General Policies

Tips for a productive Writing Center session

Please schedule an appointment ahead of time.  Appointment Rules

Appointments can be made in person or by calling 703.450.2511.

We do not schedule appointments via email.

All sessions must be in person and the student must be present with the consultant.

Please plan to work on one essay per session.

If you must cancel an appointment, let us know as soon as possible.

All sessions are 30-minutes long.

We will no longer accept appointments if you miss more than two sessions without notice.

Walk-in students are accepted only if there is a consultant available.

Prior to a session, a student must sign in.

After a session, please fill out an anonymous Writing Center Evaluation.

Please remember, we are not an editing service.