The Writing Center helps students use writing as a tool for learning, reflection, and career preparation.
Professional and peer tutors are available and eager to help. We are writers helping writers.
All Writing Center appointments are free of charge.
Appointments are 45 minutes each and begin at 9:30AM, Monday through Friday.
Appointments are available for graduate students as well.
We can assist with every phase of the writing process:
Shaping Discoverybrainstorming ideas, gaining inspiration, and pre-writing strategies
Building Structureargument construction, transitions between ideas, conclusions
Using Evidenceresearch, source integration, and documentation
Editing for Style and Clarityword usage, grammar, and proofreading
Other Specialized Writing as Needed resumés, cover letters, graduate school applications
Students can meet with professional staff to prepare for the Pre-service Academic Performance Assessment (PAPA), Graduate Record Exam (GRE), and other specialized tests that involve writing, as well as specialized writing support on an as needed basis.
Walk-InsWe try to accommodate walk-ins, but there is the likelihood that you will have to wait, or there may not be an appointment available.
AppointmentsFor all appointments, bring your assignment. If there is no written assignment, just bring your notes and any source materials you'll use, such as books or articles.
Also, bring any drafts you have written (preferably hard copies) and your student ID.
The Writing Center is always eager to assist faculty with developing writing assignments and finding materials that will help students master the writing process.
Faculty members are welcome to stop by and peruse the resource library, and the Writing Center is also happy to offer:
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interested in being a tutor?
The Writing Center is always looking for new tutors.