TTU expands tuition aid

Dr. Lawrence Schovanec, President, Texas Tech University, has announced the expansion of the Texas Tech University Red Raider Guarantee program. Starting with the Fall 2020 term, the program will guarantee tuition and mandatory fees to new entering freshman and transfer students with an associate’s degree who have a family adjusted gross income that does not […]

Forging Futures Golf Tournament rescheduled

The 3rd Annual Forging Futures Classic Golf Tournament, originally set for April 26-27, 2020 in Fredericksburg, has been rescheduled for September 27-28, 2020. Proceeds raised are used for student scholarships and academic program support provided by the Hill Country University Center Foundation and Texas Tech University-Fredericksburg. The Celebration Dinner will be held at Vista Oaks […]

HCUC summer course signup underway

For Release: March 30, 2020 Contact: Kristy Kothe, CTC, 254-616-3401 Central Texas College (CTC) and Texas Tech University-Fredericksburg (TTU) have announced courses to be offered for the summer session at the Hill Country University Center. Summer registration for TTU is open now, and opens April 6 for CTC students. At this time, face-to-face classes are […]

HCUC class status Update

For Release: March 23, 2020 Officials with Central Texas College (CTC) and Texas Tech University-Fredericksburg (TTU) have announced that the offices at the Hill Country University campus in Fredericksburg are closed to the public until further notice and classes will be conducted in an online format for the remainder of the semester. Students can still […]

COVID-19 Update

March 16, 2020–As the COVID-19 pandemic evolves, Central Texas College (CTC) and Texas Tech University (TTU) in Fredericksburg are taking precautionary steps by cancelling face-to-face activities for the time being. CTC offices will be closed through March 22, and face-to-face classes have been cancelled through March 22 as well. Online classes are still on their […]

Foundation awards scholarships to 8

The Hill Country University Center Foundation has awarded $12,500 in scholarships to eight students attending classes at the Fredericksburg campus during the Spring 2020 session. The amount of the awards ranged from $500 to $2500. Receiving funds to attend Central Texas College-Fredericksburg: Patricia Hamilton–Fredericksburg Receiving funds to attend Texas Tech University-Fredericksburg: Flora Aleman–Fredericksburg Nelson Avila–Austin […]

Tatiana Neri: Top Job

Getting a college degree is not the only goal for Tatiana Neri. She has much bigger plans. “I want my degree so I can become Director of the Good Samaritan Center.” You might say Tatiana is motivated. And she has the full support of John Willome, who happens to be the current Director of the […]

Carissa Staats: Worth It

When Carissa Staats graduated from Fredericksburg High School in 1998, she had no intention of going on to college. But after working at a law office, she decided to pursue her degree. So she started taking classes at Hill Country University Center. But then “life happened.” Carissa quit school, stopped working, and went through divorce. […]

Fall 2019 Scholarship Recipients

Oct 28, 2019–Mary Little, Executive Director, Hill Country University Center, has announced the scholarships awarded by the Hill Country University Center Foundation to students attending classes in the 2019 fall semester. Scholarships totaling $9,600 went to 11 students attending classes at Central Texas College-Fredericksburg and Texas Tech University-Fredericksburg. Awards ranged from $500 to $1,400. These […]

Tatum Tanner, Teacher

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_image src=”https://hcucenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/TatumTannerBEE6B086617D.jpeg” _builder_version=”4.0.4″ hover_enabled=”0″][/et_pb_image][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.27.4″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] Tatum Tanner is your typical Texas Tech University (TTU) student, whose dream is to teach school. One detail makes her story different. Tatum has cerebral palsy. This condition affects the motor skills on the […]