Student Resources

The Writing Center

The Writing Center provides assistance with writing concerns for all courses, including English courses.  For more information or to make an appointment, contact the writing center by phone at 507.457.5505 or in person in Minne 348.

The Academic Integrity Policy

The Academic Integrity Policy is followed and enforced in all English courses. Individual course syllabi will articulate individual course policies regarding academic integrity.

Student Support Services

Student Support Services is a community of support for first-generation, low-income, and students with documented disabilities designed to help students achieve their goal of graduation. Student Support Services offers a wide variety of free services including: one-on-one tutoring, supplemental instruction, advising, career counseling, personal counseling, free tickets to cultural events, a study skills class and opportunities to attend a Student Leadership Conference. For more information, visit the website or in person at Krueger Library 219.

The Krueger Library

The Krueger Library is a critical resource for English majors and minors.  The library provides access to research materials, quiet study space, and small conference rooms for group work.  A library orientation is included in a number of English courses, and some courses have library resource pages for students to use for their research assignments.  For assistance in finding and using library materials, students are encouraged to contact Allison Quam, the English Department library liaison at

Access Services for Students with Disabilities

Access Services for Students with Disabilities provides students with demonstrated disabilities access to support, tutoring, and assistance with implementing academic accommodations.  For more information, visit their website at

The Advising Department

The Advising Department provides information about tutoring services, online advising tools, and registration information.  For more information, visit the website or e-mail

The Counseling Center

The Counseling Center provides students who are experiencing problems such as stress, family problems, relationship concerns, or academic concerns with individual counseling and support resources.  For more information or to make an appointment, visit the website.

The Inclusion and Diversity Office

The Inclusion and Diversity Office promotes activities that focus on issues related to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, beliefs, ability levels, economic status, sexual identity, gender identity, and religion. The office sponsors student clubs, scholarships and various events. 

GLBT Resources 

GLBT Resources are available through the Counseling Center and the Inclusion and Diversity office.

Career Services

Career Services provides students with career counseling, preparation for the job search process, announcements about job fairs and on-campus interview schedules, and on and off campus employment opportunities.  For more information, visit the website or e-mail