Writing Lab

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Writing Lab Summer Hours Monday & Thursday: 10am - 4pm, Tuesday & Wednesday: 10am - 6pm
Online Hours: July 11 - August 17
Writing Lab online hours

Writing Lab tutors are available on Microsoft Teams for live, real-time interactions during our business hours. For other times, please access the Online Consortium (“eTutoring”) tutors.

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What can you expect from a Writing Lab tutoring session?

  • We read through your paper aloud together
  • We listen to your ideas and ask questions to develop your thesis and specific goals
  • We give you feedback and point out any confusing parts
  • We check if your paper meets the assignment goals and explain why if it does not
  • We help you to correct and avoid punctuation or grammar errors
  • Most one-on-one sessions last about 35 minutes

Other Writing Lab Services

  • In addition to spontaneous, drop-in visits, we also offer appointments
  • Workshops for groups to work on common writing concerns (including grammar!)
  • Writing guides for a variety of writing topics
  • Videos of some writing workshop presentations



Last Updated June 23, 2022