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About Writing Help Services

You will find three separate services to help you with your writing while at College of the Rockies:

1) Face-to-Face Writing Lab

2) Drop-In 

3) WriteAway

Writing Help

Location:
The Writing Lab is located in the Library's Study Room 120A1.

The Face to Face Writing Lab is open for the Winter 2017 term from Monday, January 16th to Thursday, April 13th, 2017.

Mondays 9:00 am to 2:00 pm by appointment only
Tuesdays 9:00 am to 2:00 pm by appointment only
Wednesdays 9:00 am to 2:00 pm by appointment or drop-in
Thursdays 11:00 am to 2:00 pm by appointment or drop-in

The Writing Lab is a free service available to all College of the Rockies registered students.  It is staffed by a qualified writing tutor who helps students with individual writing consultations by appointment.  The goal of the Writing Lab is to help students improve the writing skills they need to be successful at the college level.  The Writing Lab works closely with the Library to provide a range of academic support services.

Booking an Appointment
Sign up sheets are available at the Circulation Desk in the Library.


The Drop-In service is located in Room 111.

The Drop-in Service is open for the Winter 2017 term from Monday, January 16th  to Thursday, April 13, 2017. 

  • Monday 1:00 to 3:00 pm
  • Tuesday 10:00 to Noon & 1:30 to 3:30 pm
  • Wednesday 1:00 to 3:00 pm & 5:00 to 6:30 pm
  • Thursday 10:00 to Noon & 1:30 to 3:30 pm


WriteAway is an online writing support service for undergraduate students. Submit up to three drafts of your paper to WriteAway, and online tutors will provide strategies and resources to help you improve your writing.

WriteAway is open for the Winter 2017 term from Monday, January 16th to Friday, April 7th, 2017.

 

      

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