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Writing Center Policies

Students who plan on taking advantage of the services provided by the St. John Fisher College Writing Center must agree to abide by the policies listed below.

The Writing Center reserves the right to refuse tutoring services to anyone who has violated these policies.

Undergraduate Tutoring

  • Students must bring work to, and be active participants in, their tutorials. We do not allow students to drop off papers for proofreading.
  • Tutorials may not exceed one hour.
  • Tutors may also be available for walk-in visits.
  • Tutors are prohibited from giving opinions about grades.
  • Tutors work with writers during all stages of the process.
  • All tutees must have a current Fisher ID number.
  • Turn cell phones to a quiet setting.

Graduate Tutoring

  • Tutorials are 60 minutes.
  • All tutees must have a current Fisher ID number.
  • Turn cell phones to a quiet setting.

Alumni Tutoring

  • Contact the director of alumni relations at (585) 385-8001.