Highland Community College

Wamego Center

For more than two decades HCC—Wamego has provided the educational framework that allows students to complete their academic endeavors and see their futures begin to unfold. Our welcoming environment offers a full range of courses ranging from the arts to physical sciences to wine making and vineyard management. All of our courses are taught by qualified instructors who bring not only high educational credentials but also real world experience. With class sizes no larger than 20, students are guaranteed the personal attention necessary to be successful.

Whether you are seeking an associate’s degree or just supplementing your class schedule from K-State or Washburn, HCC—Wamego has a class for you.

Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 enrollment open now!

Transportation is available between Manhattan and Wamego at no additional cost to student.

Check out these links for additional transportation information:



Not sure where to begin?

The HCC--Wamego staff members are committed to making your entry into the Highland Community College family a smooth transition.  Please contact  J.D. Koons, Interim Director or call us at (785) 456-6006 to set up an advising appointment, learn more about a class or to update your application. 

Financial Aid

To apply for financial aid complete the FAFSA and follow the steps outlined on our website.  Do you still have questions? Contact J.D. Koons, Interim Director.

HCC's Viticulture and Enology Program News

As you may know, HCC's Viticulture and Enology program is housed at the Wamego Center. Contact Scott Kohl, Program Director at 785-456-6006 for more information or visit our webpage.  Please visit our website for current class offerings. We look forward to serving the grape and wine industry through our continued partnerships with Kansas Sate University, the Kansas Department of Agriculture, and the Viticulture and Enology Science and Technology Association (VESTA)  grant.

Communities Served Through the Wamego Center

Alma • Rock Creek• Rossville • St. Mary's • Wamego

Wamego Weather Cancelations

In the case of stormy weather, check the following for college closings:

HCC RAVE Text Alerts

Be sure that the words HCC and WAMEGO are included in the cancelation. Highland CC has over 40 sites, so be sure that you're in tune with the correct site.


HCC Wamego Center

J.D. Koons Interim Director                                                
500 Miller Drive                                                               
Wamego, KS 66547(Map
Phone: (785) 456-6006
Fax: (785) 456-6008