All alumni are given a free membership to the Highland Community College Alumni Association and have access to special members-only deals, discounts and privileges. Anyone who has earned credit at HCC and/or Freeport Community College is encouraged to register here.
Over 13,000 graduates
Highland has surpassed the 13,000 graduates milestone,
and has served thousands more at the main Freeport campus
and satellite locations.
The Steering Committee
Cindy Carter, Jeff Cowman, Pat Dunn, Cynthia Faulkner, Jean Johnson, Wendy McGath, Karl Richards, Cathie Schmerse,
Cal Wescott (chair) and Pete Willging.
Alumni Association Meetings
The Alumni Association Steering Committee meets regularly. Please contact Pete Willging if you would like to attend.
Frequently asked questions about the HCC Alumni Association.
Alumni Email Groups
Several Highland Alumni have joined a Highland Alumni Group. You may join this group by clicking here.
The originator of this group is HCC alumnus Dennis Polhill, class of 1967. This HCC Alumni email group is open to all Highland alumni and friends.
Highland Community College takes great pride in the achievements of its graduates and former students. To recognize their outstanding accomplishments, the HCC Foundation sponsors an annual Distinguished Alumni Awards Program.
• 2011 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients (press release)
• Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients (alpha order)
• Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients (by year)