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English Department Tiger Lab

In MLK 252, you will find an open lab with tutorial services and a variety of online resources and information on writing basics across the curriculum. The Tiger Lab provides computers with helpful materials. as well as one-on-one 15-minute tutorial services to students. The Lab makes available English Instructors and student tutors. on site to answer your questions and assist you in your writing projects. The lab is primarily designed for students enrolled in English courses but is open to all currently enrolled students.

Tiger Writing Lab Guidelines

  • Sign-in with Name/TSU ID.
  • Be a currently enrolled student.
  • Students may drop in at any time to see a Professor/Tutor. Students can come to the Writing Lab for a 15-minute tutorial session(s) up to 3 times each week, but not more than once a day.
  • Tutors will not correct or edit assignments, but they may give advice on content and form.
  • Students must bring a copy of the assignment or essay prompt and a hardcopy (typed) of the paper.
  • Professors/Tutors will not review mid-terms, essay exams or final exams assignments.
  • Students must not expect tutorial sessions to begin within 15 minutes of closing.
English Instructors /Tutors will offer suggestions for improving the content of the paper structure based on MLA guidelines and/or their expertise.

Hours of Lab/Tutoring

Monday through Thursday Open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Lunch Hour Closed 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Friday Open 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Note: These helpful links have been consolidated to provide you with assistance in your writing. Credit for sources have been provided.