Writing Center

Get Free One-on-One Writing Help in All Subjects

Improve your writing skills. Get feedback on your projects. Overcome writer's block. We can help you with your essays, papers, bibliographies, transfer and scholarship applications, and more.

You can write, revise, edit and print your work from our lab computers. Bring your own laptop or tablet, or pen and paper, and use our work tables.

Drop in or make an appointment. Or check out our Writing Center resources.

Have questions? Contact us.

We Can Help with Any Subject

Papers and Essay Exams

  • Clarifying assignments
  • Interpreting literature
  • Citing sources in MLA, APA, Chicago and other formats
  • Oral presentations
  • Essay exam strategies

Writing Skills

  • Developing and organizing ideas
  • Editing and proofreading skills
  • Grammar and punctuation
  • Research process
  • Word processing

Resume and Application Essays

  • Transfer applications to four-year schools
  • Scholarship essays
  • Resumes
  • Cover letters

Contact Writing Center

Meet with the Writing Center Staff

All you need is your student ID number.

Drop In
  • Visit the Writing Center.
  • Tell the receptionist that you want to meet with a staff member.
Make a 30-Minute Appointment
  • Call or come to the front desk.
  • Choose a face-to-face or online appointment. If you make an online appointment, we will send you a link to log in at your appointment time.
Nevada County Campus

Visit us for a drop-in session.


Get on-campus writing support in all subject areas. For peer tutoring, drop in or make an appointment.

Online Writing Center
  • Call the Rocklin Writing Center to make an online appointment.
  • You can also visit the Distance Learning Online Tutoring Help Center. You will have to log in with mySierra, follow the prompts, and click "Enroll" to add tutoring to your Canvas course list.

Rocklin Campus LR 424

  • Fall and Spring Hours
    M-Th: 8:00am - 6:30pm
    F: 9:00am - 4:30pm

Nevada County Campus N2 203

  • Phone: (530) 274-5265
  • Fall and Spring Hours
    TTh: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    W: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Tahoe/Truckee Campus LRC/Library

  • Phone: (530) 550-2284