USD Writing Center is Available Online for Fall 2020 Semester

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The USD Writing Center is opening on Wednesday, September 2.
The USD Writing Center is a starting place for creative collaborations and helps students improve their academic writing across all disciplines.

We are happy to provide our services online for the Fall 2020 semester:

  • We provide INDIVIDUALIZED one-hour consulting sessions with peer tutors using web conferencing and synchronous editing softwares.

  • We challenge students to THINK CRITICALLY about texts encountered in their course of study.

  • We TEACH STRATEGIES for students to generate paper topics as well as develop and organize their ideas.

  • We offer SPECIALIZED TUTORING for creative writers, English Language Learners, and graduate students.

  • We are not proofreaders, but we EMPOWER students to learn to edit their own writing.

For more information about how the USD Writing Center can help your students, contact the Writing Center at We would be happy to schedule for a Writing Center Consultant to visit your class via Zoom and explain about our services to your class.

Available Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Appointments can be scheduled at


Hugo Werstler
(619) 260-4601