Housatonic Community College is a partner in the Northeast eTutoring Consortium, enabling us to provide online tutoring support for all of our students. Students have ongoing access to online professional tutoring services in the following areas:
Writing (all subjects!)
Math from the developmental level through Calculus II
Biology including Anatomy & Physiology
Information Literacy and Research Methods
Spring eTutoring runs from January 23, 2017 – May 12, 2017
Logging in to eTutoring
To Log In: Passwords are reset at the beginning of each semester, even for returning students!
Use your BANNER ID as your user name. Your initial password is hcc_student2017. Once you are logged in you will be promted to change your password.
The Online Writing Lab allows you to submit a draft of your paper to a tutor, ask for specific feedback, and receive a tutor's response within 24-48 hours. This may go up during peak periods in the semester.
Live Tutoringvia eChat allows you to meet with a tutor in one-on-one tutoring sessions via a fully interactive, virtual online environment. Live sessions are offered for Accounting, Math, Calculus, Statistics, Information Literacy and Research Methods, Biology--including Anatomy & Physiology, and Chemistry.
Theoffline eQuestions allow you to leave a specific question for an eTutor, who will respond within 48 hours. eQuestions may be submitted for any of the subject areas covered.
If you choose eChat, colored tutor icons will show which tutors are online. Click on the icon you wish to “chat” with. Note that your browser must be set to allow pop-ups in order for eChat to work.
If a tutor isn’t available for eChat, you can leave the tutors an eQuestion.
The Weekly Tutor Schedules are available in the lower right hand side of the welcome page.
For Log in assistance, please contact your Campus eTutoring Coordinator: Marianne Tecun at (203) 332-5139