Receive Academic Coaching

Are you looking for help with a class? Schedule an appointment today by going to Starfish via your MyRU Portal, by calling the HKC at 540-831-7704, or by visiting us on the 4th floor of McConnell Library. The HKC is NOT a replacement for going to class.

How To Make An Appointment Through Starfish

1.    Open the Harvey Knowledge
Center on Starfish

  • Log into your MyRU Portal
  • Click on the “Starfish” icon
  • Scroll down to services and select the “Harvey Knowledge Center”

2.     Pick a Coach

  • Click “Team Members”
  • Review the list of coaches and their areas of specialization
  • Click on a coach’s name and select “open profile”

3.    Make an Appointment

  • Click “schedule an appointment” on the left-hand side of the screen in the coach’s profile
  • Select the down arrow next to the “Harvey Knowledge Center” location
  • From the list of options, select what you need help with
  • Press “continue” on the bottom left of the screen
  • Review the list of times the academic coach has available and select a date and time that works with your schedule
  • Click continue
  • Provide any information you think your academic coach needs to know

Please show up at least five minutes before your appointment. Make sure to bring notes, textbooks, power points, or any other material to facilitate the session.