Writing Center

Writing Center at AU

The Nancy Dickinson Writing Center promotes writing across the curriculum at Augustana University by offering the following:
  • Classroom presentations supporting W-Component Courses
  • Tutor services to any enrolled Augustana student
  • Writing-related workshops for faculty and students
  • Cappuccinos, tea and espresso provided

The Writing Center is available to all students at Augustana. Our internationally-certified peer tutors/consultants can do the following:

  • Help with any writing assignments (not just English).
  • Discuss writing assignments to help you understand what is required.
  • Assist you to think through and develop your ideas.
  • Help you organize your information and plan your paper.
  • Suggest strategies to help you edit and proofread effectively.

Why not have a second set of eyes on your paper and learn a few useful writing tools?

Writing Center at AU

Writing Center at AU

Book Appointment

Writing Center Tutors are available in the Writing Center, Mikkelsen Library Classroom (not during J-Term) and online. The center takes walk-ins, but prefers that students book an appointment. Students need to set up an account if they haven't booked with the center before.

Call to set up a weekly appointment or stop in during walk-in hours for help with any writing assignment.

Writing Center

Summer 2024 Writing Center Hours

The center takes walk-ins but prefers that students book an appointment


  • Nancy Dickinson Writing Center | Humanities 220 | writing@augie.edu | 605.274.5441