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Writing Center

Strategic Enrollment Management and Student Success

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Providing peer-based support to help VCU students become the strongest writers possible

Fall 2021 writing support

This fall, the Writing Center is offering in-person and virtual appointments from August 24 through December 22. In-person hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. in MCALC and Sunday, 12-5 p.m. in the Health Sciences Library downtown. Online appointments are available during these times, too, with additional remote support Monday through Thursday evenings, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 12-6 p.m.

See our appointments page for safety guidelines and information about making an appointment through Navigate.

If you need further assistance, please call the Writing Center phone line, (804) 828-4851, available Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Academic Learning Commons
Fourth Floor
1000 Floyd Ave.

Fall 2021 hours

In-person hours:

MCALC 4203, Monday through Friday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Health Sciences Library, 1st floor, Sunday: 12-5 p.m. 

Online hours:

Monday through Thursday: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Friday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: 12-6 p.m.


  • Wednesdays from 1-2 pm: Staff Development
    • August 14-23
    • September 6: Labor Day
    • November 2: Election Day
    • November 22-28: Fall Break
    • December 22-January 17: Winter Break
  • Please note, we will offer online writing support during the holiday intersession, Dec. 27-Jan. 8. The schedule will be announced closer to the start date.

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How can we help you?

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We provide assistance at all stages of the writing process, from brainstorming to final draft.

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Schedule an in-person or online consultation with a member of our student team. Learn more about appointments »

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Attend a workshop

Sharpen your writing skills at our undergraduate and graduate-level workshops

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