The Writing Center

Talk about your writing process, ideas, grammar, arguments, and craft. Bring ideas or drafts (academic, professional, or personal) to your one-on-one session with a peer tutor.

The Writing Center is a free resource for students at Evergreen.

  • Sessions with a writing tutor are 25 or 50 minutes.
  • All sessions are video-conferences during remote operations.

Use a guide to using our appointment scheduler. 

Writing Center Hours

All sessions are remote for summer quarter. Our first day open will be Tuesday of week 1, June, 22, 2021. We will be open through Thursday of Eval week, September 2, 2021. 

Summer Quarter, 2021

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 10 am - 6 pm
Friday - Monday Closed
Campus Holidays and Breaks Closed
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Events and Workshops

See our Events and Workshops page to learn more about how you can get together with other writers. 

Resources

Need to see simple one-sheet handouts, or longer guides on writing at Evergreen? Need resources on citation styles and more? Check out our library of handouts and links.

Giving us Feedback

Your feedback means a lot to us. You can give us feedback in one of two ways:

  • ​Complete our Anonymous Survey. You must use your evergreen.edu account to leave feedback, but the results we see are anonymous. 

  • Email birksa@evergreen.edu to connect directly. 

Increasing Accessibility

The Writing Center can offer alternative tutoring arrangements. What do you need? Find out more about what we offer and how to contact us to make a plan on our preparing for an appointment page. Our scheduling system is accessible for most screen readers by selecting the "text-only" view. 

For Faculty

Faculty, we welcome you to check out our in-class support options on our For Faculty page. 

Learn About Us and Employment 

If you want to learn more about the Writing Center, please see our About Us page and Writing Center Myths page. If you want to become a tutor or take the writing tutoring class, see our Course: Cultivating Voice page. 

Social Media

Follow us on Instagram @evergreen_writingcenter for our word of the week, event flyers, and general encouragement! 
Follow us on our Facebook page: The Writing Center at Evergreen Facebook.

Contact Information  
Phone Olympia: (360) 867-6420 (We are not answering phones while we work remotely. Please email for a timely response.) 
Location Olympia: LIB 2304. We are located in the Evans Hall Library Building on the same level as Red Square, inside the Library itself. (We are not offering in-person appointments and no one is currently staffing the campus location.)
Email See our About Us page for email addresses.