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Student Learning Centre

Writing Coaching

Writing coaching can help you with grammar, brainstorming and outlining, preliminary research, thesis development, formatting a paper, citing and referencing, and self-editing techniques. Make sure to bring a text you have written so a coach can review and provide feedback.

Writing coaching is offered by appointment only.

Writing Coaching Appointments

How to Access Coaching

Coaching is offered online and on campus. Click on the tabs to see the schedules and booking information for the following methods of accessing coaching:

  • Online One-on-One Appointments
  • On-Campus One-on-One Appointments

Students are allowed a maximum of 2 Writing appointments per week.

Online: Book a One-on-One Appointment

Appointment Information:

  • Coaching sessions become available a week in advance at midnight.
  • You can book a maximum of 1 session per day and 2 sessions per week regardless of the session format: online or on-campus and which Writing coach you see. For more information, please visit our FAQ.
  • If no sessions are displayed in the list, they have all been booked. Check tomorrow to see new sessions as they are listed.
  • If you don’t see any available appointments in the subject you are interested in, check back regularly. Appointment slots may reappear in the booking system after a cancellation.

Winter Coaching: January 15 – April 19, 2024

*Megan's available hours alternate on Tuesdays:

3:00 – 6:00 pm on Jan 30, Feb 15, Feb 27, March 12, March 26, April 9

2:00 – 5:00 pm on Feb 6, Feb 20, March 5, April 2, April 16

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM Kirsten        
10:00 AM Kirsten        
11:00 AM   Geraldine      
12:00 PM Geraldine Geraldine      
1:00 PM          
2:00 PM   *Megan      
3:00 PM Megan

*Megan

*Megan

Megan   Megan
4:00 PM Megan

*Megan

*Megan

Megan   Megan
5:00 PM Megan *Megan Megan   Megan

Cancellations: If you need to cancel a coaching session, use the cancellation link in your confirmation email. If you do not have your confirmation email, cancel using the Session Cancellation Form.

On-campus: Book a One-on-One Appointment

Appointment Information:

  • Coaching sessions become available a week in advance at midnight.
  • You can book a maximum of 1 session per day and 2 sessions per week regardless of the session format: online or on-campus and which Writing coach you see. For more information, please visit our FAQ.
  • If no sessions are displayed in the list, they have all been booked. Check tomorrow to see new sessions as they are listed.
  • If you don’t see any available appointments in the subject you are interested in, check back regularly. Appointment slots may reappear in the booking system after a cancellation.

Winter Coaching: January 15 – April 19, 2024

 

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00 AM Geraldine     Geraldine  
11:00 AM       Geraldine  
12:00 PM          
1:00 PM         Kirsten
2:00 PM         Kirsten
3:00 PM         Kirsten
4:00 PM         Kirsten

Cancellations: If you need to cancel a coaching session, use the cancellation link in your confirmation email. If you do not have your confirmation email, cancel using the Session Cancellation Form.

Coaching Information