Center for Academic Program Support (CAPS)
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Although some of our services are limited due to COVID-19, we are here for you! CAPS is open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CAPS staff are also available remotely by phone, e-mail, Zoom, and Google Hangouts. Feel free to call us at 413.552.2584 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
The Center for Academic Program Support (CAPS) provides free assistance to all students by offering tutors, study groups, workshops, math prep classes, learning coaches, and mentors in academic subjects including writing, math, and English as a Second Language (ESL). Additionally, Supplemental Instruction, a specialized academic program, is available.
CAPS Tutoring: Follow this link to connect with a tutor. You must be logged in to Moodle and self-enrolled. After-hours tutoring via tutor.com is also available on our Moodle page.
Ready to get started? Here you'll find access to tutoring in most HCC courses, as well as learning coaches and ALANA mentors.
Access tutors, math learning coaches, METS mentors, and resources for mathematics, engineering, physics, robotics, and astronomy.
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
We are typically available before and after office hours to accommodate students during the remote semesters. Please reach out to us if you have any questions.
CAPS promotes a positive, collaborative, and empowering learning environment where all students can enhance their academic skills and abilities and achieve success. We are committed to honoring all people, as well as developing and maintaining relationships throughout our campus and the surrounding community. Both innovative and traditional styles of teaching and learning are applied across the curriculum. Our services and support are provided to all in a timely, respectful, and consistent manner.
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