Welcome to the Writing Center for the School of Graduate Professional Studies at Penn State Great Valley.
The ability to communicate effectively through writing is useful in all professions; in many, it is essential. The Writing Center exists to help students develop their written communication skills and to support faculty in their efforts to improve student writing.
What We Offer
The Writing Center offers free one-to-one writing consultations to all students currently enrolled in a graduate degree program. One-hour sessions with the writing coach are available by appointment.
The Writing Center holds free, periodic workshops around timely topics and trends in academic and business writing.
The Writing Center holds free, periodic workshops around timely topics and trends in academic and business writing. Follow the link above to see a list of upcoming workshops.
Many of your writing questions can be answered by consulting our free online resources. Hard copies of several of these resources are available in the Writing Center office. The reference librarian in our campus library can also provide information on documenting sources.
Erica Vinskie, M.A., Writing Specialist
GVWritingCenter@psu.edu or (610) 648-3272
Hours and Location
In-person tutoring is available by appointment on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:00 - 8:00 p.m. Email tutoring is available at other times on a first-come, first-served basis.
The Writing Center is located on the first floor of the Main Building in the Enrollment and Student Services Suite 120.