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Writing Center

Writing Center

The Writing Center offers individual tutoring, group workshops, and a resource library. Students may schedule an appointment (either 30 or 60 minute sessions) by calling 215-248-7114 or emailing tutoring@chc.edu. The center is located in St. Joseph Hall, Room 333.

Spring Semester Writing Center Hours

Monday 10 AM - 12 PM / 1 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 12 PM / 1 PM - 4 PM 
Thursday 9 AM - 2 PM / 3:00 - 7:30 PM
Friday  10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Sunday CLOSED

Writing Center tutors assist students in various stages of the writing process. More specifically, tutors can help students with the following:

  • Understanding an assignment
  • Generating their own ideas to get started on a paragraph or essay
  • Focusing or organizing a paragraph or essay
  • Providing feedback on a rough draft
  • Generating their own topic sentences for paragraphs and thesis statements for essays
  • Learning how to proofread and edit their own papers
  • Understanding how to revise a paragraph or essay according to an instructor's suggestions
  • Reviewing rules for grammar, punctuation, and sentence structure (avoiding fragments, run-on sentences)
  • Reviewing guidelines for how to document research (APA, MLA, Chicago)

Please bring the following items to your visit:

  • Assignment guide and course syllabus
  • Printed copy of your paper
  • Questions on the assignment or on grammar/writing in general

Contact Information 

Writing Center
215-248-7114
tutoring@chc.edu

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Upcoming Events

Workshops are located on the 2nd Floor, St. Joe's Hall, Rm 245. More info: tutoring@chc.edu.

February 22, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
March 22, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
March 22, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
March 22, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
April 19, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
April 19, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
April 19, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm