DHC Writing Lab and Tutoring

DHC 002 

The English Department computer lab is conveniently located in Dauphin Humanities Center (DHC) 002. The lab is open to all students and faculty members and is staffed by free writing tutors, who have been trained to assist students in need of help with their writing assignments.

Writing Lab Schedule















  *The schedule varies during summer months and semester breaks. The writing lab is often reserved for classes.

Check the weekly schedule posted outside the lab for accurate times.*


       Call or E-mail to schedule an appointment with a tutor:
                                                                                         (off campus) 717-477-1123 ex.3374
(on campus) 3374
Meet the 2016-2017 English Department
Writing Tutors


Alana Bielarski is an English Major with a Writing Concentration and a Technical/Professional Communications Minor. She enjoys reading, hiking, and writing creatively in her spare time. As a senior English Major and a third-semester tutor, she has plenty of experience writing and editing papers. Alana is looking forward to a great semester!


Luke Smith is entering his third semester here at Shippensburg. He is majoring in Political Science but is beginning a second one in English. I was fortunate enough to receive First Place Editor's Choice for Write the Ship, the school's student work journal. Besides tutoring, he will also be the assistant editor for Write the Ship this fall. Luke looks forward to working with you on your writing assignments and hopes he can assist in areas that you find challenging.


Amy Faux is entering her senior year at Shippensburg University. She is majoring in Communication/Journalism and has a minor in Technical/Professional Communications. She is also involved with the Shippensburg University Marching Band (SUMB) and the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). Amy is looking forward to helping other students in any way she can.





Helpful Links to Resources for Students

The Student Help Desk

The Student Help Desk, located in MCT054, provides free technical support for personal computers to all students enrolled at Shippensburg University. 

Wireless Printing Options

You may print to a lab printer from your personal computer if you are connected to the campus wireless network. Follow the instructions on the above link to add a lab printer option to your personal computer.  

Recommended Antivirus Protection 

Free Avira and Sophos Antivirus protection for personal computers is available for students and faculty. Visit the Antivirus Installation page and following the links for Windows or Mac users. You may also access several online virus scanner  options to perform maintenance and clean-up.

Microsoft Office Suite

Technology Services offers free subscription to the Microsoft Office Suite to all students. It can be downloaded on PC, Mac, and mobile devices such as the iPad.