The Writing Center
Welcome to the Writing Center at IVCC.
The Writing Center is located in the Learning Commons in D201. We are here to help students at Illinois Valley Community College through all stages of the writing process for assignments in any classes. Find out more about What We Do and Who We Are. Find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.
The Writing Center will open with a reduced schedule for walk-in sessions only on Tuesday, January 17. We will open with our full schedule on Monday, January 23 and will be taking appointments.
See the detailed tutor schedule here.
Tutoring at the Ottawa Center
The Writing Center is pleased to offer tutoring hours at the IVCC Ottawa location.
To learn more, click Tutoring at the Ottawa Center .
Online Writing Center Help
The Writing Center now offers help for students enrolled in online classes at IVCC. See the guidelines for submitting work to find out how to take advantage of this service.
The Richard Publow Memorial Awards in Writing
The IVCC English department is sponsoring awards for the best essays written in ENG 0900, ENG 1001, and ENG 1002 during the 2016 school year. Click here to learn more about the Richard Publow Memorial Award in Writing!
Have a quick question about writing? Email us with a Quick Query!
English Language Learners Conversation Partners
Are you learning English as your second (or third? or fourth?) language. The Writing Center would be happy to offer you a chance to practice your English skills with a native speaker in a easygoing, friendly environment. To learn more, click English Language Learners Conversation Partners.
To contact the Writing Center and schedule an appointment, just
- Stop by the Writing Center (in the Learning Commons in D201), or
- Call the Learning Commons at (815) 224-0637, or
- Use our online form.
We look forward to helping you with your writing assignments!