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Overview of Hume Center Tutoring

The Hume Center is staffed by experienced, trained tutors who can help you at any stage of the writing or speaking process on any type of writing or speaking assignment. To meet with a tutor, schedule an appointment, stop by Hume for drop-in hours, or visit one of our "satellite" locations across campus.

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Go directly to our online scheduling system to book an appointment. We recommend using the browser FireFox. Please email or call (650) 723-0045 if you are having difficulty reserving an appointment.

In writing, our appointment-based tutors are lecturers who teach in the Program in Writing and Rhetoric and trained graduate students from various academic disciplines. In oral communication, our appointment-based tutors are trained graduate and undergraduate students from various disciplines

Rebekah, one of our drop-in tutors

View information about dropping in to see a writing or oral communication tutor, no appointment necessary. Drop-in tutors hold hours in the Hume Center; in addition, we have drop-in writing tutors located in satellite locations across campus

Julian, one of our oral communication tutors

Learn more about our tutors

View appointment scheduling instructions and tutoring logistics and policies

If you are a Stanford student studying abroad, you may request an online tutoring appointment

Information about our program to support students working on digital media projects, such as PowerPoints, videos, websites or poster presentations

StoryLab’s mission is to help Stanford students, faculty and staff learn the craft of storytelling. Let us help you build vivid, compelling stories out of your research, personal experiences, imagination, and insights.