Center for Academic Engagement

The Center for Academic Engagement (CAE) provides individualized academic coaching to support and build the skills essential for student success.

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About the CAE

About the CAE

One-on-one academic coaching, group workshops and other student support programs help build a sense of community at the Center for Academic Engagement.
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Who should visit the CAE?

  • Students who have been referred to the CAE.
  • Students who are on academic probation are strongly encouraged to utilize CAE services to improve study skills.
  • Students who are struggling with a single course, or several courses.
  • Students who are performing well in their coursework, but would like to improve their study habits, time management skills and/or overall academic performance.
  • Remember, the CAE is open and available to all Hudson Valley Community College students (including full-time, part-time, distance learning (online) and evening students.)

When should I visit the CAE?

  • When you have received a referral to the CAE.
  • When course work, life issues and/or grades are causing you stress.
  • When you'd like to improve your grades.
  • When you feel like you could use encouragement and support.
  • When you'd like to brush up on skills essential to college success.
  • When you're not sure which college office(s) you should visit to get all of the help you need.
  • When you'd like to do homework, use computers and/or study in a supportive environment.
  • When you receive a call or email inviting you to stop by the CAE.
    Faculty, staff, and advisors are encouraged to refer students to our office.
    NOTE: A referral to the CAE does NOT mean that you are failing your class, not doing all of your coursework, etc. A referral to the CAE is simply a way for your instructor to point you in a direction to improve your overall college experience.

Get in Touch

Center for Academic Engagement
Siek Campus Center, Room 230
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer 2024 Hours (May 20 - July 26): Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Friday, Closed