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Make an appointment here.

Summer hours:
Monday-Thursday, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm.

You can make an appointment 3 ways:

  • In-person. You would meet with the tutor in 105 Grant Hall.
  • Online. You would meet with the tutor in real time over the internet.
  • Or by Email. You would upload 3 pages of writing and the tutor would respond by email.

If it is your first visit, we recommend an In-person or Online appointment.

To make an appointment, go to uic.mywconline.com, login, and click on an available white square. If you don’t see a time free, please join our waiting list or email wconlinehelp@gmail.com. During daytime hours, you can call the Writing Center at 312-413-2206.

If you scheduled an online appointment, to meet virtually with your tutor, go back to uic.mywconline.com, click your appointment, and then “JOIN ONLINE SESSION.” If the internet connection is good, you and the tutor can agree to use audio or video.

In successful sessions, both you and the tutor participate.

For EMAIL tutoring, when you make the appointment, you will need to attach some writing for the tutor to look at. You may attach up to 3 double-spaced pages. The tutor will send a response within 24 hours of the time of your appointment. If you would like feedback on additional pages, you are welcome to make up to 3 appointments per week.

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If you need help:

Email us at wconlinehelp@gmail.com

Daytime phone: 312-413-2206

See our FAQs about Online Tutoring

View this Video on how to make appointments.

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ANY WRITING: We’ll work with you on research, personal statements, lab reports, memos, class assignments, applications, or whatever you have.

ANY STAGE: We can help you develop a draft or, if you do not have writing yet, we can help you get started.

MAKE AN APPOINTMENT: You can make an appointment three ways. 1. In-person. You would meet with the tutor in 105 Grant Hall.  2. Online. You would meet with the tutor in real time over the internet.  3. By Email. You would upload 3 pages of writing and the tutor would respond by email.

You can make up to 3 appointments per week.

QUESTIONS?  NEED HELP BOOKING OR JOINING AN ONLINE APPOINTMENT? Email: wconlinehelp@gmail.com

Daytime phone: 312-413-2206

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Testimonial feedback from a Writing Center user: Heading link

“This was an amazing experience as someone who came here for the first time. My tutor was very down-to-earth and gave me much better feedback than my professor and classmates. I feel more confident on finishing up my paper after our session here than weeks of class. 10/10 will come back if I have another paper.”

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