Bruce McKenna Writing Center

Location: Seattle Central Library, Classroom A

(Writing Center opens January 6th)

Winter Quarter Hours

Mondays : 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesdays : 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Fridays : 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

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