The Writing Center at UM-DeSoto

What is a writing center and what can it do for you?

The Writing Center is a free service provided by the University of Mississippi to help you become stronger writers and critical thinkers. In the writing center, you will find a community of writing consultants, students like you as well as professionals, specially trained to work with you on any writing project in any major at any stage of the writing process. Our goal is to help you cultivate strategies to strengthen your writing.

UM-DeSoto Writing Center Hours

Monday- Thursday, 9:00 a.m.- 6 p.m.

How can I make an appointment?

Make a writing center appointment here: or call (662) 342-4765

We're currently accepting applications for writing consultants.

If you love working with people one-on-one and enjoy writing, contact Writing Center Director Jeanine Rauch at for more information.

Jeanine Rauch
Director of University of Mississippi-DeSoto Writing Center
(662) 342-4765