The University of San Francisco: Learning and Writing Center

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Faculty Information

Faculty Information FAQs In alignment with our mission, the staff of the Learning & Writing Center works with USF faculty to help students achieve the goals set for the course.

We can provide peer tutors to assist students with the development of course-specific study strategies and greater understanding of course material. For historically challenging courses, we also offer Supplemental Instruction.  Our staff can develop and facilitate workshops  on course-specific topics and issues and is also available to offer additional individualized support for students.

Sample Syllabus Statement

The Learning & Writing Center provides assistance to all USF students in pursuit of academic success. Peer tutors provide regular review and practice of course materials in the subjects of Math, Science, Business, Economics, Nursing and Languages. Other content areas can be made available by student request.  To schedule an appointment, log-on to TutorTrac at Students may also take advantage of writing support provided by Rhetoric and Language Department instructors and academic study skills support provided by Learning Center professional staff. For more information about these services contact the Learning & Writing Center at (415) 422-6713(415) 422-6713, email: or stop by our office in Cowell 215. Information can also be found on our website at


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