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Innovation

Through collaboration, we seek and create new tools, techniques, programs, and processes that contribute to continuous quality improvement.
Two Hartnell College Students near the registration area.
Focusing on the needs of the Salinas Valley, Hartnell College provides educational opportunities for students to reach academic goals in an environment committed to student learning, achievement and success.
2 Male Hartnell College Nursing students working with a pregnant mannequin.
As a result of expanded and improved educational pathways, there was a 53% increase in the number of associate degrees in nursing students dually enrolled in a baccalaureate degree in the nursing program.
A group of Hartnell College Students testing in a science lab.
Academic & Service Excellence

We commit to excellence in teaching and student services that develop the intellectual, personal, and social competence of every student.
Maria Hernandez receiving the Matsui $25,000 CSin3 Scholarship.
Partnerships

We develop relationships within the college and community, locally and globally, that allow us to grow our knowledge, expand our reach, and strengthen our impact on those we serve.
Student Athlete on the Playing field
Our student-athletes prepare vigorously in the classroom and on the playing field in order to represent Hartnell College.
A group of Hartnell College Students testing in a science lab.
Hartnell College is committed to developing the talent of our students.
CSin3 Scholarship Awards Banquet
CSin3 Scholarship Awards Banquet

Csin3 Cohort 5 is ready!
Oscar the Hartnell College Mascot visits the Hartnell College Child Development Center
The Hartnell College Child Development Center Lab serves as a model and sets standards for the larger community regarding quality education for children and provides quality educational opportunities for the youngest citizens of our diverse community.
CSin3 Scholarship Awards Banquet
Hartnell College Student-Athletes Thrive at a State level

80% of Hartnell student-athletes had a full time status for both Fall and Spring semesters compared to 66% of all other Community Colleges
Students enrolled in the TRIO program at Hartnell College
TRiO Program creates a supportive environment for low-income, first-generation students. It motivates our students to ensure they continue to attend class, study and seek help at the Panther Learning Lab, continually increase their GPA, meet deadlines and think hard about their long-term goals.
A view of the Banners surrounding the Hartnell College campus
The central focus of Hartnell College is student learning, and we strive to create a stimulating learning environment.
Three female students in the Student Center at Hartnell College
It is our hope through the process of preparing for college enrollment that students realize all the wonderful opportunities that await them at Hartnell College.
Oscar the Hartnell College mascot carved into 25,000 lbs of granite
Ethics and Integrity

We commit to respect, civility, honesty, responsibility, and transparency in all actions and communications.
Male student in a class at Hartnell College
We believe that education should be accessible to all and is a sound investment for the individual and the community.
A Sundial on the Hartnell College Campus
Stewardship of Resources

We commit to effective utilization of human, physical, financial, and technological resources.
The New Science Building at Hartnell College
The new state-of-the-art science building is a long awaited project that will enhance the learning experience of our students to years for come.
Three male Hartnell College Students on campus.
Continued teamwork helps give our students the support they need to graduate from Hartnell College, continue their education, and become the future leaders of tomorrow.
Six Hartnell College Students on Campus
Hartnell College will be nationally recognized for the success of our students by developing leaders who will contribute to the social, cultural, and economic vitality of our region and the global community.
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What’s Happening at Hartnell

Sep 20, 2017
On September 11, 2017, the students, staff and faculty of Hartnell gathered together in the Student Center in remembrance of the victims of 9-11. The event was sponsored by the Office of Student Life and featured a ceremony with remarks by me, followed with a welcome by Trustee Candi DePauw, and an... Read more
Sep 20, 2017
We are happy to announce the appointment of Dean of Career Technical Education (CTE) and Workforce Development, Clint Cowden, and Assistant Dean of CTE and Workforce Development, Sharon Albert for our East Alisal Campus in Salinas. The addition of Dean Cowden and Assistant Dean Albert strengthens... Read more
Sep 14, 2017
Hartnell Community College District invites proposals for Uniform Rental Service at its Main Campus location; Maintenance & Operations Department and Cafeteria, include Alisal Campus, Diesel Shop Program.   Download the Uniform Rental Service Request for Proposals Informational... Read more
Sep 11, 2017
On Saturday, September 9, 2017, Congressman Jimmy Panetta held a DACA Press conference at our Main Campus to discuss President Donald Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Congressman Panetta and two DREAMers currently enrolled at Hartnell College... Read more
Sep 5, 2017
2017 Bob Johnson AG Tour –eye opening stats impress guests Wednesday, August 30, 2017 a group of Hartnell employees along with employees from CSUMB, Monterey Bay Aquarium, among others, attended the 2017 Bob Johnson Ag Tour. The tour provides the attendees with a glimpse of how the Salinas Valley... Read more
Sep 5, 2017
Hartnell with the Top Respiratory Care Program in the State! The outcomes for student and program success continue to pour in! According to the 2016 Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) Annual Report, Hartnell College is the top program in California with 100% credentialed... Read more
Aug 22, 2017
On Saturday, August 19, 2017, we experienced the 11th Annual STEM Summer Internship Symposium held inside the new STEM Center Building. Over 50 students shared their research experience with large poster boards displayed throughout the STEM Center. The projects were a result of... Read more
Aug 22, 2017
We had the pleasure of welcoming Rep. Jimmy Panetta to our Alisal Campus on Friday, August 18, 2017; the purpose of his visit was focused on the Ag programs we offer and the partnerships with industry that support our efforts. The visit began with a tour of our facilities that included a lab, the... Read more
Aug 17, 2017
On Thursday, August 10, 2017, a ceremony was held at the King City Education Center to welcome 31 students who are part of the Teacher Pathway Program, Cohort 2.  This is a unique collaboration with California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB), and the Claire Giannini Fund. Family, friends... Read more
Aug 17, 2017
On Friday, August 11, 2017 the Hartnell Community College District in partnership with the Matsui Foundation and CSU Monterey Bay introduced and celebrated the students in CSin3 Cohort 5 at its 5th Annual CSin3 Scholarship Awards Banquet. The fifth cohort consists of 27 students who will begin the... Read more
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Press Releases

Jan 19, 2015
SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is happy and proud to announce the name of... Read more
Dec 2, 2014
SALINAS, Calif. – In a collaboration with the Santa Cruz County Immigration Project, Hartnell... Read more
Nov 25, 2014
SALINAS, Calif. – In a collaboration with the Lyceum of Monterey County, Hartnell... Read more

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