If you are interested in scheduling an appointment, please call or email us.
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.
Please adhere to following instructions for submitting paper via online services:
Please send the assignment 2 – 3 days before the due date. If you are still in need of assistance or have any questions, please respond to this correspondence and someone will gladly assist you. Also, please make sure you adhere to the instructions mentioned below and that you provide the following information:
To submit your paper for online tutoring, you must address an email to email@example.com and include the following information:
A Microsoft Word compatible copy of your paper
A Microsoft Word compatible copy of your assignment
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. Thank you for using the writing center for your academic needs!
Areas in which the Writing Center provides assistance include:
Understanding writing assignments
Understanding the expectations for various types of writing
Finding a topic
Overcoming writer's block
Developing strategies for note-taking and time management
Developing methods for reading more effectively
Organizing yourself to write
Finding a writing process that works well for you
Discovering and clarifying ideas
Developing a focus and/or thesis
Choosing key words, utilizing scholarly databases, and understanding the research process
Understanding how to summarize, paraphrase, and quote from research sources
Documenting research (MLA, APA, CMS, etc.)
Choosing the best way to organize or shape your material
Creating a strong argument
Revising your draft(s)
Understanding how to make use of feedback
Writing effective sentences
Working on voice and/or tone
Editing to create a polished final draft
Same day tutoring is only available if the student has an appointment.
The CFWC email is checked Monday – Friday from 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM. Any submissions sent after 5:00 PM will not be seen until the following business day and the submission will not be returned until two days after return receipt.
Should you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at cFWC@lonestar.Edu or 281-290-3279. TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT FOR THE WRITING CENTER, PLEASE cLICK HERE .