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Writing Center

Online Tutoring Information (Spring 2020)

The Writing Center has 50 minute online appointments available

  • Mondays - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Tuesdays - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Wednesdays - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Thursdays - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Fridays - 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
  • Saturdays - 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

To make an appointment, log in to your MyHarper student portal and click on Academic Success.


The Writing Center provides writing support for all Harper students in all Harper courses to help students gain skills and strategies to develop into stronger, more confident writers.

During sessions, students and tutors have a conversation about students' writing and their writing goals. Students and tutors work together to help students.

  • Understand assignments
  • Brainstorm ideas
  • Create outlines
  • Draft
  • Learn to find and properly cite sources
  • Discuss writing in different disciplines

Types of Sessions

At this time, The Writing Center offers only appointments.


Appointments can be scheduled for 50 minutes. Students and tutors will meet

  • Online through Blackboard Collaborate


There are no walk-ins available at this time.


Map of Building F, Room F-110 

Contact Us

Writing Center
Building F, Room F-110

For more information, please call 847.925.6539 or email