About the Writing Center

The Center for Excellence in Writing and Communication promotes effective writing and communication as lifelong skills. These skills are necessary for personal and professional success; they are also powerful ways in which people think through issues, consider multiple points of view and become more consciously aware of the world around them. Visit the Writing Center to learn more about how we can help you grow as a writer, reader, and thinker.

Physical Location: 193 Science Library
Hours: 9 am-5 pm Mondays-Thursdays, 9 am-4 pm Fridays

Evening Satellite Locations (all 5-8 pm): 

  • Anteater Learning Pavilion: Mondays through Thursdays
  • Langson Library: Mondays through Thursdays

Housing Satellites – Drop-in hours only for residents of the housing location:

  • Middle Earth: Dome of Stars; Tuesdays from 7-9
  • Mesa Court: Conejo Suite; Tuesdays from 7-9
  • Arroyo Vista: Community Area; Wednesdays from 7-9 pm

Phone: (949)-824-8949

Email: writing-center@uci.edu


We’re located on the ground level at Science Library (building 520 on the campus map), the first door to your left as you enter the library’s courtyard area from Ring Road.