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.
Honoring a Friend: The Monica Echeverri Casarez Scholarship
The Monica Echeverri Casarez Scholarship is permanently endowed to provide an annual scholarship for women with a heart for social justice who are interested in health careers.
Returning adult students earn AAUW scholarships to pursue their dreams
AAUW Wyandotte-Downriver awarded scholarships to HFC students Daneisha Jones and Heather Rossi, who are pursuing business and health careers.
HawkPride: Erin Hoekzema found her passion for art and made it her career
Erin Hoekzema switched her major from criminal justice to ceramics. She is now a professional artist.
HawkPride: HFC alumna finds joy in second career as a nurse
Nurse and newly minted yoga teacher Andrea Corrie found her way back to the nursing profession, and now serves on the front lines during the pandemic.
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.
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 celebrated the people whose futures have been changed by their experience at HFC during the first 80 years.