center for writing excellence

The Center for Writing Excellence provides writing support to the faculty, staff, and students of Southeast, as well as writers from beyond the campus.  The Center has three main areas of activity.  

The Center for Writing Excellence also now coordinates TurnItIn.  Please visit our TurnItIn information page for help signing up or using the website.

Writing Proficiency Exams
The center oversees the administration and scoring of placement exams and outcomes assessment exams in college writing.
Writing Lab
An online and face-to-face resource to assist students at all levels to develop as writers.
Writing in the Disciplines
Support for faculty as writing instructors in their areas of expertise.
Quick Reference Guide

Tutorials for common writing problems, how-to formatting guides, and guides to both APA and MLA citation styles.


Memorial Hall 103
Center for Writing Excellence
One University Plaza, MS 4185
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701