Writing Center is dedicated to helping you become a
skilled, confident and independent writer.
The Writing Center web site offers
a wide variety of services to students, tutors, faculty, and
staff. From help with grammar, punctuation, and essay structure
to online writing tutoring to faculty and tutor resources,
there is something at this site for everyone!
to explore the vast number of links to find just what is
right for you. Print information that you will want to
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the Writing Center for help with any project in any of
D in the Academic Success Center
Spring 2013 Hours:
Monday-Thursday, 9AM to 5PM
The Writing Center opens Monday, January 28 at 9AM.
Please arrive no later than 1/2 hour prior to closing.
421-6700 ext. 5830
What You Need to Bring to the Session
help you at any stage of the writing process, even if
you are just trying to get an idea for an essay or understand
what your teacher wants you to do. We can help you understand
MLA format and documentation. We can help you read and
comprehend your assignment.
your student ID.
|Bring your assignment.
|Bring your electronic storage device (flash
drive) if you plan to use one of our computers.
will work with you for about twenty minutes, looking
at an aspect or problem you might be having with the
reading or writing process. You can come back as many
times as you want for another twenty-minute session.
We will help you learn to edit and proofread your own
work, and help you develop skills to improve your reading.
will help your grades in all the classes you ever have
in which you need to write.
For online assistance,
visit the OWL,
our online writing lab. Like the Writing Center, the OWL is
free for registered SWC students. To access the OWL, click
on Online Tutoring in the menu
We also invite you to attend the weekly Writing
Center Workshop Series. Twice each week during the Fall and
Spring semesters, different instructors will be giving free
presentations to help you with problems students commonly
have with reading, grammar, and writing essays. Please check
Calendar for a schedule of upcoming workshops.