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The Writing Centre (TWC)


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TWC tutors are experienced writers who focus on your role in the writing process, allowing you to develop your abilities and confidence as a writer. We have tutors from a variety of disciplines, including English, Cultural Studies and Political Thought, Psychology, Philosophy, Political Science, History in Art, Linguistics, Mathematics, Engineering, and Law.


We are located on the main floor of the McPherson Library.



April 7th - August 22nd

  • Monday to Friday 11am - 2pm



  • April 18th  for Good Friday
  • April 21st for Easter Monday
  • May 19th for Victoria Day
  • July 1st for Canada Day
  • August 4th for BC Day


Who can use TWC? Students who are registered in undergraduate and graduate programs at UVic are welcome to use our services. Please note, however, that we are unable to help with ECON 225 assignments and take-home exams. Students can have two booked and one drop-in appointment per week but have unlimited access to the drop-in zones.

Want to hire an editor? Check with your instructor first! For more information, click here.


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Book an appointment or pop by our drop-in board to see what's available today.

Having trouble booking an appointment? Watch this tutorial.


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Find out what workshops are currently offered.

About the Tutors

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Info for instructors, TACs, and TAs

online tutoring

Online writing support is now available!



  • We asked for your feedback and we listened: we're piloting the option of having your appointments back-to-back to allow for longer appointment times. This means each UVic student can book two appointments a week, either as two 25-minute appointments or as one 50-minute appointment.


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Have a look at The Arbutus Review by clicking on the image to the left.

The Writing Centre - 250-853-3675 - - Rooms 135K, L and M in the McPherson Library


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