University Tutoring Center

Mission Statement

The mission of the University Tutoring Center is to develop confident, responsible writers and to cultivate excellence in writing across all academic disciplines.


The University Tutoring Center (UTC) offers free services to students, faculty, and staff.  The writing consultants at the UTC assist writers in all stages of the writing process, from brainstorming to revising.  The UTC considers writing to be an indispensable part of the intellectual life of the university as both a vital means of communication and an essential tool for learning.  We serve all members of the university community – undergraduate students, faculty, and staff – by working with them to improve their writing projects and develop their abilities to become more effective writers. We believe that learning to write is an ongoing, life-long process and that all writers, from first-year students to faculty and staff, benefit from discussing and collaborating on their work with thoughtful and respectful readers.

For Students

Tutoring – We offer individual 45-minute tutoring sessions. Appointments are strongly recommended; however, we do offer walk-in sessions on a limited basis.

Click here to make your Tutoring Center Appointment.

Meet the Tutors – Click here for bios and pictures.

Tutoring Center Handouts – Click here for handouts.

For Faculty

Writing Workshops – The tutoring center offers writing workshops upon request.

Class Visits – A tutoring center consultant can visit faculty classrooms and provide a 10-15 minute overview of the services provided by the writing center.

Location: TBD

For more information on UTC services or to schedule an appointment, please email us at or call 210-924-4338

Click here for the University Tutoring Center Operating Hours



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