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Hennessy Advisors, Inc.

7250 Redwood Blvd.

Suite 200

Novato, California 94945


December 29, 2020




United States Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549


Re:Hennessy Advisors, Inc.
Registration Statement on Form S-3
Filed December 8, 2020, as amended on December 22, 2020
File No. 333-251201


Ladies and Gentlemen:


Pursuant to Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the undersigned registrant, Hennessy Advisors, Inc., hereby requests that the above-referenced Registration Statement on Form S-3 be declared effective at 10:00 a.m., Eastern Time, on January 7, 2021, or as soon as practicable thereafter. For purposes of Rules 460 and 461, there is no underwriter.


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  Very truly yours,
  By: /s/ Jennifer Cheskiewicz  
    Jennifer Cheskiewicz
    General Counsel