Integrated Reading and Writing Lab Center for (INRW)

Having trouble with a reading and writing lesson?

The INRW Staff at SPC is here to provide continuous support during remote learning. Students with academic concerns such as essay formatting, reading comprehension, Canvas concerns, or Microsoft Word assistance are welcome to contact us for availability options.

Visit us in the Modules section of our Canvas page.

OPTION ONE: Students can make an appointment by contacting Alicia Dominguez at 210-486-2868 or by emailing at Please feel free to contact us for any academic concerns you have. Most remote tutoring sessions should not exceed one hour. 

OPTION TWO: Visit us in our Canvas Home page for zoom office hours. 

Here are some INRW Lab benefits

  • Tutoring is available for St. Philip's students in INRW 0420, 0055, 0085, 0100, 0201 as well as SDEV and EDUC.
  • Tutoring is also available for the first time in college reading or writing-intensive courses such as HIST, GOVT, or PSYC.
  • One-on-one
  • Enhancesstudent's learning and studying strategies.

During Open Lab students can come in and work on their lessons, receive tutoring, and participate in other instructional activities.

Be sure to check with the INRW Lab for open lab hours.

The lab provides links to practice exercises utilized in the reading-writing skills.

Hours of Operation:

Summer Semester

Monday – Thursday
7:00 AM – 6:00 PM

INRW Lab Staff

Alicia Dominguez
INRW Lab Staff

Academic School year for 2020-2021 - Fall and Spring Peer Mentor Tutors

Interactive, warm, and eager SPC students are encouraged to apply for Peer Mentor Tutor- Reading and Writing and make a difference.

The Student Engagement Grant (SEG) criteria include:

  • GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Received an "A" or "B" in courses with intensive reading and writing assignment

Students maintaining 12 hours or more, of course, credit hours may qualify for a $1,000 Student Engagement Scholarship or part-time students maintaining at least 6 credit course hours may qualify for a $500 Student Engagement Scholarship per semester.

  • Be able to work a minimum of 6 hours per week
  • Participate in Peer Mentor Tutor training
  • Enhance teacher assistant skills
  • Build interpersonal & communication skills
  • Practice strategies for small group and classroom setting
  • Participate in E-Portfolio

The applications are accepted year-round.

Apply Now

For more information contact or submitting an application to:

For more information contact:

Mrs. Monique Johnson-Dixon,
Mrs. Alicia Dominguez, or call 210 486-2868