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
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
Hawk Central staff are available for drop-ins each day, with limited availability
for pre-scheduled appointments. Stop by the H Building or send us an email to request
To schedule an appointment, simply email%20Hawk%20Central with your name, student ID number, contact information, and preferred availability.
Please check-in at least 30 minutes prior to closing to meet with a Specialist to
discuss financial aid or student loans.
Monday through Wednesday: 7 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday: 9 am to 4:30 pm
Friday: 7 am to noon
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.
Ask a specialist!
Meet our Hawk Central Team
“I strive to create a welcoming and comfortable environment for students to achieve
"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
"Navigating the logistics of acquiring further education can, at times, feel overwhelming.
As a first generation college student, I am passionate about promoting awareness of
resources and opportunities to others. Through intentional conversation and collaboration,
I aim to help students find creative solutions to remove any barriers hindering their
pursuit of education."
“I strive to create an environment where all students feel welcomed and ensure their
voices are heard. I understand each student has their unique story and with my background
in education, I aim to work collaboratively with students to meet their end goal.
As a first-generation student, my goal is to help eliminate barriers students face
while attending Columbia Basin College.”