Writing Center

Our Mission

TASC’s Writing Center is dedicated to guiding students through their writing assignments to help them experience academic and personal success.

Who are we?

Our trained writing consultants come from a variety of backgrounds, including current and former PCC students and ECU students.

Locations and Hours

To support students, the Writing Center offers both in-person and online tutoring. Appointments are available from 9 am – 6 pm, Monday through Thursday, and from 9 am to 12 pm on Friday.

Tutoring ServicesLocationDays/TimesAppointment Needed?
In-person TutoringRR140Mon. - Thurs.
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
In-person TutoringRR140Friday
9 a.m. - noon
Virtual TutoringOnlineMon. - Thurs.
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Virtual TutoringOnlineFriday
9 a.m. - noon
Paper ReviewOnlineSubmissions open 24/7No

Request an Appointment

Paper Review Service

With the Writing Center’s paper review service, you can submit your writing assignment to the Writing Center, and one of our tutors will look at it, respond with helpful feedback, and email your draft back to you within 48 hours if the paper is received Monday to Thursday. Papers submitted Friday to Sunday will receive feedback on Monday.

Submit your essays via this submission form link.

How can we help you?

Students visit us at various stages of completing assignments, and we are dedicated to helping you work through your writing assignments.

During your session, we can:

  • talk through assignment directions to help you get started
  • work on brainstorming ideas
  • organize your ideas
  • revise your content
  • check grammar and punctuation
  • work on in-text citations
  • create works cited/reference pages
  • format your paper

Contact Information

Coordinator, Tutorial and Academic Success Center: Leah Shirley
Phone: 252-493-7768
Email: loshirley839@my.pittcc.edu

Director, Tutorial and Academic Success Center: Dr. Katrina Arnold
Phone: 252-493-7450