Hours and Locations

The UWC offers several locations across campus to meet writers' needs. Writers are welcome to visit any site of the UWC. Writers are welcome to visit any site of the UWC, but some sites cater to a particular audience. Come see us at any of the following centers:


The University Writing Center at Joyner Library supports all undergraduate, graduate, faculty, and staff writers at ECU. It is located in 1015 Joyner Library.


The University Writing Center at Laupus Library is a space conveniently located in the Health Sciences Building, offering writing support for writers on the Health Sciences Campus. It is located in 2514 Laupus Library.

BATE CENTER -- Closed for Fall 2015 Semester

The Bate Center is a space for writing support for writers enrolled in ENGL 1100 and ENGL 1200/2100. It is located in 2005 Bate Building.


The Online Writing Lab (OWL) provides distance education writers an opportunity to work with writing center consultants either in e-Tutoring appointments or Meet Online appointments.

The UWC typically opens the second week of the semester and is closed when ECU classes are not in session. During Summer Session I (May 18-June 22) and Summer Session II (June 25-July 30), face-to-face appointments at Joyner Library and OWL (online) appointments are available. 

Fall 2015 HOURS: Joyner & OWL 

Sundays, 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Mondays, 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Tuesday, 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Wednesdays, 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Thursdays, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fridays, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 

Fall 2015 HOURS: Laupus 

Mondays, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm; 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tuesdays, 10:00 am - Noon; 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Wednesdays, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Thursdays, 9:00 am - Noon

Make an Appointment

(Click the link on the right to go to to schedule an appointment)
Please be careful to select the right schedule from the drop-down menu when making your appointment. 


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