Jul 17, 2024  
College Catalog 2024 - 2025 
College Catalog 2024 - 2025

Academic Resources

College Connection


The College Connection is an academic and intrusive advising support service available to students enrolled in sections of RDG-090 , RDG-095  and ENG-090 . Some classes have a dedicated Literacy Coach who visits the class on a regular basis and provides individualized tutoring outside of class time, follows up with absent students, connects students to appropriate college resources, and provides advising services. The goal of the program is to improve the retention, pass rates, and reading levels of students enrolled in developmental reading and writing classes, as well as to prepare students to meet college expectations.

Language Lab


The Language Lab provides students a high-tech learning environment along with a knowledgeable tutoring staff to guide them with any aspect of language learning, from speaking, listening and pronunciation to reading, writing, grammar and punctuation. The Lab has several language learning software programs, support staff members and 37 workstations.

Library & Learning Commons


The BHCC Library & Learning Commons delivers services that include information literacy instruction, quality resources, and an academic learning environment. The library, located on the Charlestown Campus on the third floor of the E-Building, serves all BHCC locations.

For detailed information about the library’s resources for students and faculty, hours, ID cards and more, visit bhcc.edu/library.


617-228-3286 617-228-2283

The MathSpace is a mathematics resource center that is available to all students enrolled in developmental mathematics courses at BHCC. The primary goal of the MathSpace is to assist students to become independent learners and in achieving academic success in mathematics. For more information and hours, visit bhcc.edu/mathspace

Tutoring and Academic Support Center (TASC)



The Tutoring and Academic Support Center (TASC) supports and enhances student learning and academic success by offering a variety of traditional and nontraditional services to all BHCC students who are currently enrolled in credit-bearing courses. The TASC provides tutorial assistance, small group workshops and academic support to improve and enhance academic success. Students are offered a wide range of services to support their work in basic academic skills as well as on course-specific work in their programs.

The Writing Place


The Writing Place is a tutoring service sponsored by the English Department. Students come to the Writing Place to work with peer tutors on specific writing tasks, including brainstorming ideas for college writing assignments, organizing rough drafts, revising, editing and doing library research.