Writing Center

What happens at the Writing Center?

The Writing Center provides free resources and support for writers of all levels and abilities. Writing tutors assist Regis College undergraduate and graduate students with writing assignments and papers in all subjects.

The Writing Center staff helps students become confident, capable writers and strong editors of their own work.

Who tutors in the Writing Center?

The Writing Center tutors include the Coordinator, Regis faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students. All student tutors participate in a comprehensive training program that includes discussion of professional conduct, teaching practices, positive psychology, and administrative methods.

When is the Writing Center open?

Located in College Hall 383, the Writing Center is open six days a week, and includes morning, afternoon, and evening hours. Sign up for writing assistance is done via the posted sign-up sheet, or in consultation with the Writing Center Coordinator. Appointments range from 30 – 60 minutes. Additionally, there are drop-in opportunities when unscheduled time frames exist. Students with limited access to campus may sign up for a FaceTime appointment during regular Writing Center hours.

Click here to check the schedule or visit the Writing Center to find the days and times that support is available.

What type of support is available?

Support is provided in many areas:

  • Clarifying assignments
  • Brainstorming ideas
  • Beginning the 1st draft
  • Developing a focus and structure
  • Comprehending text
  • Analyzing passages
  • Evaluating evidence
  • Expanding an argument
  • Locating research
  • Creating effective intro & conclusions
  • Review of grammar
  • Citation support

It is the goal of the Writing Center to help each student gain confidence as a writer through collaborative writing conferences.

The Writing Center recommends:

The Regis College Library for additional support with research papers and information resources.

SMARTHINKING

SMARTHINKING provides 24/7 tutoring support for all Regis College students across all disciplines. SMARTHINKING is free and may be accessed here.

Regis College Writing Center

College Hall, Room 383
Open to all Regis College Students

Contact

Stephanie Venancio
Writing Center Coordinator
College Hall 383
781-768-7285

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