Success Center

The Student Success & Tutoring Center and EPIC Lab

The Student Success & Tutoring Center and EPIC Lab is a free resource that provides HGTC students with academic tutoring, writing center assistance, and study skills support as well as access to science models and textbooks. Whether you want to prepare for a test, plan for an upcoming assignment, or better understand a tough concept—the SSTC can assist you!

The SSTC and EPIC Lab is located on each HGTC campus and online:

Conway Campus: Building 1100, Room 201; 843-349-7872 

Grand Strand Campus: Building 200, Room 134; 843-477-2113 

Georgetown Campus: Building 100, Room 200; 843-520-1455

Students may schedule on-campus and online tutoring using the Penji app, the link in myHGTC, or by contacting the SSTC and EPIC Lab at sstc@hgtc.edu

Individual and Group Tutoring

Students can participate in tutoring sessions in the following subject areas:

  • Writing and Public Speaking (papers, essays, reports, MLA/APA style, speeches, and presentations for any subject) 
  • All Math Courses 
  • Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy) 
  • Nursing: All Nursing and Practical Nursing courses 
  • Test Prep: TEAS, PRAXIS, and more 
  • Social Sciences/Humanities: Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, and more
  • Tutoring appointments may be scheduled for on-campus or online. Students can request weekly recurring appointments for certain courses, if needed.

EPIC Lab

The EPIC (Effective and Professional Interpersonal Communication) Lab is located within the SSTC and offers students the opportunity to build and refine professional writing and public speaking skills. EPIC Lab tutors assist students with presentations, interviews, resumes, cover letters, emails, and other important professional communication assignments.

EPIC Lab tutoring sessions may be scheduled on-campus or online using the Penji app or by contacting the SSTC.

TutorMe 24/7 Online Tutoring

TutorMe connects students with live, online tutors in interactive whiteboard sessions. Access knowledgeable and helpful tutors late at night or on the weekend for no-cost when you access TutorMe through the link on the Student Resources card in myHGTC.

No appointment is needed for TutorMe online tutoring sessions.