In the Writing Center, you can get help on all aspects of your writing, from developing ideas to revising and polishing your pieces. We provide assistance with essays; reports; homework that involves writing; the writing skills parts of the Proficiency Exam; M.A. theses and dissertations; and other kinds of writing, such as short stories, poems, résumés, business letters, grants, and proposals.
NEWS: Currently, the Schedule Appointment Now button to the right has a broken link. To schedule a Writing Center appointment, go directly to https://usd-advisortrac.usd.edu/TracWeb40/main.4sp instead.
|January 19 - April 29
|Monday||9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
|Tuesday||9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
|Wednesday||9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
|Thursday||9 a.m. - 9 p.m.|
|Friday||9 a.m. - 3 p.m.|
|Sunday||5 - 9 p.m.|
Hours are subject to change. We are closed on holidays and university breaks. Hours for finals week will be announced toward the end of the semester. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org .
The Online Writing Center (login required) is available to students taking distance courses through USD and those who are unable to attend an on-campus session at the Writing Center.
We can come to your classroom to do a brief presentation (5-10 minutes) about the Writing Center.
Classroom Presentation Request Form (login required)
We provide one-to-one assistance if you are preparing to take or, especially, to retake the writing section of the CAAP (Proficiency Exam).
Would you like to practice speaking English with an experienced consultant who understands your needs as an English Language Learner? Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee in the Writing Center while working on your speaking skills in English and learning about life in the United States. Schedule an appointment or contact us to help you set up an appointment.
Are you a good writer? Do you enjoy helping other students with their writing? If so, consider becoming a writing consultant.
Consultant Application (login required)