The Center for Writing & Academic Achievement

The Center for Writing and Academic Achievement (CWAA) provides welcoming, peer-based academic support in a comfortable and inclusive environment. Our services cover all academic disciplines and support students at various points in their academic careers. We believe in fostering confidence and a positive attitude in tutors and tutees alike, while encouraging a love of learning beyond the classroom. The CWAA is located in MacPhaidin Library, room 314.

The CWAA will open for the spring semester on Sunday, January 22, 2017. Please see days and times below. *We are still building the subject tutoring schedule and it is subject to change. 

CWAA Tutoring Schedules

The schedule varies from semester to semester and depends upon the type of service and subject that you are seeking. Tutoring is not offered over the summer or winter break. All sessions are offered on a drop-in basis; see the schedules below. Please bring your syllabus, class notes or assignment, and text to have a successful session

New Satellite Locations

The CWAA has expanded services to offer tutoring in Accounting, Chemistry, Calculus, Economics, and Writing in the Sport Complex's Grant Study Lounge (2nd floor), Physics in the Shields Science Center Pettit Atrium, and Writing in Intercultural Affairs. Just look for the italicized SpoCo, Atrium, or Intercultural Affairs on the schedules below.  

Professional Writing Consultants Available by Appointment

If you would like to schedule an appointment with a Professional Writing Consultant, please contact the Writing Center Coordinator, Anna Brecke.  

Spring 2017 Schedule:

Writing Consultant Schedule

  • Sunday: 7:00 - 10:00 pm 
  • Monday: 12:00 - 11:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 12:00 - 11:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 12:00 - 11:00 pm and 8:00 - 10:00 pm in SpoCo
  • Thursday: 12:00 - 11:00 pm and 3:00 - 5:00 pm in Intercultural Affairs
  • Friday: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Subject Tutoring Schedules

The CWAA provides drop-in hours for a variety of subjects. Subjects may be added throughout the semester, depending on demand. Unless otherwise noted, subject tutoring sessions are held in the Center for Writing & Academic Achievement, MacPhaidin Library, Room 314. 

Accounting Tutoring

  • Monday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm 
  • Wednesday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm in SpoCo

Biology Tutoring

  • Sunday: 7:00 - 9:00 pm 
  • Tuesday: 3:00 - 5:00 pm

Calculus Tutoring

  • Monday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm
  • Monday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm in SpoCo
  • Wednesday: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
  • Thursday: 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Math Lab in Duffy 118

  • Tuesday: 7:00 - 10:00 pm
  • Thursday: 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Chemistry Tutoring

  • Monday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm in SpoCo
  • Wednesday: 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Atrium (Chemistry Tutoring) in the Shields Science Center Atrium

  • Sunday through Thursday : 8:30 - 11:00 pm

Economics Tutoring

  • Wednesday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm in the SpoCo

Environmental Studies Tutoring

GENETICS

  • Thursday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm

Graphic Design Tutoring

Italian Tutoring

  • Wednesday: 3:00 - 5:00 pm

Physics Tutoring

  • Sunday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm
  • Monday: 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Quantitative ANALYSIS TUTORING

  • Tuesday: 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Spanish Tutoring

  • Tuesday: 5:00 - 7:00 pm

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  • Tuesday: 8:00 - 10:00 pm