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Make an Appointment

To meet with a Writing Center tutor, please schedule an in-person or online appointment.


To book an Appointment:

  • Click the "Schedule an Appointment" button above.
  • Select your appointment type (online or in-person).
  • Select a date, tutor, and time.
  • Enter your information, including your SVSU email address.
  • Click "Book." (You should receive a confirmation email.


To Complete an In-Person Session: 

Come to the Writing Center on campus (Zahnow 250) at your scheduled time and your tutor will be waiting for you.

You are welcome to bring a digital or printed copy of your work to your session, or you can just come with ideas and questions.


Having an Issue?

If you encounter technological problems, please directly email the WC staff person associated with your session.

If you can no longer make it to your appointment, please cancel or reschedule your appointment. You can access this page through the appointment’s confirmation email. Staff is notified of these changes.

Video instructions for making or cancelling an appointment are below.


Booking Policy

We ask that students work with a tutor for no longer than 1 hour each day.

Students should cancel sessions they will not attend.

SVSU emails must be used in the scheduling form's "email" field.

  • No gmails or personal emails.



To Complete an Online Session:

Access the Teams link in your appointment confirmation email to start your appointment at the scheduled time.

Make sure you have:

  • A computer camera and a working microphone.
  • The Teams Desktop version for appointments (download and install MS Teams). If you are not able to use the Teams Desktop Version, open Google Chrome or MS Edge, go to the address, and then log in and authenticate.



Dr. Bill De Herder, Director
Zahnow 250C
(989) 964-2486

Writing Center
Zahnow 250
(989) 964-6061