Certificates of Residency are issued to eligible Lower Dauphin residents for attendance at HACC to receive the sponsored tuition rate. They are issued for a period of one year and are valid July 1 to June 30. You must get a new certificate each year. Lower Dauphin submits the Certificate of Residence to HACC electronically. The application must be submitted to Lower Dauphin prior to your tuition payment due date.
To apply for a Certificate of Residence for attendance at HACC a student must first register with the college and obtain a Student ID. After obtaining a Student ID, an Application must be completed with Lower Dauphin School District certifying that you meet all of the following eligibility requirements:
Residency in the Lower Dauphin School District on July 1 – mandatory.
Residency in Lower Dauphin for the past year OR moved in from a sponsoring school district for a total combined, consecutive residency of at least 12 months.
Acceptance in an approved on-campus program at HACC.
You may be asked to prove your eligibility by providing documents including, but not limited to, driver’s license, rental agreement, and/or payroll address verification. If your address on file with HACC differs from the address on your Application, your Application may be denied or delayed.
The fastest way to file your application and obtain your electronic certificate is to apply online. To do so, open the PDF document below using Adobe Acrobat Reader. You must download the form to enable the fillable feature. After downloading to your computer open the file in Adobe Acrobat Reader to complete and save it to your computer using your HACC student ID number as the file name. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader you can obtain a free version from their website at https://get.adobe.com/reader/?promoid=KSWLH. Do not submit an application if you do not meet the residency requirements.
Be sure to complete the entire form using your mouse to navigate between fields. Email your saved document to: HACCCert@ldsd.org
All Applications should be submitted through email. If, however, you have difficulty emailing the form, you may print, complete and mail the form to:
Lower Dauphin School District
Attn: HACC Certificate
291 E. Main Street
Hummelstown, PA 17036
Please allow up to 3 business days for processing after your Application has been received. To verify that your Application has been processed, log on to your HACC student account or contact HACC directly.
Additional questions regarding the Application process only should be referred to the business office at 717-566-5300, or HACCCert@ldsd.org. For all other questions please visit HACC’s website at http://www.hacc.edu/.