The Writing Center is Open
Our usual hours of operation are below; at this point in the semester our tutors can’t staff every hour, so please check our schedule on line
9am-5pm in 402 Neville Hall Monday-Friday
6pm-8pm in Fogler Library Sunday-Thursday
To schedule an appointment today call 207-581-3828, register online, or just walk in!
How to Schedule a Tutorial online:
To schedule, please use our online booking system at maine.mywconline.com.
Will this be your first visit? If so, click here to register and create an account. Thereafter, you can just use your login name to make future appointments.
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UMaine attended the Northeast Writing Center Association Conference and presented “Empowering a Writer’s Voice: Examining the Personal Pronoun and Identity.” The presentation was well received and students earned scholarship money for their essays.
Director: Paige Mitchell, (581-3832)
Founder: Harvey Kail
ESL Specialists: Paige Mitchell, Zhen Zhang, Katie Wowk, and Lindsey Baillie.
Tutor Coordinators: Shelby Colburn and Grace Marshall
The Goal: Improving student writing at UMaine one student at a time.
Services: We offer feedback on all written work for all University of Maine students, faculty, and staff. We help you enhance your critical awareness of your own writing as we work one-on-one with you in a comfortable environment. Our tutors will focus on anything from creative to formal academic work. Students may also utilize the Writing Center as a quiet place to write while we are open.
Any questions? Please call the Writing Center at: 207-581-3828. We will accept any walk-ins, provided tutors are not already engaged with an appointment. For a guaranteed
tutorial, however, make sure to use the online scheduling system.
Beyond a tutorial we provide:
- Grammar and citation guidance
- Mac and PC Workstations with Internet access
- Writing and Reading Workshops
- A quiet, comfortable study environment with tutors ready to answer questions and give advice
- A SafeZone trained environment.