Hawk Central

Welcome to Hawk Central!

Whether you are a prospective student or new student, currently enrolled, considering transferring or returning to Columbia Basin College--Hawk Central is here to help YOU!

We are prepared to help answer all your questions from Getting Started at CBC through graduation. We can assist you in exploring the many ways you can pay for your education: financial aid, student loans, payment plans and more. While we can't assist you with academic advising, we can help you with registration changes. Hawk Central also handles all in person payments including tuition and fees, tuition installment plan payments, transcript orders and more!

How to Contact Us

In an effort to further decrease the need for social interaction while continuing to meet all your needs here at CBC, Hawk Central Specialists will now be taking appointments via phone only. Call us directly at 509-542-4601 to set up an appointment from the comfort of your own home today!

Ask a Hawk Central Specialist

Don't live nearby? Have a quick question? Login with your student ID number and PIN to send us a message. We typically respond within one business day.

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Meet our Hawk Central Team

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“I had an excellent experience completing my degree here at CBC and now I have the opportunity to help other students successfully reach their own academic goals. It is very fulfilling.”

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“I strive to provide an open environment that allows students to communicate insecurities and differences in learning, which in turn allows me to provide resources to help them in their educational journey.”

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“I strive to create a welcoming and comfortable environment for students to achieve their goals.”

Deirdre Jones headshot

“I enjoy helping students achieve their educational goals by taking the time to answer questions and provide resources for student success.”

  Melissa McNeff Headshot

"As a first generation college graduate, I understand the struggles that can bring, as well as the triumph in completing a goal you set for yourself. It is my hope to use my years of higher education experiences to support all students in their pursuit of knowledge."

  McKenna Rains Headshot

"I hope every CBC student continue to find joy and wonder in learning and accruing new knowledge wherever their next chapter may be in life."


  • Email:hawkcentral@columbiabasin.edu

  • Phone:509-542-4601

  • Address:2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco, WA 99301H Building

  • Office Hours:Monday: 7 am to 4:30 pmTuesday: 7 am to 4:30 pmWednesday: 7 am to 4:30 pmThursday: 9 am to 4:30 pmFriday: 7 am to noon

CBC H Building