Writing Centre

Online Peer Assisted Study Sessions (P.A.S.S.) will resume on July 6th, 2020 for MATH 10037 and MATH MA101. 

Online tutoring services, including writing support, math support, and course tutoring* will resume on July 13th, 2020.

At this time, the Learning Support Centre and Mohawk College continue to offer a range of support services available online! We encourage you to explore the various online supports, including Keys to Success, Math Minutes Videos, and ESL Resources. For a full list of suggestions, please visit the LSC homepage.

You may also wish to follow us on our social media accounts, Twitter & Instagram (@mohawklsc) for information about events, study tips, and up to date information about services.

Our team is still here to support you! Please reach out to lsc [at] mohawkcollege.ca with any questions.

* Course tutoring is available for a selection of first year subjects. Course tutoring is subject to tutor availability and is not guaranteed.

Free tutoring for your Communications course!

Get help with your essay writing, speaking, listening and reading skills.

Please note: The Writing Centre assists with writing consultations. We do not compose, edit, or re-write assignments. We empower you to become a better writer! Therefore, YOU are ultimately responsible for your work and assigned grade.  The Writing Centre is to be used for Mohawk College academic related activities only.

Online Chat appointments: Please ensure you book a one hour appointment. The Writing Centre is not responsible for any technical difficulties which may arise during an online appointment.

New! Use your MohawkApps to get Paragraph and Essay Punch!

What is the Writing Centre?

Located at our three main campuses, the Writing Centre is dedicated to improving student employability and success by developing written and verbal communication skills.

We provide activities to develop communication skills, including peer tutoring and writing consultations, grammar software programs, reading comprehension exercises, helpful resources and ESL Conversation Clubs.

 

Hours of Operation by Campus

Fennell Campus Hours

Writing Centre services have concluded for the Winter 2020 semester. Please check back at the start of the Spring 2020 semester for updates on tutoring availability. 

Our team is here to support you!  Please email us at lsc [at] mohawkcollege.ca with any questions.

Location:
135 Fennell Avenue West
Hamilton, ON, Canada L9C 0E5
Office hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:30am to 6:00pm  & Fridays 8:30am-4:30pm
 

Day Online Tutoring Appointments
Monday-Friday tba

Drop-in Hours Fennell

Spring 2020 - tba

Please note:

  • First-come, first-served basis
  • Maximum 30 minute sessions
  • *hours subject to change without notice
Day Online Tutoring Appointments
Monday-Friday

tba

Stoney Creek Hours 

Stoney Creek Campus

Location:
481 Barton Street
Stoney Creek, Ontario, Canada, L8G 3Y4

Writing Centre services have concluded for the Winter 2020 semester. Please check back at the start of the Fall 2020 semester for updates on tutoring availability. 

Our team is here to support you!  Please email us at lsc [at] mohawkcollege.ca with any questions.

 

Day Online Tutoring Appointments
Monday-Friday tba

Institute for Applied Health Sciences at McMaster (IAHS) Campus Hours

Location:
1400 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8S 1C7

Writing Centre services have concluded for the Winter 2020 semester. Please check back at the start of the Fall 2020 semester for updates on tutoring availability. 

Our team is here to support you!  Please email us at lsc [at] mohawkcollege.ca with any questions.

Day Online Tutoring Appointments 
Monday - Friday tba

Conversation Club

Practice your English! Book an online 1 to 1 appointment to improve your speaking and listening skills!

Location: Online

Guidelines and Policies

Guidelines & Policies

The Writing Centre provides writing consultations and assistance with improving all areas of communications (course content, reading, listening and speaking skills). The Writing Centre is to be used for Mohawk College academic related activities only.

  • Students are expected to participate in the writing consultation process
  • While drop-in writing consultations are possible, you are strongly encouraged to book an appointment (opens new window)
  • Remember: this is a service provided for students, by students

 

Assignments

  • Come in at least 24 hours before your assignment is due, so that you have enough time to make revisions
  • Bring one assignment or draft per visit, the outline and rubric provided by your professor and any necessary textbooks or materials

Note: We assist with writing consultations. We do not compose, edit, or re-write assignments. Therefore, YOU are ultimately responsible for your work and assigned grade.