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Heartland Community College

New Students

Have you enrolled in Heartland classes?

Testing Center

Fulfill placement testing requirements for new Heartland students.

Located in WDC 2600

Schedule your Placement Testing appointment


From orientation to graduation, the Heartland Bookstore has everything you need.

  • Books
  • Apparel
  • Supplies
  • Electronics
  • Gifts
  • and more

Located in ICB 2705

Order Books Online

Online Bookstore

You can search and order your textbooks online. It's the easiest way to find what you need for each course.

  1. Choose the Books dropdown and select Textbooks & Course Materials
  2. Pick the term, department, course number and section
  3. Look for new/used, paperbackback/hardback/digital and rent/buy options
  4. Select what you want and add it to your cart
  5. Click on "Select another course" to find books for the rest of your classes
  6. Place your order when you have all the books you need by clicking on your shopping cart

Learn how we make textbooks affordable

Textbook Swap

Looking for a book for your class? Donate books from previous classes the Textbook Swap or contribute $10 to our scholarship fund and receive another available textbook, regardless of your book's original cost. 

Visit the Textbook Swap

Free Microsoft 365

Get Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for free with your Heartland email.

Download Microsoft Office 365 (PDF)

Computer Hardware Requirements for Classes

Visit the computer requirements page to prepare for your classes this semester. It outlines the specific hardware needed for various courses at Heartland. You might need a newer computer to complete your course assignments.

Computer Hardware Requirements 

Student IDs

Stop by the Heartland Library to get your free Student ID.

Make sure you bring:

  • your HCC student ID number
  • a photo ID

With a student ID, you can:

  • check out library materials
  • access your online library account
  • ride the Bloomington-Normal Connect Transit (Bus System)
  • use the Fitness & Recreation Center
  • hang out in the Hawk's Nest Game Room
  • enjoy student discounts at various locations in the community

Campus Map

Download the Normal campus map (PDF)

Get driving directions to our three campuses

Riding the Bus

With your student ID, you can ride the Bloomington-Normal Connect Transit (Bus System) for free.

Password & Helpdesk Support

Set up or change your myHeartland password and find additional technology support.

Password Helpdesk

Student Handbook

Know your rights as a student by reviewing the Student Handbook which includes current policies, procedures, appeals, and conduct.

Student Handbook

If you have concerns regarding student conduct please contact the Dean of Students at 

Contact Us

Phone: 309-268-8407