Hours, Contact Info & Location

UC Irvine Center for Excellence in Writing and Communication
193 Ayala Science Library
Phone: 949-824-8949 (NOTE: no reception staff on duty during summer. Email is preferred during this time.)
Email (general inquiries & scheduling only): writing-center@uci.edu

The Center offers services for currently enrolled UCI undergraduate students only.
Graduate students may contact the Graduate Resource Center to set up a writing tutorial; the GRC can be reached at grc@uci.edu or 949-824-3849.

Fall, Winter, & Spring Hours


Writing Center Regular Business Hours
Monday-Thursday, 8am-8pm
Friday, 8am-4pm

CLOSED on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays

Summer Hours


Writing Center Summer Business Hours
Monday-Thursday, 9am-5pm
Friday, 9am-4pm

  • Appointments with writing specialists are available
    • Consultations may not be available at all hours due to teaching commitments and grant projects
  • Online consultations with Writing Specialists are processed within 2 business days
  • Walk-in consultation availability is limited, and will be fit in if there is sufficient time (~30 min.) after existing commitments to appointments, online consultations,  grant projects, teaching, and Scholarship Opportunities work.
  • Student reception staff are NOT on duty for the summer
    • Email contact is preferred (writing-center@uci.edu)
    • When arriving for an appointment, please ring the bell at the front desk

CLOSED on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays

Location


We’re located on the ground level at Ayala 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.

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