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    Diana George, Director
    Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
    Jennifer Lawrence, Assistant Director
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Now located on the second floor of Newman Library.

    Location map of the Writing Center in Newman Library

The Virginia Tech Writing Center is a free service for all Virginia Tech students, faculty, and staff, at all levels. We're located in Newman Library's second floor learning commons, just past the elevators.

We work with writing and reading assignments from any course in the University. We can also help you with writing projects that are not linked to classes.

While we try to accommodate walk-in sessions when possible, we strongly encourage you to make an appointment.

Call us at (540) 231-5436 to schedule your session!

Community Writing Center

The Writing Center also serves the Blacksburg community at the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library. Tutors are available on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 5:30-7:30, February 4th-May 8th. This service is available to anyone, not just those affiliated with Virginia Tech. Writing Center tutors will help with resumes, cover letters, essays, and personal writings.

To make an appointment at the Community Writing Center, please call the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library, Blacksburg branch, at (540) 552-8246.

Summer Hours

During exam week
Thursday, May 8: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday, May 9: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Monday, May 12: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 13: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

2014 Summer Hours
Summer I
May 27-July 3
12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays

Summer 2
July 8-August 16
5 p.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays

Come by or call to schedule an appointment!

For an appointment, call the Writing Center at (540) 231-5436