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Please note that we will not be conducting online tutoring over the Winter Minimester.

The Online Writing Center will have a deadline for submissions of Tuesday, December 13th at 11:59pm. No more submissions will be accepted after this time so that our tutors will have plenty of time to review and return everyone's submissions before the start of the Winter holiday break.

The Academic Success Center (ASC) will be open for in-person appointments from Monday, December 19th through Friday, January 6th from 1pm - 4pm M-F.

Please call the ASC at 281-290-3279 to schedule an in-person writing appointment during this time.

After Tuesday's deadline, this email will not be checked again until the start of the Spring 2017 semester.

** The ASC will be temporarily relocated to CASA 111 on the following dates during the Winter-mini: Friday, December 23rd & December 30th and on Monday, December 26th and January 2nd**


The Writing Center offers scheduled and online collaborative tutoring for reading and writing assignments in any discipline.

Contact us at 281.290.3279, cfwc@lonestar.edu, or stop by the front desk of the Academic Success Center to make an appointment.

If you might be late, please contact us at 281-290-3279.

If you are more than ten minutes late and have not called in, your appointment will be marked as "no-show" and given to another student.

Online Tutoring

The Writing Center at LSC-CyFair offers email-based online writing tutoring to all LSC-CyFair students.
After reviewing the student’s paper, a CyFair tutor will reply with comments, handouts, and guidance to help the student with their revisions.

The Current turnaround period for Submissions is up to 72 hours.

To submit your paper for online tutoring, you must address an email to cfwc@lonestar.edu and include the following information:

·        A Microsoft Word compatible copy of your paper

·        A Microsoft Word compatible copy of your assignment 

·        Your name

·        Your student ID

·        The course name and number

·        Your professor’s name

·        The due date

If you omit any of the above information, your paper will not be reviewed


·        Same day tutoring is not available

·        Due date tutoring is not available

·        The CFWC e-mail is checked once a day (in the morning) Monday - Saturday. All submissions are scheduled for the next available appointment if that appointment is before the paper’s due date.


Should you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at cfwc@lonestar.edu or 281-290-3279


Located in room LRNC 206, our Writing Center can help you to develop your academic writing skills.

Writing Center Policies

Students should bring any written assignment guidelines, notes and/or drafts to their sessions.

Students should schedule their appointment at least one day before the assignment due date.

Students should arrive at least five minutes early for their session in order to sign in and fill out forms.

What Our Tutors WILL Do:

  • Help you understand your assignment
  • Help you set goals for your writing
  • Help you brainstorm ideas for your essay
  • Help you identify your audience
  • Help you outline and draft your paper
  • Help you identify areas for possible improvement
  • Help you understand an instructor's comments on graded papers
  • Help you learn proofreading techniques
  • Help you improve your general writing or reading skills
What Our Tutors WILL NOT Do:
  • Write your paper
  • Proofread or correct your paper
  • Develop ideas for your paper
  • Estimate the grade for your paper
  • Do research for your paper
  • Take the responsibility for finding all the mistakes in your paper
  • Tell you what or how to write

External Resources

Sentence Types
Guide to Grammar & Writing
The Thesis
Writing Effective Paragraphs