Student Life

Whether you’re attending classes in our beautiful Carnegie building in historic downtown Huntington, W.Va., or online—or both—HJC student life happens everywhere you are.

Where they live:

West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, and throughout the U.S.

Who they are:

Majority female student body (82%, Spring 2021)*

Have access to:

Over 375,000 academic resources (Cabell County Public Library partnership)

*Source: IPEDS

Career Services

Helping to connect you with career opportunities is central to our mission here at HJC. Our career services are available to you as of your first day as a student and for the rest of your life!

  •  Job Interview Training
  • Career Seminar
  • Lifetime Placement Assistance

Student Services

To support your well-being as an HJC student, most of our services are available to all students. Additional local resources are available, such as technical laboratories and equipment.

  • Student Counseling
  • Services for Students with Disabilities
  • Laboratories and Equipment

Take the Next Step

Whether you’re joining us here in Huntington or virtually from anywhere in the world, we’re eager to make you feel right at home as we prepare you for the future of your dreams!

Explore Academics

Ready to earn your place in the career of your dreams? With an associate’s degree from HJC, you’ll have the education it takes to gain access to your field of interest.

Financial Aid

Learn how to obtain a Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID) and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).


Learn how to create a MyHJC applicant account, which will be your student portal once you’re enrolled, and what to expect.