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Writing Center & English 800 Center
The Writing Center: Appointments and Hours

How do I make an appointment?

To make an appointment to see a Writing Center instructor, stop by the Writing Center (18-104) or call the Center at (650) 574-6436.

What happens if I need to cancel an appointment?

Please call to cancel as far in advance of your scheduled appointment as possible. Call the Writing Center number at: (650) 574-6436. If there is no one to answer your call, please leave a message. If you miss two appointments and have not called to cancel, you will lose the right to make another appointment.

When is the Writing Center open?

During Fall and Spring semesters, the Writing Center is open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM to 8:30 PM and Friday from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. During the summer, the Writing Center is open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM to 8:30 PM and is closed on Fridays.

When are specific instructors available?

Those instructors whose names are in black are native speaker instructors.
Those instructors whose names are in red are ESL instructors.
Those instructors whose names are in green are both native speaker and ESL instructors.
Those instructors whose names are in blue are online instructors. 

Writing Center, Fall 2015 

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
8-9 am          
9-10 am Newman 9:10-9:50 Kitamura 9:10-9:50
Stafford 9:40-10
Newman 9:10-9:50
Stafford 9:40-10
Brennan 9:10-9:50
Alunan 9:30-10 
Newman 9:10-9:50
10-11 am Petit 10:10-11  Stafford
Reynolds 10:20-11 
Stafford Alunan   
11 am - 12 pm Petit 11-11:50
Steele 11:40-12 
Reynolds 11-11:40
Brennan 11:50-12
Basnage 11:15-11:55  Alunan 11-11:30
Sobel (ESL) 
Maxwell 11:10-12 
12-1 pm Steele
Petit 12:40-1
Reynolds 12:50-1 
Brennan
Ebert 12:10-1 
Reynolds 12:50-1
Keller 12:30-1
Kolongowski 12:10-1 
Sobel (ESL)
Sherer 12:10-1 
Maxwell 
1-2 pm Petit
Reynolds
Kitamura 1-1:40

Kurland (ESL)
(or Grammar Workshop)
Brennan 1-1:50
Ebert 1-1:30
Woltag 
Reynolds
Keller 1-1:50
Kolongowski 1-1:30
Sobel (ESL) 1-1:40
Stafford 1:10-1:50 
Sherer 1-1:30
Maxwell 1:15-1:55
Kitamura 
Maxwell 1-1:10
Newman 1:10-1:50 
2-3 pm Reynolds 2-2:10
Petit 2-2:30

Kurland (ESL)
(or Grammar Workshop) 
Woltag 2-2:20  Reynolds 2-2:10  Kitamura 2-2:20   
3-4 pm Kurland (ESL)
(or Grammar Workshop) 1:45-3:05 
       
4-5 pm Struss (ESL) 4:20-5

Steele 4:30-5 (online conferences)
Staff 4:30-5
Fitzgerald 4:30-5
Kurland (ESL) 4:20-5
Steele 4:30-5 
Alunan 4:20-5 (online conferences)
Bianchi (ESL) 4:30-5
 
 
5-6 pm Struss (ESL) 5-5:40
Steele (online conferences) 
Staff 5-5:50
Fitzgerald 
Kurland (ESL) 5-5:40
Steele 
Alunan 5-5:40 (online conferences)
Bianchi (ESL) 5-5:50
Dowling 5:50-6 
 
6-7 pm Steele Fitzgerald Steele  Dowling   
7-8:30 pm Steele  Fitzgerald  Steele  Dowling  
*Please check Fall 2015 ESL Grammar Workshop Schedule for Non-Native Speakers/Writers of English.
**To sign up for an online appointment during this time, please see a staff member for assistance.