HFC Alumni

Staying connected with
where it all began.


If you have earned a degree or certificate from HFC, you are invited!

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.

Sign up for the HFC alumni association

Questions? alumni@hfcc.edu


photo of Kieronski holding up golf trophy

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... Read More

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Alumni Resources

Reach out!

Contact us if you have questions, suggestions, or thoughts about how the Alumni Association can be a resource to you.

Shai James: 313-317-1710