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HACC Tutoring & Testing: Harrisburg

Harrisburg Tutoring & Testing


Welcome to Harrisburg Tutoring
& Testing located in Whitaker Hall!

Harrisburg Campus Tutoring Information

The Harrisburg Campus offers free tutoring to all HACC students on a walk-in basis.
Check out our hours and locations in the column to the right!

Tutored Subjects
Reading
Writing
ESL
Accounting
Math
Chemistry
Biology
Computer literacy
Speech

Who can I contact with questions about tutoring?
Dan Houloose, Assistant Director of Tutoring & Testing, Whitaker Hall, room 123
dshouloo@hacc.edu
717-780-2406


 

Harrisburg Campus Academic Coaching

What is academic coaching?
Academic coaches assist students with academic success skills. Coaches hold personalized, one-on-one meetings with students to help with a variety of topics. Coaches can assist with study and test tips, time management techniques, and finding resources on campus.

How can I schedule an appointment with an academic coach?
To meet with a coach, contact Dan Houloose, Assistant Director of Tutoring & Testing, at dshouloo@hacc.edu or 717-780-2406

Will you be taking the TEAS exam for your healthcare major?
Click HERE to learn about academic coaching appointments for TEAS


 

Harrisburg Campus Testing Information

Test Center Hours:

Spring and Fall
Monday--Thursday: 9:00 AM--7:30 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM--3:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM--2:00 PM
Summer
Monday—Thursday: 9:00 AM—7:00 PM

All testing candidates must show photo identification before testing.

  • No cell phones are permitted to be turned on while in the Test Center.
  • To make the testing environment appropriate for test-taking, the college's student disciplinary policy will be applied to any disruptive students. Therefore, disruptive students will be asked to leave, and their testing privileges in the Test Center may be revoked.
  • No children are permitted in the Test Center.

Academic Make-Up (Whitaker Hall, room 118)
The Test Center provides academic make-up testing for students who miss an exam during class. Students make arrangements with their instructors in order to use the Test Center facility.

The Test Center is also available for proctoring exams for other colleges, institutions, and organizations.

CLEP Exams (Whitaker Hall, room 116)
The Harrisburg Test Center offers the all of the CLEP exams throughout the year. An appointment is made by calling (717) 780-3203 or (717) 780-2480. CLEP exams cost $80 each, and HACC charges a $20 administrative fee.

DSST or Dantes (Whitaker Hall, room 118)
The Harrisburg Test Center offers computer-based DSST/Dantes exams. An appointment is made by calling (717) 780-3203 or (717) 780-2480. DSST charges $80 for the exam and HACC charges a $20 administrative fee.

MOS (Whitaker Hall, room 116)
The Test Center is an authorized Microsoft Office Certified Testing Site. The cost for each section of the exam is $85.00.  Please call (717) 780-3203 or (717) 780-2480 to make an appointment.

Placement Testing (Whitaker Hall, room 118):  Placement testing is on a walk-in basis Monday--Thursday, 9 a.m.--5 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m.--1 p.m. Students must present photo ID and have a HACC ID number. For more information, call (717)780-1105.

Proctoring Services: Students who are taking Independent Study or Distance Learning courses at other institutions may have their exams administered at  the HACC, Harrisburg Test Center. Students may have their exams proctored during regular test center hours. The fee is $25.00 per hour and students must present a photo ID prior to testing. For more information and to schedule an appointment, call (717)780-3203.

The Test Center can also proctor certification exams for organizations and companies requiring a secure monitored environment.

Please call (717) 780-3203 for more information.

For more information, email, HACC Harrisburg Campus, escohen@hacc.edu.

Hours & Locations for Fall 2017

Math/Science Center Tutoring
(Whitaker 117)
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Writing Center Tutoring (Whitaker 122)
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Speech Center
(Whitaker 122/Video Whitaker 119)
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Accounting CIS Center (Whitaker 121)
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Biology Center Tutoring
(Whitaker 123J or in back of Whitaker 121)
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Meet Our Team!

Elisa Cohen
Tutoring & Testing Director
Located in Whitaker 123
(717) 780-3203
escohen@hacc.edu


                    Jackie Lowe                    
Administrative Assistant
​Located in Whitaker 123
​(717) 780-2480
jllowe@hacc.edu