Hours & Locations

Any graduate or undergraduate GVSU student can make an appointment or take advantage of our drop-in hours simply by coming into the center with a draft of your writing. If you have questions or want assistance scheduling an appointment, please call 331-2922.

Exam Week Hours (4/23-4/27)

The writing center is open during exam week for drop-ins and appointments, however our hours do change for exam week, so please check below. We look forward to working with you. 

Exam Week Hours: ALLENDALE

Allendale - Lake Ontario Hall 120: 

Sunday (April 23): 2pm-6pm

Monday-Tuesday (April 24-25): 9am-6pm

Wednesday (April 26): 9am-11am &1pm-5pm (Closed 11am-1pm)

Thursday (April 27): 9am-5pm

Friday (April 28): CLOSED

Allendale - Knowledge Market (MIP): 

Sunday (April 23) - Tuesday (April 25): 6pm-10pm

Exam Week: Downtown

Downtown - Knowledge Market (Steelcase):

Monday (April 24) - Tuesday (April 25): 11am-6pm

Wednesday (April 26) - Thursday (April 27): 2pm-5pm

Exam Week: Online

Online - Google Docs:

Monday-Wednesday (April 24-26): 8pm-12am

Spring/Summer hours (May 8-June 21)

The writing center is open during the spring and summer sessions! Our hours are limited, but we reopen in the fall (Wednesday 9/6) with all our regular services and at all locations. 

Spring - Allendale

Allendale: Lake Ontario Hall 120


  • 10am-2pm (drop-ins)
  • 2pm-4pm (appointments only - must be made 24-hours in advance)

Spring - Downtown

Downtown: Steelcase Knowledge Market (DeVos Building A)


  • 2pm-4pm: Appointments only (must be made 24-hours in advance)
  • 4pm-6pm: Drop-ins

Spring: Online

Online assistance through Google Docs

  • Monday-Wednesday 8pm-10pm 

Email Service: This service is only available to graduate students, online students, and those taking classes in Muskegon, Traverse City, or Holland. To submit, use this Web Form. Please allow 72 hours from time of submission for feedback. 

Regular Fall Hours begin Wednesday September 6th (after Labor Day)

See below for all regular writing center services and locations. We reopen in the fall after Labor Day, but our services are available during the spring/summer sessions too. Check above!


Lake Ontario Hall 120 - 

Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Sunday 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

You can find us located in the same hallway as The Padnos International Center



Knowledge Market: Mary Idema Pew Library (1st floor) -

Sunday - Thursday 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

You can find us working with the Speech Consultants, the Peer Research Consultants, & the Data Inquiry Lab all on the first floor of the library across from the Reference Desk and around the corner from Argo.



Online via Google Docs -

Monday - Wednesday 8:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Email Service - ONLY for students with content from online classes, who are enrolled in graduate courses, are studying abroad, or are taking classes at the Holland, Traverse City, Petosky, or Muskegon campuses. Here is the web form for submitting drafts to this service. 

For more information about email consultations, click here



Knowledge Market: Steelcase Library -

Monday - Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


You can find us working alongside the Speech Consultants & the Peer Research Consultants in the Collaboration Zone, located in Building A near the Steelcase Library. 


CHS Building - 

Monday & Thursday @ 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

You can find us in Room 100.


Have other questions? Stop in and visit! Or call us at 331-2922.

Page last modified April 24, 2017