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Writing Center
The Writing Center will be closed Thursday, October 8 and Sunday, October 11. Please plan accordingly.

The Writing Center will also be closed Monday, October 12 and Tuesday, October 13 for fall recess. We will reopen on Wednesday, October 14. If you are need of writing assistance in the meantime, please submit an electronic writing center tutor request through the portal. Thanks, and have a great break!
student receiving assistance from a writing tutor

The Writing Center is located in Powell Hall as part of the UMFK Learning Center. Students may make an appointment by calling (207) 834-7530, or via our "Writing Assistance Request" form. Feel free also to visit our Facebook page.

Writing Center Hours of Operation • Fall 2015
Sunday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM *
Monday 2:20 PM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

* Sunday sessions will be held in the library

What to Expect from Your Writing Center Visit

The Writing Center is the place to come for individual, expert help with your writing. The Writing Center Assistants are skilled writers and tutors who have received additional training in writing instruction. If you want to...

  • Talk through or clarify an assignment
  • Choose a topic
  • Plan/organize/outline a paper
  • Draft a paper
  • Get feedback on a draft
  • Check for structure/coherence/transitions
  • Check research/citations
  • Consult about the grammar/sentence structure/spelling/punctuation
  • Talk through/clarify your professor's comments so that you can improve your writing

...the Writing Center is the place to come. To submit a paper for review, submit using the Writing Assistance Request Form.

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