Writing Center

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Summer 2022 Update

The Writing Center closed for the spring semester on Friday, May 6th. We will reopen online for the Summer 2022 semester on Monday, May 23rd and will close on Friday, August 5th until the first day of Fall 2022 classes starts on Tuesday, August 30th. If you require immediate assistance, please email tutorhelp@writing.upenn.edu. See this guide for booking a remote session.

Click here to make a Writing Center appointment using our online scheduling system (upenn.mywconline.com). Undergraduate students should select the schedule titled "Undergraduate Tutoring: Summer 2022." We do not have graduate writing tutors or coaches available at this time.

If you’re having technical difficulties or would like help with online appointments, please email (tutorhelp@writing.upenn.edu) or call us (215-573-2729). We are available on email and by phone Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM (Eastern).


Undergraduate students are able to schedule face-to-face or online appointments by selecting the schedule "Undergraduate Tutoring: Summer 2022" on the left of our online scheduling system. All appointments must be scheduled ahead of time. Please email tutorhelp@writing.upenn.edu for assistance.

Hours (Eastern)

  • Monday: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 2:00 PM — 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 3:00 PM — 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM; 3:00 PM — 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM; 3:00 PM — 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed


We do not have graduate writing tutors or coaches available at this time. For graduate students seeking summer writing support, there are a number of opportunities for graduate students to connect with writing communities and support through the Graduate Center that may be of interest.