Student Resource Center

A college education is an excellent investment in your future. A degree, diploma, or certificate will pay off throughout your career—in higher salaries, better professional opportunities, and personal satisfaction. HCTC helps you make smart investments of your time and resources by providing a comprehensive Student Resource Center.

Services within the Student Resource Center includes:

  • Advising - for entering students and students who are undecided about their major. Students with declared majors are assigned an advisor based on their major and home campus. Contact Bobby Collins for more information.
  • Career Exploration - assess your skills and interests to determine the program of study best suited to you. Make an appointment with a career counselor to discuss your results. Contact Helen Brunty for more information.
  • Disability services - all disability services are accommodated through this office. Contact Julie Caudill for more information.
  • Diversity services for students - assists underrepresented students adjusting to the student experience and achieving their academic goals. Contact Janice Hagans-Higgins for more information.
  • Ready to Work - designed for college students who participate in Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program (K-TAP), RTW, assists students through a work study component, as well as providing academic and other assistance. Contact Sandy Campbell for more information.
  • Student Support Services - a federally funded grant that provides tutoring, academic counseling, cultural enrichment trips, and activities to promote retention, graduation, and transfer. Contact Lonnie Morris for more information.
  • Testing services - COMPASS testing and proctored testing for online classes, as well as Pearson Vue and other specialized testing.
  • Tutoring Services - We offer tutoring in a varitey of subjects, computers for student use,and a convenient place to study.

    For more information, contact one of our instructional specialists:

    Laura Brashear: 606-487-3129

    Jesse Wooton: 606-487-3223

    Richard Ramsey: 606-487-3340

    Josh Slone: 606-487-3443

    We have instructional labs available at the following locations:

    Hazard Campus

    Jolly Classroom Center Room 108 and 236
    Phone: (800) 246-7521, ext. 73129 OR 73223

    Hours vary each semester. Call for more information

    Lees College Campus
    Telford Computer Center, First Floor
    Phone: (800) 246-7521, ext. 73340
    Hours vary each semester. Call for more information.

    Knott County Branch
    Educational Opportunity Center, Third Floor Room 317
    Phone: (800) 246-7521, ext. 73443
    Hours vary each semester. Call for more information.


Have questions? We are here to help!

Come visit us at one of the locations and times listed below.


Hazard Campus, Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
First Federal Center, Room 207 (606) 487-3039

Lees Campus,  Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Jackson Hall, Room 114, (606) 666-7521, ext. 73509