English for Professional Purposes Intercultural Center

Individual Consultations

Individual Consultations

EPPIC Individual Consultations (EICs)

Are you writing an academic paper?  Preparing for a job interview in English?  Seeking practice and feedback on an oral presentation?

EPPIC offers individual consultations (EICs) for international multilingual students and scholars to support their advanced  skills in spoken and written academic English.

Consultations in Fall 2019 will be available by appointment from September 3-December 13.

Guidelines for scheduling EIC appointments:

  • Writing Focus:  You may schedule up to two consecutive 30-minute sessions per day.
  • Speaking & Pronunciation Focus: You may reserve one 30-minute session per day.
  • You may schedule a maximum of eight sessions (or 4 hours) per semester.

All consultation appointments take place in 220 Boucke Building  (Penn State Learning).

10:30 am-12:30 pm / Jacob
1:00-3:00 pm / Jacob

To get the most from your consultation, we encourage you to come prepared with specific assignments, projects, and goals.

*Please note that consultations are not available for standardized test preparation, such as for the GRE (Graduate Record Examination) or TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).  Test preparation services are available in the State College area through the Mid-State Literacy Council.

*EPPIC consultants do not provide proofreading or copy-editing services.  A list of local copy-editors for hire is available on the Graduate Writing Center’s website.