, 2017Bulldog Bound Students Experience 3E: Elementary. Exploration. Event.

Nearly 400 students were in attendance… Read More »

October 30, 2017Allan Hancock College Concert Band Presents Pops Concert

The performance will be held on Saturday, Nov. 4, at the First Baptist Church in Santa Maria… Read More »

October 24, 2017Hancock and Cuesta to Host 2017 Equity Summit "Intersections"

The event will be held on Friday, Oct. 27… Read More »

October 23, 2017"Pyrometric" Exhibit by Ceramist Amiko Matsuo Opening in Ann Foxworthy Gallery at Allan Hancock College

The show runs Oct. 24-Dec. 1… Read More »

October 23, 2017University Bound? Get the Answers October 31, During Transfer Day and College Night at Allan Hancock College

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

October 19, 2017Hancock Supports DACA Advocacy Week With Events, Resolution From Academic Senate

The week is dedicated to supporting DACA students locally and statewide… Read More »

October 11, 2017Hancock Among the Top 150 Community Colleges in the Nation, Eligible for $1 Million Aspen Prize

This is the fourth time the college has been recognized by the Aspen Institute… Read More »

October 04, 2017Enter if You Dare! Hancock's Frightmare Forest Opens October 20

The 3rd annual event raises funds for Hancock's basketball teams… Read More »

October 03, 2017Get Free Cash for College! Attend a Free Workshop to Complete Application Process

Workshops will be held from October 2017 to February 2018… Read More »

September 25, 2017Coast-To-Coast Choreographers Contribute to Concert

Dimensions in Dance runs Oct. 12-15 in the Marian Theatre… Read More »

September 19, 2017Employers: Meet More Than 3,000 Potential Future Employees at Hancock's 13th Annual Career Exploration Day

More than 100 exhibitors and 2,000 students attended last year's event… Read More »

September 13, 2017Bulldog Bow-WOW Kicks Off Fall Semester at the Lompoc Valley Center

This fun, free event will be held 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. outside of building 2… Read More »

September 11, 2017Allan Hancock College Concert Band Presents Annual Fall Pops Concert

A pre-concert verbal description of the music will begin at 7:15 p.m.… Read More »

September 05, 2017Statement from Superintendent/President Kevin G. Walthers, Ph.D. on DACA Decision

The statement was issued to Allan Hancock College students, faculty and staff… Read More »

September 05, 2017Bulldog Bow-WOW Kicks Off Fall Semester

Events take place at the Santa Maria campus and Lompoc Valley Center… Read More »

September 01, 2017Hancock Welcomes the Santa Ynez Valley Community Back to School With an Open House at New Center

The open house will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 6, from 4:30-8 p.m.… Read More »

August 30, 2017Lompoc Valley Center Career Week to Direct Community Toward Career Success

Workshops begin Tuesday, Sept. 5… Read More »

August 25, 2017Employers: Meet More Than 3,000 Potential Future Employees at Hancock's 13th Annual Career Exploration Day on October 6

The event will be held in the Commons on the Santa Maria campus… Read More »

August 18, 2017Hancock Promise to Give Graduating High School Students Their First Year Free at AHC Starting Fall 2018

The four-step plan will provide continuous support and guidance for students from elementary school through college… Read More »

August 17, 2017Hancock Welcomes 15 New Full-Time Faculty to Start Fall Semester

Since 2016, Hancock's full-time faculty size has increased by 27 percent… Read More »

August 17, 2017Hancock Hello Welcomes 500 First-Year Students

Campus tours, workshops and counseling services among activities offered at the new student orientation… Read More »

August 17, 2017Less Than One Week Remains to Register for Fall Classes at Hancock

Fall semester begins Aug. 21… Read More »

August 15, 2017Ronald Schram Named Allan Hancock College's Interim Police Chief

Schram has nearly 40 years of law enforcement experience… Read More »

August 15, 2017Phillips 66 Donates $25,000 to Fuel STEM Education at Hancock

The gift will support the college's STEM Week of Discovery program… Read More »

August 14, 2017Hancock's Community Education Offers Registration Assistance for Noncredit Students

Workshops will be held at the college's Santa Maria campus and Lompoc Valley Center… Read More »

August 10, 2017"Myanmar: Moments in Life" Exhibit by Photographer Theresa Gingras Opening in Ann Foxworthy Gallery at Allan Hancock College

Images will be on display Aug. 23-Sept. 29… Read More »

August 09, 2017Tibetan Monks to Create Medicine Buddha Sand Mandala at Allan Hancock College

Opening ceremony will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 5… Read More »

August 09, 2017Registration Continues at Hancock for Fall Classes in the Lompoc Valley

Sign up for a class today!… Read More »

August 07, 2017Allan Hancock College to Host Hancock Hello for New Students Aug. 15

Orientation introduces students and parents to campus and services… Read More »

August 03, 2017Online College Classes Offer Students Flexibility and Convenience

Fall classes begin Aug. 21… Read More »

July 28, 2017Incoming Freshmen Invited to Discover STEM Education at Hancock

The event is free for first-year students… Read More »

July 27, 2017Hancock Receives Regional Equity Award From Association of Community College Trustees, Eligible for National Award

Hancock is only college in California to receive an ACCT regional award this year… Read More »

July 24, 2017Register Now for Fall Community Education Courses

Registration now open for fall Community Education courses… Read More »

July 24, 2017Hancock Dean Selected for Inaugural Statewide Leadership Program

Dean Yvonne Teniente to Attend Statewide Leadership Program Sponsored by Association of California Community College Administrators (ACCCA)… Read More »

July 21, 2017New Grant Gives the Power of Making to the Community

Allan Hancock College will collaborate with the Santa Maria Public Library and the Santa Maria Discovery Museum… Read More »

July 20, 2017Significance and Impact of Career Education Programs at Allan Hancock College Bolstered by new State Campaign

The launch event was held at the State Capitol in Sacramento… Read More »

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Upcoming Events


April 24, 2018
Softball -- Home Game

vs. Oxnard College, @ 1 p.m. & 3 p.m., Western State Conference Game

April 24, 2018
Baseball

@ Cuesta, Western State Conference Game

April 25, 2018
Skin Cancer Screening

A skin cancer screening event will be held in Student Health Services (bldg. W-12) on Wednesday, Apr. 25, from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Make an appointment today!

April 25, 2018
Fund Your Future Financial Literacy Workshop

Worried about how to pay for college? Be sure to attend Fund Your Future, a new financial literacy workshop on Wednesday, Apr. 25, at 4:30 p.m. in the Rabobank Student Center. 4:30 -5:30 p.m. Networking & dinner 5:30-6:30 p.m. Credit management and financial planning presentations by Rabobank & Wells Fargo Breakout sessions: 6:30-7 p.m. Understanding financial aid at the college & university levels 6:30 -7 p.m. Assistance with filling out financial aid applications

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