Online Academic Support

Have you ever wished there was someone to help you with your class assignments right there in your own home, working with you one-on-one at any time of the day or night? For West Hills Community College students, that help is available! We're pleased to provide you with access to online Academic Support provided by NetTutor. With NetTutor, you have access to one-on-one Academic Support up to 24 hours a day from ANY internet connection - at NO cost to you. NetTutor provides real people to work with you in a wide range of subjects including writing ( for any course ), math (basic math through calculus), accounting, statistics, finance, economics, biology, physics, general and organic chemistry, and Spanish. You can also submit your writing from ANY course to NetTutor's Paper Center for a tutor to review. The tutor will provide you with detailed, personalized feedback about your essay, typically within 48 hours.

To connect with a tutor, follow these steps:
  1. Login to myWestHills .
  2. Click on "myCourses".
  3. Enter the course that you need help with, then click on the NetTutor link in the Course Navigation.


Need help with your writing assignments?

If you need help in the early phases of your writing assignment (generating ideas, brainstorming, outlining, or just some help getting started), have a completed draft of your paper ready to submit for review, or have questions related to grammar, style, organization, citations, etc..., then choose Live Writing Tutor and Paper Center. A professional writing tutor will give you the help that you need to improve your paper and your overall writing skills.

Need help with Math, Science, Economics, or Finance Courses?

Connect with a live tutor by choosing the subject area after entering the NetTutor environment, then choose Ask NetTutor: Live 1-to-1 Help. Then use the whiteboard to start a chat session with a professional tutor and type your question. You may have to wait a few minutes to get connected but once you do, you'll have the tutor's full and undivided attention!