Financial Aid

Office Hours

Monday &Tuesday 8:00 am to 6:00 PM

Wednesday 10:00 am to 5:00 PM

Thursday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Get Started

FAFSA Deadlines & Materials

Spring 2017 or Summer 2017

If you plan to attend HCC during these times, submit your 2016-2017 FAFSA ASAP, our priority deadline was October 1, 2016.

Fall 2017, Spring 2018 or Summer 2018

The FAFSA for 2017-2018 is available now.

File your application ASAP to be considered for State of Illinois MAP Grant funds.

What You Need

Make sure to have your 2015 tax information for both the 2016- 2017 and 2017-2018 FAFSA forms.


After you apply, The Financial Aid Office communicates with you through Heartland email only. Make sure to check it regularly.

Access Financial Aid Information

You can see which documents are needed to complete your financial aid or view awarded financial aid through the IRIS tab in myHeartland:

  1. Log in to myHeartland.
  2. Click on the IRIS tab.
  3. Choose the Self Service link.
  4. Click on Student Center.
  5. Your To Do List is on the right.
  6. View Financial Aid is on the left under the Finances section.

Arrangements for ISU students

HCC and Illinois State University have an agreement for students enrolled at both schools.

Contact Us

Financial Aid Office

Community Commons Building (CCB), Room 1106
1500 W. Raab Rd.
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8020