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Academic Writing Center

AWC Location

Located on the fourth floor of Langsam Library in room 401N, the Academic Writing Center provides UC students with free writing assistance. If you would like a trained writing tutor to help you get started on your writing assignment or review your writing, make an appointment or stop in during our drop-in hours.

Schedule an Appointment

The best way to meet with a tutor is to schedule an appointment. Doing so secures your time with a specific tutor of your choosing. Please schedule an appointment on our website or by phone at 513-556-3912.

Download the instructions for scheduling and managing your appointments in TutorTrac and activating text alerts.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Thursday
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Friday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Drop-in Hours
Monday-Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday, & Sunday
Closed

AWC Online Tutoring Programs

The Academic Writing Center has two new online tutoring programs for students: AWC Online and AWC Tutor Feedback. These two programs are accessible for all UC students, so see which one works best for you. 

AWC Online 2

AWC Online allows students to video conference with AWC Tutors and work on their papers online and in real-time. First, schedule an AWC Online appointment with a tutor. Next, submit your paper via the AWC Online form. Then, at your scheduled your time, conference with a tutor through Google Hangouts. 

For more information read our detailed instructions for the service or watch the quick informational AWC Online video

AWC Tutor Feedback 2

AWC Tutor Feedback allows students to submit drafts of their essays to AWC tutors and receive helpful feedback. To access the service, just simply submit your paper via the AWC Tutor Feedback form. Within 24-48 hours, an AWC tutor will email the essay and feedback to you. 

For more information read our detailed instructions for the service or watch the quick informational AWC Tutor Feedback video

Students, Staff, and Faculty

If you have any questions regarding the Academic Writing Center, please contact AWC Coordinator Dr. Joseph Cunningham at joseph.cunningham@uc.edu