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PAC: Personalized Academic Coaching Program

The PAC program provides HGTC students with regularly scheduled academic/Writing Center support, mentoring, and/or college skills coaching in the Student Success and Tutoring Center. Each participant is paired with an experienced coach for one-on-one weekly appointment for the duration of the semester.

Benefits of the Program:

  • Personalized assistance,
  • Tutoring and coaching services,
  • Higher satisfaction,
  • Greater confidence, commitment and motivation to achieve, and
  • Greater chance of retention and support to reach your graduation goals.

Who Is Eligible to Participate?

The program is open to all HGTC students, including, but not limited to, students who may be:

  • Repeating a course(s)
  • First-year freshman
  • Non-traditional
  • English as a Second Language
  • Veterans
  • Single-parent

To participate in the PAC program, students must schedule a time to meet with SSTC Staff to sign a PAC Agreement and select a day and time for weekly one-on-one tutoring/coaching.

How Do I Start?

Students interested in participating should attend an information session and sign an PAC Agreement form.  Email sstc@hgtc.edu your name, contact information, and which group information session you will attend to learn more and begin participation in the semester-long program:

Group Information Sessions - Register in advance for the group session to learn more about the program and sign your PAC Agreement form:

Summer Sessions:

SSTC Conway Campus

  • Monday, May 16  10-11am
  • Tuesday, May 17  10-11am
  • Wednesday, May 18  2-3pm

SSTC Grand Strand Campus

  • Monday, May 23  2-3pm
  • Tuesday, May 24  2-3pm
  • Wednesday, May 25  10-11am

Participant Expectations:

See the PAC agreement for all program expectations.

To participate or for more information, contact:

Director of Learning Support Services, Jenifer Riddei
Phone: 843-349-5348

SSTC Program Coordinator, Julia Bryant
Conway, Grand Strand, Georgetown
Phone: 843-349-3663

SSTC Manager Grand Strand, Blake Terrill
Phone: 843-477-2113