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The Writing Center at CUA  

Welcome! The Writing Center is open for business. We look forward to helping you with all your writing needs!

The CUA Writing Center is committed to helping students develop as writers. To this end, we offer one-on-one consultations with student writers of all levels, at all stages of the writing process. We work with students in collaborative consultations where dialogue, practice, and discovery are paramount. Attentive listening, critical reading, and purposeful writing characterize the hallmarks of our sessions. 

If you have questions, please e-mail us at or refer to Frequently Asked Questions.

Apply now for the 2016 GSA/Writing Center Dissertation Boot Camp to be held in Mullen Library, June 20-24!

Writing Center Undergraduate Tutor Program

The Writing Center is pleased to have undergraduate peer tutors working alongside our graduate instructors. Click here to learn more about this exciting opportunity to expand your skills as a writer, instructor, and to attend professional conferences.

Locations and Hours

Pryzbyla 213 (Main Location): Mondays thru Thursdays, 10am-8pm

Fridays, 10am-5pm

Mullen Library (Satellite, Walk-in only): Wednesdays, 5-8pm; Saturdays, 11a-2pm (Not held during finals week)

Leahy Hall 100 (Satellite, Walk-in only): Sundays, 6-9pm 


Closed holidays and during university holiday periods.

If the university closes for inclement weather (including early closings and delayed openings), the Writing Center will close and appointments scheduled during this time will be cancelled. If this happens, please reschedule your appointment online.

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Contact Us

213 Pryzbyla Center
The Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Ave NE
Washington, DC 20064

Writing Center Email:

Writing Center Phone: 202-319-4286
Director: Dr. Kevin Rulo
Director of Undergraduate Tutor Program: Dr. Taryn L. Okuma
Lead Instructor: Justin Keena
Outreach Coordinator: Victoria Scrimer