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 Writing Center

Writing Center tutors
  • Welcome
  • Hours, Location & Schedule
  • Workshops
  • Resources
  • Orientation Video

Welcome to the Writing Center at Chandler-Gilbert Community College!

We are a completely free and valuable resource, available to help you with writing assignments from any CGCC course.

Are you a confident writer? Or someone who struggles with your papers? Our experienced tutors help ALL STUDENTS accomplish their writing goals. And we can help at all stages of the writing process - from brainstorming topic ideas to documenting your sources and everything in between.

The Writing Center offers many services to CGCC students, including:

  • One-on-one tutoring sessions with English faculty and experienced writers
  • 10 computer stations for word processing, Internet research, and computer modules
  • dozens of handouts, books, and online resources
  • a comfortable, quiet study area
  • a good setting for small-group work
  • Writing Center workshops

As you can see, we are committed to helping you achieve your personal and academic goals! Remember our motto: come early and come often! I personally invite you to visit the Writing Center today - I know you'll be impressed with our tutors, facility, and resources. See you soon!

Eva Falletta
Learning Center Director

Mission Statement

The CGCC Writing Center promotes the college's mission of serving our students by providing quality academic support to nurture life-long learning. We strive to create a welcoming environment in which we help students become better writers. Through a student-centered approach, we encourage an understanding of and critical reflection about writing and demystify the writing process to foster independence. Writing tutors work with students at all levels and abilities and in all disciplines to help them develop effective strategies for any writing situation.

Tutors help students develop strategies to achieve their goals as writers by counseling them to make informed choices. We do not write or edit papers for students. Instead, tutors give individualized attention to students at all stages of the writing process. We listen, dialogue, read carefully, and ask questions. We provide guided practice to build confidence and enhance critical thinking about writing. Ultimately, we aim to help students become successful, independent writers.​

Writing Center Hours - Spring 2018

Pecos Campus

Room LIB230

Regular Spring Semester Hours:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday
For more information,
call 480-732-7231, e-mail
tutoring@cgc.edu, or stop by

Williams Campus

Bridget Hall
Room BRID114

Regular Spring Semester Hours:
Monday - Thursday
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday - Sunday



​Writing Center Workshops - Spring 2018

Master any writing task with our helpful workshop series!


Scholarship Writing Workshop - Tuesday, February 27, 2:30 – 3:30
Fixing Syntax: Fragments - Wednesday, February 28, 1:00-2:00
Taming the Thesis Statement - Tuesday, March 6, 1:00-2:00
The Power of Revision - Thursday, March 8, 3:30-4:45
In Your Own Words: How to Integrate Sources - Tuesday, March 20, 12:00-1:00
Packing a Punch: Developing Well-Supported Body Paragraphs - Thursday, March 22, 3:30-4:45
Fake News in the News: Going Beyond the Headlines to Determine Credibility - Wednesday, March 28, 2:30-3:30
Fixing Syntax: Run-Ons and Commas - Wednesday, April 4, 1:00-2:00
In Your Own Words: How to Integrate Sources (repeat) - Thursday, April 5, 2:00-3:00

Online Resources for Writing

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