The Write Place

Get one-to-one assistance in all types of writing, including essays, reports, basic skills in English, grammar and punctuation, formatting papers, speech outlines, vocabulary and ways to make your writing stronger before it is submitted for grading. Tutors can also assist with reading skills.

Cost: Free
Location: Building B, Room B274
Who can use: Students enrolled in credit classes at ECC and ECC employees.
How to enroll: Stop by Building B, Room B274, or call 847-214-7480 for information.
Drop-In Hours: Mondays and Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Appointments: Available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Mondays through Thursday. Call 847-214-7480 for availability.
Online support: Sign up for English/writing assistance for any class by sending your name, student ID, and applicable course number to tutoring@elgin.edu. Online support is offered through D2L. Tutors respond to student questions/submissions within 24 hours.