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University Writing Center


Please contact us for a brief (15-20 minute) introduction to the Writing Center. We are happy to host classes with 25 or fewer seats in our conference room (#112E Cook Library) or to come to your classroom. Staff are also available to work with you to tailor presentations or workshops on writing topics to meet the needs of your students. 

To schedule a class visit or in-center orientation, contact USM Writing Center Coordinator Eugene Gordon at

Syllabus Statements

Students at the University of Southern Mississippi have access to individualized assistance with writing and speaking assignments for any class through the University's Writing Center and Speaking Center at the Hattiesburg Campus. The centers offer personalized assistance at any stage of the writing or speaking process, including brainstorming for topic ideas, developing an outline, conducting research, or learning proofreading or presentation skills. The Speaking Center also offers practice rooms for recording presentations and working with delivery aids such as PowerPoint.

Speaking Center -- 601.266.4965, Cook Library 117,

Writing Center -- 601.266.4821, Cook Library 112,

Gulf Park Academic Success Center -- 228.214.3346, Gulf Coast Library,  

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University Writing Center
Cook Library 112

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