The Writing Center

A student receiving assistance at The Writing Center

OCC and Kean Ocean students are welcome to use The Writing Center for help with papers, research, presentations and reading for any course. Well-trained Writing Consultants are available to assist at any step of the process, from brainstorming to final editing, from MLA and APA paper formats to research steps.


Fall 2017

Hours subject to change.  Please bring your Student ID or ID number with you.

Appointment Schedule

Russell 238

Monday 9 am to 6 pm
Tuesday 9 am to 6 pm
Wednesday 9 am to 6 pm
Thursday 9 am to 6 pm
Friday 9 am to 2 pm

Appointment Information:

Walk-in Hours

Russell 238

Monday 11 am to 3 pm
Tuesday 1 pm to 6 pm
Wednesday 3 pm to 5 pm
Thursday 1 pm to 6 pm

The Writing Center will be closed from Wednesday 11/22/17 to Friday 11/24/17.

Virtual Tutoring

The Writing Center offers virtual tutoring!  You can submit your assignment online, and a tutor will review it and send your submission back within 48 hours.

Here's how:

  • E-mail your writing assignment to
  • Please include the following:
    • Name
    • Instructor's name
    • Course number (ex. ENGL-151)
    • Student ID number
    • A detailed description of your writing assignment.
    • 2 - 3 questions you have about the assignment.