Bethune Writing Centre


Writing Centre Appointments are now online via Zoom (instructions).

About the Writing Centre

The Bethune Writing Centre, located in BC 206, offers FREE one-on-one or small group instruction in academic writing to undergraduate students affiliated with Bethune College.

The Bethune Writing Centre can help you with the following:

  • Drafts and proofreading
  • Writing a thesis statement
  • Making sense of assignment instructions
  • How to construct an argument for a critical essay or report
  • Citations and references
  • Organizing the structure of an essay or scientific report
  • How to write an introduction, conclusion, or summary
  • Writing a personal statement


  • appointments with the writing tutor must be made at least one day in advance
  • appointments can be made up to 3 weeks in advance
  • only one appointment at a time is permitted
  • after an appointment, you must wait until the next day to make another appointment
  • Drop in: If there is no appointment or no one shows up for their appointment, the door will be open and you can drop in


Winter 2020 Schedule

Day Time
Tues-Thurs 1-4:30 pm

Starting Tues Jan 14

Please note that these appointment slots are for Bethune College affiliated  undergraduate students only (this includes all Lassonde and Science undergrads). This also includes students who need help in Lassonde or Science courses. Other students should use the LAPS Writing Centre instead. Appointments by non-Bethune students will be cancelled. Sorry.

Links/Online Resources