Alumni Association Membership
Henry Ford College welcomes our alumni, who include tens of thousands of graduates of our degree and certificate programs. We have been changing lives for more than 80 years. Whether you attended HFC or HFCC or DJC or FJC, we welcome you to the Alumni Association. There is no cost to join; all you have to do is sign up.
Benefits of membership include:
- Stay connected to the College as a proud Hawk
- Invitations to events and activities
- Discounts on campus cultural performances including theatre, dance, and music
- Networking with other HFC alumni
- Career Services assistance as you grow in your career
As part of our commitment to you, we will never share your contact information or personal data with anyone outside HFC.
HFC alumnus wins Michigan Tournament of Champions title
Even though he had never golfed on the north course of the Detroit Golf Club... even though he was up against some pretty stiff competition... even though there was a 2-hour fog delay... even though he had to fight through a tense, four-hole, sudden-death playoff... 2016 HFC alumnus Jake Kieronski overcame the odds and won the Golf Association of Michigan (GAM) 2018 Tournament of Champions title... HFC alumnus wins Michigan Tournament of Champions title Read More
"I never met a more deserving student"As a child, HFC alumna Sandra Gibson dreamed of becoming a doctor and attending Fisk University, a private, historically black university in Nashville, TN. As an adult, she's found a better dream: becoming a nurse and attending HFC. “In life, you...
Math major multiplies her success for current HFC studentsAlumna Shanna Simpson-Singleton is back at HFC to teach mathematics, 13 years after her journey at HFC opened her mind and her future.
HFC alumna is among "World Leaders in Healthcare"In nearly 30 years as a nurse, Karen L. Piotrowski has gone beyond the call of duty for her patients. Piotrowski, Practice Manager of Hematology, Medical and Specialty Oncology at St. Mary Mercy in Livonia, also teaches nursing at the University of...
A passion for the pool: Award-winning swimmer still competing at 84Photo: Joel Lockwood in the pool, ca. 1952, and Lockwood today with his swimming medals. After a 55-year hiatus, Joel Lockwood is back in the pool – and setting records. Just as he did back in his youth. “I found out new things about swimming:...
The Career Services office assists alumni, as well as current HFC students, to attain their professional goals. You can get help finding jobs, creating resumes, preparing for interviews, and more. Alumni are welcome to attend on-campus career fairs and networking events.
Community and Business Resources
HFC has great relationships with the local community and local business partners. Many opportunities are available for professional and community engagement. Take advantage of the many community and business resources.
Alumni can become guest students! If you are now working toward a degree at another college or university, or you want to take more great HFC classes for personal development, save money by enrolling online or in-person at HFC as a guest student. HFC credits transfer easily; talk to an academic advisor for information.
The HFC Foundation supports the College in providing affordable, accessible educational opportunities to students and area residents. The Foundation provides scholarships and direct aid to students. Contribute directly, consider us in your estate planning, or attend one of our events throughout the year.
Even if you're done with your HFC degree or certificate program, we can still help you transfer to a four-year college or university to continue your education. Let us know what you need; we're here to help.
80 Years of Legacy
Henry Ford College has been changing lives and creating better futures since its beginnings as Fordson Junior College in 1938. In 2018-2019, we celebrate the people whose futures have been changed by their experience at HFC, and we invite you to attend events and activities that will be announced later this year.