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Writing Studio: Writing Help

To book a Writing Consultation, simply click the "Schedule Appointment" button below. 


Writing Consultant Hours

SASS Writing Consultant hours

(fall & spring semesters only): 

Sundays 7pm-10pm

Mondays 9am-3pm, and 7-10pm

Tuesdays 9am-3pm, and 7-10pm

Wednesdays 9am-3pm and 7-10pm

Thursdays 9am-3pm, and 7pm-10pm

Fridays 9am-3pm

When you meet with your writing consultant, please go to the area immediately to your left as you walk in the library doors.  When on duty, Writing Consultants are located in the Writing Studio area.

You should complete the front side of a blue writing consultation form prior to your appointment.  Blue Writing Consultation forms are located in the front of the Writing Studio, to your left as you walk in the library doors. 

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To create a free premium account on Grammarly@edu follow these steps:

1. Go to
2. Provide your name and email. 
3. Check your inbox for the email and click on the activation link.

Grammarly is an online writing assistance and plagiarism tool. Defiance College subscribes to the premium version for our students to utilize in their college writing assignments.

The Writing Studio is located to your left as you enter the Pilgrim Library. 

Writing Studio

Writing Consultants have been recommended by faculty members, have successfully completed the writing courses at Defiance College and are all-around excellent students. Writing Consultants provide students with FREE private, individualized help in half-hour sessions to develop strategies for approaching their writing assignments through a better understanding of purpose, structure, topic, and audience. Writing Consultants are not proofreaders nor merely editors; they are trained to help writers with higher order concerns at ANY stage of the writing process.

If you have questions please call (419-783-2332) or

email (

Writing Workshops

For everyone’s convenience and to accommodate more students, ALL workshops are offered ONLINE via Google Meet:

Spring 2022 Writing Skill Workshops:

Writing Skill Guides

Click on the links below to discover useful tips and strategies to help with the writing process, paraphrasing, citation, plagiarism, MLA and APA:

Apply to be a writing consultant!

Interested in applying to be a Writing Consultant? Find the application below. 

Send your completed application to Assistant Dean Lisa Crumit-Hancock at

Pilgrim Library:   
  Click the purple "Ask Us" side tab above