Build confidence in your writing
We're here to help students, faculty, and staff become more confident writers. To this end, we offer a variety of free services including one-on-one sessions with expert writing consultants, workshops on a range of writing-related topics and a broad selection of handouts developed specifically for the needs of the FGCU community.
Spring 2020 Hours of Operation
Main Location (Library West 202)
Monday - Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm
North Lake Village Drop-ins (Eagles' Landing)
6:00pm - 8:00pm
South Village Drop-ins (Osprey Hall 3rd Floor)
Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Work directly with one of our writing consultants on the questions and concerns you have about your writing and how you can solve them. Our consultants can help during any stage of the writing process, from when you first get your assignment guidelines and need an idea of where to start to making grammar edits, all the way to formatting your final citations.
Walk-ins and Appointments Available
Sessions are available on both a walk-in and appointment basis, depending on what works best for your schedule. If you would like to book an appointment, simply follow the directions below. To do a walk-in session, just visit the Writing Center during our hours of operation! Final walk-ins start at 4:30pm in our Lib West 202 location; final walk-ins for SoVi and North Lake Drop-ins start at 7:30pm.
Appointments can be booked by calling us at (239)590-7141 or by visiting the link below. You can make up to 5 appointments per week (1 appointment per day). Appointments begin at their scheduled start time, and we ask that you sign in no more than 10 minutes before your scheduled start time. If you need to reschedule or cancel an appointment for any reason, please call to let us know.
We're here to help you at every stage of the writing process!
Browse through our student resources, and let us know if you need more assistance.
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We are located in Library West 202. Enter the library through the Library West entrance, located alongside the ArtLab. You will see “Center for Academic Achievement” and “Writing Center upstairs” on the glass doors. To your left will be the Center for Academic Achievement's main office. You can take either the stairs or the elevator across from the CAA to reach the second floor. The Writing Center will be located straight ahead.
If you are looking at the entrance to Starbucks, go around the building to the right. The doors to Library West will now be on your left.