How to Use the Online Writing Center

  • Step 1: Book An Appointment

    Please note the following changes to our online scheduling policy, effective March 1, 2015: Online Writing Center sessions last 45 minutes. To ensure that students have access to the Online Writing Center, we must limit appointments to no more than two sessions per week.

    1. Go to our Meet Us Online page.
    2. Click schedule an appointment on our calendar. 
    3. On the SetMore calendar, read our booking policy and click  Okay.
    4. Select  Online Tutoring.
    5. Select a date using the calendar and a time by clicking on an available time. 
      Appointment Calendar

    6. On the booking page, enter your contact details, including a current phone number and your IUP email. Tell us the course , professor, and description of the paper that you’d like to discuss with your tutor.
    7. Click Continue and confirm your information. You may choose to receive a text message reminder a few hours before your appointment.
    8. Click Book Appointment.
    9. Check your email. You will receive a confirmation email from SetMore when your request is received. 

    Online appointment times are reserved specifically for you and your tutor. If you cannot keep an appointment, let us know as soon as possible so that another student can have this time with a tutor. To cancel an appointment, email us at  

  • More Writing Help

    The Kathleen Jones White Writing Center provides tutoring services, workshops, and writing resources.