The Writing Center will close for Easter weekend on Thurs., April 1, at 4 p.m. We will reopen on Monday, April 5, at noon. Have a safe and relaxing weekend!

We are currently conducting all appointments Zoom. Need instructions for making an appointment? Look no further!

1. Scheduling Writing Center Appointments (undergrad)

If you have not used the Writing Center, you will need to register before you can make an appointment:

  1. Log in to myMillikin with your Millikin username and password
  2. Search for and click on the Writing Center icon 
  3. First time visitors must register with the Center; fill out the form:
    1. Name
    2. Student ID
    3. Leave notifications to YES (so you can be reminded of your appt.)
  4. Once you are registered you will be taken to the Writing Center Calendar
  5. Click on the block of time on the calendar you want to schedule an appointment
  6. Fill out the Appointment Form (make sure the appointment time is correct)
    1. Select the correct Course
    2. Enter the Assignment
  7. Select Create Appointment

You will receive a confirmation of the appointment and then a reminder the day before the scheduled time.

For Zoom:

  • The tutor will send you an “invitation” with a link on which you can click at any time to accept the Zoom appointment.
  • The following explains how to join your Zoom meeting and begin your appointment:

        How to Join a Zoom Meeting!

Like working with a specific tutor? Check our schedule to find out when they're working!

Tutor Schedule SP2021

 

2. Scheduling a Writing Center appointment: Graduate students

At the top of the calendar, go to the dropdown menu where is says Writing Center Schedule and select Graduate Schedule.

The graduate calendar will appear. The process of making an appointment is the same as above.

Hours for graduate appointments are M-Th 6-9 p.m.

Graduate tutor: Dr. Linda Blevins DNP, MFA, RN, ELS

 

 

 

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Location

Zoom and SH211

Hours of Operation

Monday: noon-9 p.m.
Tuesday: noon-9 p.m.
Wednesday: noon-9 p.m.
Thursday: noon-9 p.m.
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 5-9 p.m.

Consultant Schedules

Download the schedule for our Writing Consultants.

How to Schedule an Appointment

  1. Go to your myMillikin 
  2. Click on The Writing Center icon on the right of the screen: 
    writing center
  3. The first time you do this, you will need to register first. A brief form will appear--fill out your name and ID. Leave ALL notifications on YES. You will then be taken to the calendar. 
  4. Click on the date and time you want
  5. An appointment form will appear.
    1. Fill it out--make sure the time is correct
    2. Select the correct course
    3. Enter/describe your assignment.
    4. Click on Create Appointment
    5. You will receive confirmation of your appointment AND a reminder the day before.
    6. You will also receive a Zoom "invitation" email from your tutor. Just click on the link!

IMPORTANT: YOU CAN NOW CANCEL YOUR OWN APPOINTMENT! Just go to the calendar and click on the Cancel tab and follow the instructions.

Scheduling recommendations

  • 1-7 page paper: schedule 30 min.
  • 8-12 page paper: schedule an hour; 12+ pages will need multiple sessions/visits.

What to have in front of you:

A copy of your assignment

  • Any other course materials that might help
  • A hard of your draft if it's needed

For Zoom:

  • The tutor will send you an “invitation” with a link on which you can click at any time to accept the Zoom appointment.
  • The following explains how to join your Zoom meeting and begin your appointment:

                How to Join a Zoom Meeting!