Writing Center

Writing Center

50 Minute Appointments With an English Tutor

Tutors meet a variety of needs:

  • Clarify assignment requirements
  • Guide you through steps of writing process
  • Suggest strategies for revision
  • Respond to drafts
  • Answer specific questions on structure, grammar, and content
  • Reinforce skills in building vocabulary, writing sentences, developing paragraphs, and proofreading
  • Assist with documentation
  • Offer strategies for interpreting, analyzing, and evaluating a text
  • Develop a plan for building on strengths and improving writing and reading skills

Call: 847.925.6796

Visit: Building F, Room F303

Email: writingcenter@harpercollege.edu.

Walk-in Consultations Offer Flexibility

  • Get help for a few minutes or for longer sessions
  • Immediate responses to short questions
  • Help with starting an assignment
  • Guidance through all stages of writing process while working in the lab
  • Reader feedback on drafts for writing assignments in any Harper academic class

Online Support 

Receive online support for writing assignments.

Computer Lab

Students are always welcome in F303 to work on a paper, do research, print, check emails, or get help with using Microsoft Office programs.

Visit Us in Building F, Room 303

Writing Center Floor Map