SANTA MARIA, Calif. - Allan Hancock College gave a warm welcome to new students at its annual Hancock Hello event on Tuesday.
Hancock Hello was open to first-time Hancock students and their parents outside the Student Center.
Students got a chance to take a tour of the campus, receive their student ID card, learn about student clubs and organizations and enjoy free food, music and prizes.
They also attended workshops about topics such as counseling, financial aid and transferring to a four-year university.
This is the fourth year the college has hosted Hancock Hello.