Writing & Reading Center

Fall Quarter Update

The Writing & Reading Center continues to offer fully online tutoring through Fall Quarter. Online tutoring is available through video conferencing as well as written feedback on submitted papers. Please visit our online tutoring page for more information.

Director: Dr. Ariel Wetzel
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2166
Email: awetzel@greenriver.edu

Tutoring Services

One-on-one consulting services for students at all stages of the writing process.

Whether you have a question about grammar and usage or need help brainstorming ideas or focusing in essays - faculty and student tutors are here to help. There is no need to make an appointment, just drop by. While you are there, take advantage of the excellent resource library and online exercises.

Though the Center cannot guarantee you error-free papers, we can help you to improve in the areas you choose to work on with a tutor, and make you feel more confident about your written work.

Our Services

  • 30 minutes focused tutoring
  • 5 minute sessions
  • Answers to specific questions about writing issues
  • Access to computers
  • Access to online writer's resources
  • Handouts on a variety of common writing problems and styles
  • Library of writing textbooks and other reference books

Writing Center Online Tutoring

Writing & Reading Center Jobs

The Writing & Reading Center is seeking student writing consultants to serve the student writers who visit the center. With more than a thousand visitors each quarter, consultants help develop skills to become more effective, confident, college-level writers and successful students.

Consultants will participate and complete the training and mentoring process. This includes attending all orientations, reading all assigned essays and chapters, participating in the discussions, conducting observations, completing all assessments, and any other activities that are a part of the Canvas website and staff meetings. Must maintain a 3.0 overall G.P.A. and a 3.5 for all English coursework.

Students interested can apply below.

Hours of Operation

The Writing & Reading Center remains fully online for Fall Quarter.

Fall Quarter Hours:

September 27- December 9
Monday - Fridays
8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
2 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Holiday Closures:
November 11 (Veteran's Day)
November 25-27 (Thanksgiving)

View Closures & Special Hours

Contact Us

Ariel Wetzel
Writing & Reading Center Director and English Faculty
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2166

English Faculty Listing


Rutkowski Learning Center (RLC), 174