Get Help With Your Speeches Early and Often!

Unfortunately, we have not yet been able to hire a student tutor in the Communication Lab. The hope is that we will be able to hire someone and open in March. Please check back and we hope you'll soon be able to visit the Communication Lab in Cloud 208 B for support in crafting and delivering speeches.

Communication Lab Hours of Operation
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12-5pm 10am-5:30pm 12:30-5pm 1-5pm CLOSED

** Hours of operations are subject to change. Unexpected closures will be noted on this Comm Lab Hours google doc.**

Services We Provide

The Communication Lab offers one-on-one tutoring, workshops and study groups. Visit anytime during our open hours to get help with the following:

  • selecting the right topic for the right speech
  • crafting a clear thesis statement that fits the purpose of the speech
  • organizing and developing a speech outline
  • writing the most effective introductions and conclusions
  • creating and using visual aids
  • researching a speech topic
  • practicing all aspects of delivery from eye contact to the use of note cards


  • When you arrive, use your Student ID # to sign-in on the lab computer (required!)
  • Bring assignment sheets and outline instructions provided by your instructor
  • Appointments are not taken; all students are encouraged to drop-in
  • Drop-ins will be seen on a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Tutors do not proofread outlines for grammar; they address issues related to the speech writing process
  • You will be given verification of your attendance for your instructor