Instruction Coronavirus FAQs

When can students begin purchasing their books for Fall 2020 using their financial aid?
Financial aid may be used to purchase books and supplies at the COM Bookstore beginning Aug. 10 through Sept. 9.
Can I still use the library?
The library building is closed but our services will continue online. Our librarians and library services will be available through the Library Website.

Library Fall Hours:

Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. – noon,
Saturday 9 a.m. – 1p.m. Closed Sunday.

Online Librarian available:

Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. -1 p.m.

What if I don’t have a computer or internet?
Please contact your instructors.
Can I still come to campus for tutoring?
Our Tutoring Center is available online including Math and Writing Tutors. You are able to schedule appointments with tutors through

Tutoring Center Fall hours:

Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. – noon.
Closed Saturday & Sunday.

When can I come to campus?
Not until further notice.
Are there any instructional videos I can watch if I am new to online classes?

We have 4 videos to assist students who are new to Blackboard:

We also advise you to take the free Online Learner Workshop to help you transition to online learning that is located at

For more information, please visit

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