Bruce McKenna Writing Center

During campus closure, the writing center will be providing writing assistance via email. Students can send their essay drafts with instructions attached to

  • We will be offering this service from 4/5-6/9.
  • Students should allow roughly 1-3 business days for a response, depending on different traffic times throughout the quarter.
  • When you receive your tutor's response, please open the Word document so that you can view their margin comments.

Location: Seattle Central Library, Classroom A

This center offers individual and group tutoring sessions for writers of all skill levels:

  • Advice on the writing process (revision, planning, outlining, research)
  • Feedback on all types of academic writing, including class papers
  • Assistance with personal statement and transfer application essays
  • Help with resume and cover letter writing

Appointment/Session Guidelines

  • Appointments and drop-in sessions are 30 minutes in length
  • We serve students on a first-come, first-served basis; appointments are highly recommended
  • Only one session per student per day
  • Appointments cannot be made outside of writing center hours
  • Appointment cannot be made on the same day
  • Do not disrupt other students’ sessions. If you need assistance, please ask the supervisor or an available tutor

For any questions about becoming a tutor, about appointments or classroom visits, or to schedule an appointment, please contact MiSun Bishop at