Writing Support

Receive one-on-one writing support from a College of the Siskiyous writing instructor or access resources to help you become a more confident writer. You will need to register for a free non-credit class EDUC 0670 to receive this service. EDUC 0670 is a free, open entry/exit class in which gives you the privilege of receiving this additional one-on-one support. There are no other class meetings required.

Writing Support services include the following:

  • We can look over your rough draft and offer suggestions for improving your writing.
  • We will point out your weak areas, explain corrections, and help you become your own editor.
  • We can help you get started on a writing task: See us if you don't know how to start .
  • We can help you cite sources and show you the correct format for all standard citations.
  • We can help you find a topic that fits the assignment.
  • We can help you overcome writer's block: Stuck? We can help you get going again.
  • We can show you how to write a limited and clear thesis.
  • We can show you how to avoid Plagiarism; how to quote, paraphrase, and cite your sources to avoid plagiarism problems.

To Make an Appointment

Visit the Academic Success Center

Call the Academic Success Center at (530) 938-5830

Use TutorTrac

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Helpful Writing Topics

Helpful Writing Websites

The Academic Success Center Locations and Hours:

Academic Success Center (Weed)

Located in the Learning Resource Center (Building 2)
Email: Academic Success Center
Phone: (530) 938-5830

Spring 2018 Hours:
Monday and Wednesday: 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Academic Success Center (Yreka)

Located in the computer lab in Room 8, (Building 3)
Email: Yreka ASC
Phone: (530) 841-5922

Spring 2018 Hours:
Monday and Wednesday: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm