Hours & Locations

Contact Information:

To contact us, please text us at 310-893-6649, email us at wcenter@g.ucla.edu, or call us at 310-206-1320 during our business hours (see the schedule below to find our hours of operation).


Powell Ground Floor 

Hours of Operation: M-Th 10am-6pm | Fri 10am-3pm – 25 or 50 min. scheduled appointments (In-Person or via Zoom)
Drop-In Hours:
Mon. 11am-12pm; 1-2pm; 3-5pm
Tues. 11am-12pm; 1-2pm; 3-6pm
Wed. 11am-12pm; 1-2pm; 3-4pm; 5-6pm
Th. 11am-1pm; 3-4pm
Fri. 1-3pm

Philosophy Writing Center | A61 Kaplan (Students taking philosophy courses)

Hours of Operation: Mon thru Fri 11am-3pm – 50 min. scheduled appointments (In-Person or via Zoom)
Drop-In Hours: at any time during our hours of operation when we have cancellations or unbooked appts.

pkg_library-1Rieber Hall 162  (on-campus residents preferred)

Hours of Operation: Sun-Th 7-9pm — 25- & 50 mn. scheduled appointments (In-person or via Zoom)
Drop-In Hours: TBD

Powell_Library_UCLA_front_viewRemote Evening Appointments (Zoom only)

Hours of Operation: Mon-Th 6-9pm  – 50 min. scheduled appointments (Zoom only)
Drop-In Hours: Mon-Th 6-7pm (starting Mon. April 15th)

Fall 2024 DROP-IN

Powell Ground Floor – See hours listed above
Rieber 162 – TBD
Philosophy Writ. Ctr. – Available if we have cancellations or unbooked appts.
Remote Sunday & Evening Locations – Mon-Th 6-7pm (starting Mon. April 15th)  

Sign up for a drop-in appointment here.

If there are no appointments available at the time you wish to come in,
you may ask to be put on our waitlist.
If we have late cancellations, we will text you or call you to let you know.
To be put on our waitlist, text us at (310) 893-6649 |
e-mail wcenter@g.ucla.edu with a) your full name,
b) student ID number (UID), c) times/dates you are available for the appointment, and d) phone number for texting.

Our Attendance and Cancellation Policies

  • Only registered UCLA undergraduates can use our services. Graduate students can contact the Graduate Writing Center at (310) 267-4805 or gwc@gsa.asucla.ucla.edu.
  • APPOINTMENT POLICY: You may schedule up to 2 appointments per week, but not on the same day. You can have as many drop-in appts. as you like.
  • CANCELLATION: If you need to cancel your appointment, you MUST cancel your appointment 12 hours in advance. You can modify or cancel it online. See “Make an Appointment”.
  • CANCELLATION ON THE DAY OF YOUR APPOINTMENT: If you need to cancel on the day of your appointment, please e-mail wcenter@g.ucla.edu or text us at 310-893-6649.
  • BEING LATE: If you are more than 5 minutes late, you will lose your session to a student who is waiting.
  • LOSING WRITING CENTER PRIVILEGES: If you miss or are late for 2 scheduled appointments without cancelling 12 HOURS PRIOR TO YOUR APPOINTMENT, you will not be allowed to schedule an appointment at the Writing Center again during the quarter in which you violate the policy.
  • TAKE-HOME EXAM POLICY: We can help with take-home exams, but you must provide written consent from your instructor to your appointment. Without written consent, we cannot work with you.