We offer an informal atmosphere where students can bring questions to their peers. Our one-on-one sessions allow both the tutor and the student to work through procedures and strategies in order to help improve the student's writing abilities.
We have locations at both campuses:
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Hours at the CSB & SJU Writing Centers vary. You can view when tutors are available on our online scheduler.
You and your tutor will work together to improve your paper and build your skills for the future. First, your tutor will ask you questions about your essay and your writing. Then, either you or the tutor will read your paper out loud. After that, it's up to you and your tutor to decide what to work on. We'll focus on broad structural and conceptual issues (purpose, organization, structure, evidence, etcetera) before moving on to smaller issues like grammar, mechanics and word choice.
Go to the Online Scheduler
*Make sure you schedule your appointment at the correct campus. At the top of the page, you can choose the St. Ben's or St. John's Writing Center
Your account could be disabled. If you miss five Writing Center appointments without canceling in advance, you will be temporarily restricted from accessing the online scheduler and you will be unable to schedule any future appointments without contacting the CSB|SJU Writing Centers. To do so, please email [email protected].
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Of course! We have a Tutor Specialties page that allows students to see tutors' areas of expertise.
Schedule a tutoring appointment with one of your peers back home here.
Yes, the Writing Center has a Student Resources page that provides materials and resources to help students with their writing.