The Catholic University of America

Welcome to the CUA Writing Center

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

The Writing Center will be closed beginning Wednesday, November 26th through Sunday, November 30th for the Thanksgiving holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!

Click here to schedule an appointment.


Walk in on the weekend! 


Dissertation Boot Camp (June 23-27)

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

Writing Center Undergraduate Tutor Program

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


Pryz 213

Monday, 10am - 8pm

Tuesday, 10am - 8pm

Wednesday, 10am - 6pm

Thursday, 10am - 8pm

Friday, 10am - 5pm

Mullen Library (Main Lobby)

Wednesday, 5 - 8pm

Saturday, 12 - 3pm

Leahy Hall (room 100)

Sunday, 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.

Contact Us

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

Writing Center Phone: 202-319-4286

Director: Dr. Kevin Rulo

Assistant Director: Erik Gravel

Director of Undergraduate Tutor Program: Dr. Taryn L. Okuma

Outreach Coordinator: Emily Linz


Locations and Hours




Wednesdays, 5-8pm

Saturdays, 12-3pm


LEAHY HALL (room 100)

Sundays, 6-9pm

Satellite hours are walk-in only.


Tuesdays, 12-3pm

Thursdays, 2-5pm



The Writing Center will offer drop-in writing assistance at Tutor Day (including help with strategies for exam essays).

Sat., Dec. 6, 1-5pm, Pryz Great Rooms. See you there!