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Mission Statement

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.


To view our policy on actively editing papers, please click here.

We look forward to helping you with all of your writing needs!

Locations and Hours

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

Fridays, 10am-5pm

(We welcome walk-in appointments at all times at our Pryzbyla Center Location on an "as available" basis. To ensure that you will be seen, we encourage you to make an appointment through the website. Scheduled walk-in hours for the Pryz are listed below and operate on a first come, first served basis.)

Pryz Walk-in Hours: Thursdays, 10a-1p

Mullen Library (Satellite, Walk-in only): Wednesdays, 5-8pm; Saturdays, 11a-2pm

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