Get Help With Your Writing 

"This major has given me the tools to speak with confidence about a variety of subjects and critically evaluate information given to me to make me a better, more informed citizen."

"This major has given me the tools to speak with confidence about a variety of subjects and critically evaluate information given to me to make me a better, more informed citizen."

- Megan Reif, '18


Scroll below to see all the places you can go to have student workers and tutors read, edit, proofread, and help you with your writing. 

DHC Computer Lab

DHC 002

The English Department computer lab is open to all students and faculty members. It is staffed by free writing tutors who are trained to help students in need of help with their writing assignments. For more information on tutors, hours, and how to make appointments, visit the official page for the lab

Creative Writing Center

 Horton Hall 309

The Creative Writing Center seeks to connect with and support the writers of Shippensburg University. The office is open on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. You can also reach the Creative Writing Center at creativewriting@ship.edu, or, on Facebook or Twitter.

English Education Reading Room 

Horton Hall 326

The English Education Reading Room houses Young Adult literature collections and English Education Teaching Resources such as materials utilized in classrooms as well as teaching guides. The student-worker Heather Ritter staffs the room and is willing to help people access and use these resources, as well as learn how to use the catalog within Lehman Library. Spring Office Hours can be found here.

Lehman Library Writing Studio

 Learning Center in Ezra Lehman Library

The Writing Studio in the library works to provide a supportive atmosphere for all types of students who need help with their writing. Students who visit the center will have the opportunity to work with a variety of student tutors who not only proofread writing, but also assist students in becoming stronger writers with more articulation and overall effectiveness. For more information about the Writing Studio, hours, tutors, and appointments, visit their official page with the Learning Center

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