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1001 Howard St.
San Antonio TX, 78212
(210) 486-0554
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The College Writing Center offers free services to students, faculty, staff, and community members. Our professional tutors are here to help you with writing from any discipline. Whether you need assistance with understanding an assignment, generating ideas, creating a thesis, or organizing your paper, our tutors can help you improve your writing skills. 

We promote student learning and thinking by helping writers focus on issues of meaning and by involving them in reflection on their own work. By building collaborative peer relations with student writers and modeling appropriate academic behavior, we help students build the confidence, articulate the ideas, acquire the strategies, and learn the skills to engage effectively in their writing processes.

Writing Center Services  



We offer one-on-one peer tutoring. Our tutoring sessions are up to 45 minutes.
 Open Lab: The Writing Center is also an open lab with computers and tables where students can work. 
 Writing    Resources: We also have an extensive collection of writing references, handouts, and other books on writing. 
Writing   Workshops: The Writing Center also offers workshops for faculty upon request.
Frequent Writer Program: Come three or more times for a tutoring appointment and win cool stuff! See below for details.

How to Set a Tutoring Appointment:

Come visit us in person or phone us to set an appointment:  210-486-1433.

Spring 2015 Hours: 
Monday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday: closed




Writing Center Special Offering

See below for information on Writing Workshops and our Frequent Writer Card Program


Frequent Writer Program

Stop by the Writing Center and pick up your Frequent Writer Card. 

After your 3rd tutoring session, you'll receive a FREE Pocket Dictionary or Thesaurus.

After your sixth tutoring session, you'll receive a FREE coffee mug.

And and after your ninth tutoring session, you'll receive a FREE t-shirt.

After your every third tutoring session your name will be entered in a drawing for at the end of the semester!  

Get smart and get free stuff!        


Faculty Partner Program

The Writing Center works with faculty to support the writing students do in their class. We encourage faculty to contact us and let us know about their assignments and goals for the use of writing in their curriculum. We also can assist faculty in creating assignment or supporting the writing in their classroom. We can even present a workshop in a faculty member's classroom upon request. Contact Jane Focht-Hansen for more information:

Excellence in Writing Nomination Form 

Faculty & Staff, please use the below form to submit your nominations for our annual Excellence in Writing. Student nominees can be from your Fall 2014 and/or Spring 2015 roster. We will release more information as far as deadlines and the date of the event further into the semester. 

**Professors, please include student's name, banner ID, and e-mail in order to expedite the process of contacting students.**

SAC Black History Month Essay Contest

Theme: The American Civil Rights Movement, 1955-1968.
1st prize: $500; 2nd prize: $250; 3rd prize: $150; 2 Honorable Mentions: $50 each.

BHM 2015 Essay Contest
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