Writing Philosophy Papers

Students are strongly encouraged to make use of the help provided by the Writing
Lab in D222. This is both a drop-in and appointment service. Students can get
help, in a general way, in the technical aspects of writing papers. For more
specific help in the three to five page format commonly required for papers in
philosophy courses, students may utilize the services of the tutor. It is
necessary for you to have, at the very least, a rough draft of your paper done
before you meet with the tutor. DO NOT EXPECT the tutor to write your paper for

Visit the Academic Success Center web site for more information on the Writing Lab.

Last Updated July 16, 2020