Writing Center to Resume Autumn Hours & Services

August 15, 2018
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The Ohio State University Writing Center will resume autumn hours of operation, beginning on Monday, August 27, 2018. Specific hours for each location can be found below. These hours will remain in effect until December 7, 2018, when services close for winter break.

In-Person Consultations

  • Individual consultations (45 minutes) in 4120 Smith Laboratory: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Team projects (45 minutes) in 4120 Smith Laboratory: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Online Consultations

  • Live Chat (45 minutes) with WCOnline's real-time text and audio chat

  • Drop-off  (24 to 48 hour response time during business hours; weekend sessions available; not available during university holidays)

Walk-In Consultations

  • Satellite writing center (25 minutes) in 122A Thompson Library: Monday through Friday, 3 to 7 p.m.

  • Veterans' Writing Consultancy in the Veterans' Lounge, 1132 Smith Laboratory: Wednesdays 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday 2 to 5 p.m.

Writing Groups

Writing Groups run from the second or third week of each term to right before finals. We offer support in accountability and goal setting, or in providing interdisciplinary feedback, for graduate and postdoctoral writers.

Faculty Support

Instructors may request classroom visits from the Writing Center to describe our services or for more developed workshops. We also provide writing workshops and retreats, usually bi-annually, for faculty writers. 

Special events (official dates TBA)

More information on these workshops will be released in the near future. Check the Writing Center’s event calendar to learn more.

  • Write-in (for International Write-in Week)
  • English 1110 Workshops
  • First-Year Success Workshops
  • STEP Workshops