Types of Aid

Financial aid is money to help pay for college.
It can come from many sources, the most common for Harford Community College students from:

  • U.S. Federal Government/Department of Education
  • State Programs: Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC)
  • Harford Community College Foundation, Inc./Scholarships & Grants
  • Private or Nonprofit Groups


Explore All Aid Options

Take the time to explore your options. Even if you think you are not eligible for aid, apply anyway. You could be missing out on valuable resources without even knowing it.