The Writing Studio

Writing Studio Summer Hours 

Summer Session, May 30 - August 4

Learning Center, Library 1st Floor

In-Person, Zoom, or Email -- your choice! 

Summer Hours***

Mon: 11 am - 4 pm

Tues: 11 am - 4 pm

Wed: 11 am - 6 pm

Thurs: 11 am - 6 pm

Closed Fri, Sat, & Sun

*** Consultant availability may vary over the summer. See TracCloud, call 707-826-5217, or go to the Learning Center Reception Desk (Library 1st Floor) for the most up-to-date information.


In-Person Location
Library 1st Floor 

Zoom Location
Learning Center Virtual Front Desk

Email-based consultations
Available during all open hours

Need Scheduling Help?

If you would like help scheduling an appointment and/or are facing accessibility-related barriers with TutorTrac, you can schedule a session by contacting Reception at 707-826-5217, by going to our Reception Desk on the Library 1st Floor, by Zooming into the Virtual Front Desk. Check the main Learning Center page for in-person and Zoom Reception hours. 

We look forward to working with you! 

Open during Summer Session, May 30 - August 4


We can help you ...

  • Stay on track with summer class assignments (including Canvas posts and readings) 

  • Finish incompletes 

  • Make progress on graduate-level writing projects

  • Work on technical and science writing

  • Revise your EdTPA and CalTPA portfolios

  • Brainstorm and revise application essays (grad school, scholarship, jobs, etc.) 


The Writing Studio provides free writing support at any stage of the writing process. 

We will work with you on many kinds of writing projects and tasks, including brainstorming, crafting a thesis statement, tackling your senior thesis, revising a biology lab report, and improving your grammar and punctuation.

We can help you with any project that involves communicating ideas to an audience. While that includes essays and other traditional writing assignments, we can also help with slide presentations, videos and screencasts, poster presentations, interview questions, infographics, speeches and podcasts, and other multimodal projects.

We also help with resumes, cover letters, personal essays for scholarships and graduate school, and much more.

Choose Your Writing Studio Session

In-Person Consultations 

  • 50-minute in person consultations in the Learning Center on the Library 1st Floor. Schedule a session or drop in. 

Zoom Consultations 

Email-Based Consultations

Quick writing-related question? Email us at during open hours.

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After-Hours Writing Support

The Learning Center offers free online writing support on Saturday and Sunday and when the Writing Studio is closed via an outside vendor called NetTutor. To sign up, follow the steps below.

NetTutor Hours (Summer)

Mon - Fri: 12:01 am to 12:00 noon & 5:00 pm to 12:00 pm  
Sat & Sun: All day
Note that writing support may be dependent on tutor availability 

How to use NetTutor

1) To have access to online tutoring services, please use the NetTutor link to login.

2) You will be asked to provide your Humboldt username and password.

3) Tutoring is provided on a drop-in basis.

4) You have access to 12 hours of free tutoring through NetTutor per month

How to use NetTutor Video:

About Our Consultants

Writing Studio Consultants are Humboldt undergraduate and graduate students from a range of majors. All participate in ongoing training sessions and evaluations. Read about our Writing Consultants.

Interested in Becoming a Writing Consultant?

The Writing Studio often hires new consultants near the start of each semester. All majors are encouraged to apply. Students interested in becoming Writing Consultants should complete application materials available through the Learning Center Student Jobs webpage. Please direct any questions about the application procedure and deadlines to Dr. Jessica Citti, Writing Studio Coordinator, Library 118, (707) 826-5188,