Reading and Writing Center

‚ÄčKeep Calm and Visit the Writing Center

The Reading and Writing Center (RWC), part of SJCC's Learning Resources Center, offers a supportive, friendly, and comfortable environment for both quiet study and one-on-one tutoring assistance. Students are welcome at the RWC throughout the semester. Students needing assistance with math, the sciences, accounting, or subject disciplines other than writing and reading should visit the Tutoring Center.

 

Our services include:

  • Drop-in assistance, from peer tutors and English instructors, for reading and writing assignments for any SJCC course

  • Scheduled appointments for tutoring

  • Resources for improving reading and writing skills, such as dictionaries, handbooks, and handouts on MLA and APA documentation & formatting, grammar, organization, proofreading, and more

  • Computers connected to the internet for school work (Canvas, writing, and research)

  • Assistance with university applications and personal statements

  • WST practice & preparation

 

Our RWC tutoring program has been certified by the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA), for meeting professional standards in peer tutor training and skills.

International Tutor Traning Program Certification

All currently enrolled SJCC students can use the resources and assistance available in the Learning Resource Center's (LRC) tutoring areas throughout the semester; no referrals or fees are necessary.

Can't make it to campus? Try SJCC's online tutoring service

Interested in helping other students learn and succeed? 

Apply here to become a peer reading and writing tutor!


Contact Us

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Location

LRC-103

(1st Floor of the Library)

 

Phone:

(408) 288-3758

 

Hours

MTWTH,  8:30 am - 7:00 pm

F,  8:30 am - 2:00 pm

 

Evelyn Rojas, RWC Program Coordinator

(408) 288-3761

evelyn.rojas@sjcc.edu

 

Teresa McKimmey, LRC Faculty Coordinator 

(408) 298-2181 x3436
Office: LRC-104

teresa.mckimmey@sjcc.edu 


 

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