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UVM Writing Centers

UVM Writing Center: Appointments


You can make an appointment online at By making an appointment, you reserve time with a peer tutor. If you have a scheduled appointment, please meet your tutor at 105 Bailey/Howe Library, past the main stair case and across from the reference desk. You can also drop in at room 105 to see if a tutor is free.

Location and Hours

We are located in Bailey Howe Library on the first floor past the main stair case and across from the Reference Desk (room 105).

Mon.–Thurs., 10 am–9 pm
Fri., 10 am–5 pm
Sun., 5 pm–9 pm

For a list of tutors, areas of concentration, schedule, and/or to make an appointment go to

Online Tutoring

In most cases, sessions are more effective when tutors can meet with students in person. However, if coming to Bailey/Howe Library would present challenges for you (for example, if you live outside of Chittenden country, or if you have a disability that would make online tutoring more effective), you can request an online appointment. Send an email to Sue Dinitz and the following information:



Year in School:

Current address:

Phone number:

Class or classes for which you are writing a paper(s):

Your goals for the tutoring sessions:

Why you would find it challenging to meet a tutor in person at Bailey/Howe Library:

Any additional information that would be helpful to the tutor:

When you are available to meet with a tutor. We are open Monday-Thursday 10am-9pm, Friday 10am-5pm, and Sundays 6-9pm. Sessions begin and end “on the hour.” Please list all the times that would be convenient.

We will try to review your request within 24 hours. If it is approved, you will be sent the day and time of your appointment(s), plus directions for how to meet your tutor online.

In order for us to schedule an appointment for you, you need to be registered in our scheduling system, WCOnline. If you aren't already registered, go to and click on First visit? Click here to register. Then complete the online registration form. Remember to use your UVM Net ID email (e.g.

Note: In order for the online tutoring platform to work, you need to have a computer with a camera and microphone attached. These are built into most Mac computers but may have to be added on to other computers.

If you are have question or concerns, please contact Sue Dinitz, Director of the Writing Center at

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