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Welcome to the SJSU Writing Center

Registering for an Account
If you are new to the SJSU Writing Center, register for an account by clicking the link to the left. You are required to register using your SJSU email address (
Scheduling an Appointment
Once you have registered, you can use WCOnline to schedule a tutoring session.
Check WCOnline every evening at 9:00 PM (standard time, from November to March) or 10:00 PM (daylight savings time, from March to November), or early morning if possible. Our schedule is released a day at a time, up to five working days ahead. For example, on Thursday night at 9:00 PM or 10:00 PM (depending on standard or daylight savings time), you will be able to see next Thursday's schedule and availability.
Canceling an Appointment
If you need to cancel a tutoring session, please do so in advance online (through this appointment reservation system).  
Online Resources
For out-of-hours support, the Homegrown Handouts, video tutorials, and downloadable resources on our website are available to all SJSU students for easy, remote access at any time.
Further Support
Please contact the Writing Center from your SJSU email address by sending your inquiry to

We look forward to assisting you!  

Upcoming Workshops
We are pleased to confirm the writing workshops that have been scheduled for February, which are bookable by logging in to your WCOnline account and selecting the Spring 2021 - Workshops schedule. First time users of the Writing Center should register for an account to access the workshop and tutoring schedules. 
To find out more about each of our workshop topics before booking, click here.
There are limited spaces for workshops, therefore please only sign up if you are confident that you will be able to attend.

Un-Blurring Plagiarism and Paraphrasing
Monday, April 19, 2021 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Emailing Netiquette: Academic and Professional Communication
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Basic APA Style
Thursday, April 22, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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