HCC Campus Closing
Due to the impending snow storm, HCC will close at 4 p.m. today, Jan. 26, and remain closed tomorrow, Tuesday, Jan. 27, including twilight and evening classes. The Add/Drop period will be extended through Friday, Jan. 30 at 4:30 p.m., and the 100% Refund Period through Monday, Feb. 2 at 6 p.m.

STRIVE Mentor Club

Strive and TRIO program logoThe STRIVE Mentor Club is an organization for newly accepted STRIVE students that uses the power of mentorship and mutual support to help ease the transition into college life, foster academic success,  and support personal development and leadership necessary for student persistence and graduation. 


  • Help provide direction, guidance, and support in times of question or difficulty.
  • Provide a safe and supportive space to communicate their needs and concerns.
  • Create opportunities for problem solving to address challenges.
  • Help students identify and clarify their academic direction and educational goals.
  • Help students learn about campus and community resources.
  • Affirm a sense of community and belonging.


Advisor: Denise Roy

Location: DON 209

Phone: (413) 552-2196

Email: droy@hcc.edu 

Meeting time: The Strive Mentor Club meets every Monday, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in DON 168.


Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 538-7000