Hillsborough Community College


Hillsborough Community College offers a text messaging service to students, faculty and staff.  There is no cost for you to sign up.
  • College Alerts, Emergencies and Closings: The College will notify you via text messages and e-mails of alerts (sent as needed).  Voice messages will be used in extreme emergencies as determined by HCC.
  • HCC Reminders: Reminders of deadlines for students (about 6 to 10 messages annually, including registration and payment due dates).
  • Financial Aid: Important dates and reminders for our Financial Aid students (about 6 to 10 messages annually regarding due dates, disbursement dates, etc).
It is easy and free to sign up!  Just have your 7-digit HCC student or employee number handy. Follow the simple process below and select the categories that interest you.

To receive text messages, please enter one mobile phone number and select your wireless carrier. You can also receive e-mail messages sent to the e-mail address of your choice.  And you may also receive voice alerts sent to your mobile phone number as well as two additional phone lines (landlines and/or mobile phones).

IMPORTANT: By clicking the Continue button below and opting in to this program, I understand that I may receive periodic test messages for this emergency messaging system. I understand that I am responsible for all text messaging charges that my wireless service carrier may apply. I understand that I am responsible for updating or unsubscribing from this service. I further understand that I may be unsubscribed if records show that I am no longer a student or employee of Hillsborough Community College.

This is a free service provided by Hillsborough Community College. It is a SPAM-free application – your personal information will be kept private and not shared. Please check your cell phone plan for any additional charges to receive text messages. You may Unsubscribe or Change Message Preferences anytime by clicking on the link below.
 
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Already receiving messages? Update Message Preferences / Unsubscribe

Step 1: Sign-Up - Test Your Phone

Please complete the information below and click on the CONTINUE button.

In Step 2 of the sign up process, a personal authorization code will be sent to your mobile phone or email address. You will need to enter the 5-digit code in the next screen within (5) minutes in order to verify and complete your enrollment in the system. Do not navigate away from that screen until your enrollment is complete.

Important: Our systems are tested for performance and reliability on a frequent basis. However, normal network transmission limitations can occur from time-to-time and may cause delays in the receipt of messages.

*Denotes required field

General Information

 
Employee or Student ID

Choose Message Format(s)

Please select how you would like to receive messages.

Text Messages (recommended)
Email Messages
Voice Messages
YES, I would like to receive voice messages on my mobile phone.
(Check this box to use the mobile number you entered above.)

Important: This free service is FCC CAN-SPAM compliant. You may update message preferences or unsubscribe at any time. Check your wireless provider for any message and data rates that may apply.

Message Groups

Please select message group(s) you would like to receive information from.

EMERGENCY ALERTS & CLOSINGS (check all that apply)




HCC FINANCIAL AID & GENERAL REMINDERS
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