The Writing Center at 94 President's Circle
The Writing Center has computers, style manuals, dictionaries, writing guides, composition textbooks, and various handouts on citation and self-editing available as resources. The staff is a mixture of trained teaching assistants and composition faculty from the English Department. Students can schedule a 30-minute or 60-minute appointment to work with a tutor face-to-face or online, and we also have walk-in tutoring available on a first come, first served basis.
Across the street from Allen Hall, next to the McCarthy Gym parking lot (see Campus Maps).
Monday-Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The Writing Center Online
Sunday through Thursday evenings, the Writing Center is open online. Students can schedule a 45-minute appointment using the online scheduler. Once you make an online appointment, log back in to the scheduler five to ten minutes before the start of your appointment. Then, open this appointment and click "Start or Join Online Consultation." This will open your online session and connect you with a writing consultant
Students can attend their online appointment from anywhere, as long as they have a computer and an internet connection.
Sunday-Thursday:7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The Writing Center in Research Services at Mitchell Memorial Library
Although this is a mobile site, since we are located in the library, this is a resource-rich environment. Because of this, our library location is a great place to work on research writing. Here, you can work with a writing consultant and a research librarian. Students can schedule a 30-minute or 60-minute appointment to work with a tutor face-to-face.
Mitchell Memorial Library is located on the Drill Field near the Swalm Chemical Engineering Building and the Hand Chemical Labratory (see Campus Maps). The tutoring area is located on the second floor of the library in Research Services.
The Writing Center at Templeton Athletic Center
The Templeton Writing Center is operated by the English Department and open to all students. Its operation is made possible by the generous assistance of Mississippi State University Athletic Academics. The commitment of the Mississippi State Athletic Programs to academic achievement is reflected in their support for this center, which has been in operation since the spring 2012 term. Students can schedule a 30-minute or 60-minute appointment, and we also have walk-in tutoring available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Templeton Athletic Academic Center is located beyond the Humphrey Coliseum on Lakeview Drive (see Campus Maps). Our tutoring center is on the lower level, across from the elevator.