Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
- Does The Writing Center only help with English assignments?
- No! We help students with all types of assignments, whether for an English class, history, or even science and math.
- What will a tutor help me with?
- We help students with:
- Understanding the assignment
- Developing content
- Documentation guidelines and formatting(MLA, APA, etc.)
- Grammar and punctuation lessons
- And more!
The essay is yours, not the tutor’s.
- Sessions are 20-40 minutes long.
- Don’t expect editing or proofreading.
- Show willingness to work on the assignment and apply concepts learned outside the sessions.
- Bring tools to make learning easiest for you: “thumb drives,” tape recorders, highlighters and sticky notes, if necessary.
- Don’t be afraid to talk to your professor! Ask questions.