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The Writing Center, located in D-201 (The Learning Commons), is here to help students in any class through all stages of the writing process. We also offer help and resources for faculty. Find out more about Who We Are and What We Do!

Make an Appointment

In person in room D-201
By phone at 815-224-0637
Use our online form
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Spring 2016 Schedule

Main Campus

View the detailed tutor schedule.
Monday 8:30-5
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 8-6
Friday 9-2:30

Ottawa Center

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9-10 and 12-1
Tuesday and Thursday 1:30-2:30
To make an appointment at the Ottawa Center, call 815-224-0800 or stop by the reception desk.


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!

Quick Query

Have a brief writing question? 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. Click here to learn more about conversation partners!


We look forward to helping you with your writing assignments!

The Writing Center's logo was designed by student Courtney Ossola in conjunction with the IVCC Graphic Design program.