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Student Success Center

2nd Floor Powell Hall • University of Maine at Fort Kent • 23 University Drive, Fort Kent, ME 04743

Writing Center

Writing Center Assistant providing student with writing instructionThe UMFK Writing Center is located in the Student Success Center room 222. Students are encouraged to visit the Writing Center during walk-in hours to have their course papers reviewed. The Writing Center Assistants are skilled writers and tutors who have received additional training in writing instruction. If you need help with any of the items below, the Writing Center is the place to come!

  • 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