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Writing tutors are available for half-hour appointments or "drop-in" consultations starting the second week of each quarter. The student tutors are not proofreaders. Rather, they help you spot errors and give assistance in organizing and communicating your thoughts on paper. The Writing Center is sponsored by the English department and housed in the Center for Learning.
What can the writing center help me with?
How do I schedule an appointment?
Appointments are scheduled through the Center for Learning office-(206) 281-2475-and held in Lower Moyer Hall. Writing tutors are available for 30-minute appointments; drop-in consultations may be available as well.
What are the Writing Center hours?
Hours vary Monday- Thursday between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
What do I need to bring to my appointment?
Bring your syllabus or assignment sheet, your book or research materials, and a pen or pencil. Also, bring in a complete or incomplete draft of your writing assignment. The Writing Center tutors can help you at any stage of the writing process, even if you have no idea where to begin.
How are Writing Center tutors chosen?
Writing tutors are usually upper-class English majors whom faculty members have identified as having excellent writing skills. If you are interested in becoming a writing tutor, contact Dr. Christine Chaney, Professor of English and Director of Writing, at (206) 281-2409 or firstname.lastname@example.org.