News & Announcements Archive

Summer 2021

The final day of spring operations for the Writing Center will be Thursday, May 6. We will reopen for the summer session on Monday, May 24 and will operate through Thursday, July 29. From May 24 through July 1 our regular hours will be Monday through Thursday, 2 pm to 10 pm. From July 5 […]

Spring 2021 Reopening

The Writing Center will resume its operations on Sunday, January 31 for the spring 2021 semester. We will continue to operate remotely (by Zoom or phone appointment). Please see our “Make an Appointment” page for more information on scheduling a remote appointment, or write to us at We hope to see you soon!

Fall 2020 Remote Appointments

In compliance with the university’s decision last week to hold all classes remotely due to the COVID-19 public health crisis, the Johns Hopkins Writing Center will continue to conduct all appointments over Zoom or by phone. Students will be able to state their preference for a Zoom or phone call when they make their appointment. […]

Summer 2020 Remote Services

The Johns Hopkins Writing Center will re-open for the summer session on Tuesday, May 26th. We will continue to hold remote appointments. Students now have the option of a Zoom or a phone appointment, based on preference. You can make appointments on Starfish or by e-mailing us at  Please note that the first week […]

Remote Services

Johns Hopkins University has moved to remote services for the remainder of the Spring semester and the Writing Center will be holding all appointments by phone until further notice. We will still be adhering to Eastern Standard time, so please account for any time differences when making and preparing for your appointment.  Students can still […]

COVID-19 Update

Following the university’s guidelines, the Johns Hopkins Writing Center will be closed Wednesday, March 11th and Thursday, March 12th. We are assessing our options for remote services after we return from Spring Break on Monday, March 23rd. Please check this website or e-mail us at for updates.

Writing Center Spring 2020: Hours and Key Dates

The Writing Center will open for the Spring semester starting on Monday, February 3rd. Our hours are Sunday through Thursday, 2 – 10 pm, with appointments on the hour. We will be closed for Spring Break, Sunday 3/15 to Sunday 3/22. LAST DAY for Spring 2020 will be Thursday May 7th.

Writing Center Closed for Thanksgiving Break

The Writing Center will be closed from Sunday, November 24 to Sunday, December 1st for Thanksgiving break. We will re-open at 2 pm on Monday, December 2nd.

Fall 2019 Schedule

The Writing Center will open for the fall semester on September 8th, 2019. We are open Sunday to Thursday, 2 to 10 pm. You can make appointments through Starfish or e-mail us at The last day of fall 2019 will be Thursday, December 19.

Summer 2019 Schedule

Summer 2019 Session: Monday–Thursday, 2–10 p.m. First open day of Summer Session 2019: Monday, June 3rd. Last open day of Summer Session 2018: Thursday, August 1st. Because of limited staffing, students are strongly encouraged to make appointments online or via e-mail, rather than anticipate walk-in availability.