Tutor Information

The Student Support Center Tutoring Program

General Tutoring Information

Tutoring services support all academic programs offered by the college. A computer lab equipped with scanners, printers, and many software applications utilized by Helena College courses is available to students in the Student Support Center.

What subjects do tutors cover?

  • Math- Pre Algebra through Pre-Calculus
  • Writing and Public Speaking
  • Computer Technology
  • Science- Biology and Chemistry

Who are the tutors?

Our tutors are highly qualified students and staff, who receive training on an ongoing basis. They maintain high standards of academic integrity and customer service. All instruction is designed to meet the specific needs of each student.

Writing Center Tutor Schedule

Tutoring Schedule For All Other Subjects

How much does it cost?

Tutoring is free for students!

When can I stop by?

Log into Starfish and click on "My Success Network" and select "Keep Calm and Get a Tutor" to schedule a tutor. Tutors are available in the fall and spring semesters and in the summer on a limited basis.

Certain times of the day are busier in the Student Support Center than others. Workshops on study skills and other academic support topics are offered as requested by faculty.

Do you think you might make a good tutor?

Contact the Student Support Center for more information. You may also talk to the Financial Aid office about work study positions.

Online Tutoring - Available 24/7

Smarthinking provides live, online, on-demand tutoring and writing assistance to Helena College students. Raising your grade in class was never easier! Go try it out today!


Online Tutorials - Available 24/7

Hoonuit provides anytime, anywhere access to a vast library of online learning resources relating to instructional practices, college readiness, student engagement, technology use, and more. Hoonuit works to both enhance and personalize online learning using the LearnIt. DoIt. ShareIt. ProveIt. Approach. The online learning resource offers professional learning designed to build out faculty, staff, and students’ technical and professional skills. Provides support for student success and improve technology skills throughout the campus with unlimited access to personalized learning.




Instructional Strategies

  • Scaffolding for English Learners
  • Word Study: A tool to Improve Reading, Spelling, & Writing
  • Supporting Diverse Learners
  • Critical Thinking

Online Teaching/Blended Learning

  • Writing Effective Learning Outcomes
  • Creating engaging Lessons Online
  • Moodle Training
  • Teaching Online and Hybrid

Professional Responsibilities and Communication

  • Survival 102: Tips for Successful Teachers
  • Warning! Sinking Ship: Helping Those Around Us
  • Designing Your online Course


Login Information

Username: first.lastname@mail.HelenaCollege.edu
Password: HCtutor

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