Writing/Tutoring at CAE


Writing/Tutoring at CAE

Enhance your skills and achieve academic success.

The Center for Academic Excellence contributes to USJ's vibrant academic community by serving as a resource to the University and the surrounding area.

Contact us to find out more.

spring 2017 Hours

Regularly scheduled Literacy, Academic Success, Content, and Writing Tutoring appointments will begin for the Spring 2017 semester on Monday, January 23.  The CAE will be open during the Spring Semester Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Please call 860.231.5514 or email caeappt@usj.edu to inquire about tutor availability and to make an appointment.

Our services include:

  • One-on-one consultations, small-group tutorials, study tables and other advisement delivery modes
  • Education on the values of compassionate service and the rewards of academic excellence
  • Skills to enhance students' competencies in written expression and critical reasoning across and within the disciplines
  • Leadership development for students who serve as tutors
  • Faculty assistance with integrating writing within their teaching, including writing assessment and pedagogical support
  • Supplemental instruction for students to advance their abilities to learn complex concepts and achieve success in challenging courses