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The Writing Centre

The Writing Centre


The Student Success Centre across from the Bookstore.


Hours are variable
(closed on days that classes are not in session)

Writing support is provided on a drop-in basis during Spring and Summer terms, so please stop by the Student Success Centre and let us know that you’re looking for writing help.

What is it?

The Writing Centre is a free service that provides one-on-one writing consultations as well as tutoring for studies in English. Whether you have a quick question about grammar, or would like feedback on a paper or assignment, the Writing Centre is here to help you excel academically through effective writing.


  • 30 minutes long
  • up to two appointments may be scheduled back-to-back
  • if you would like feedback on your writing, please email a sample of your own writing in advance to writingcentre@concordia.ab.ca
  • please also bring a printed copy of your writing sample to your appointment

The Writing Centre may be able to accommodate drop ins, but availability is not guaranteed.

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to keep your appointment, please use the link provided in your e-mail confirmation to cancel it. Please give a minimum of 24 hours notice of cancellation.

Students who miss 2 appointments will be suspended from this service.

Students who are more than 10 minutes late may lose their appointment

Additional Information

The Writing Centre is subject to the terms of academic honesty as outlined in Section 9.2.9 in the Academic Calendar. Staff will not edit students’ papers, but will help students to develop skills to improve their own writing.


Contact the Writing Centre at writingcentre@concordia.ab.ca.