Interested in improving your writing skills?
Visit the new Community Writing Center at the Orem Public Library!
Join us for FREE writing resources:
- Coaching sessions
- Peer revision groups
Learn how to write:
- Family histories
- College application essays
The Community Writing Center is located at the Orem Public Library:
58 North State Street in Orem, Utah
WINTER 2013 HOURS:Tuesday—2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday—Noon to 4 p.m.
Saturday – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Appointments preferred. Walk-ins welcome.
Contact the UVU Writing Center at 801-863-8936 to schedule an appointment.
Hours are subject to change. Closed all UVU holidays.
January 22nd—Open for Spring semester
February 19th—Closed (UVU will run on a Monday schedule this day)
March 11th—March 16th—Closed (UVU Spring Break)
April 25th—May 12th—Closed (Semester Break)
Frequently Asked Questions
Who can use the Community Writing Center (CWC) at Orem Public Library?
Anyone interested in improving his or her writing skills is invited to visit the Community Writing Center.
Who provides instruction and coaching at the CWC?
The Community Writing Center offers one-on-one coaching sessions and writing workshops featuring Utah Valley University writing coaches and faculty members.
What do I need to bring to the CWC?
Bring a copy of your writing, any writing questions you have, the assignment sheet (if appropriate), and the desire to become a better writer.
What kind of writing can I get help with at the CWC?
The CWC can assist you with class assignments, resumes, scholarship essays, letters to newspapers or elected officials, family histories, and much, much more!
Do I have to bring a completed draft?
We help patrons at all stages of the writing process: brainstorming, drafting, revising, and proofreading.
Do I have to be enrolled at Utah Valley University or in an English class to use the CWC resource?
No! The CWC strives to help everyone - community members, students, teachers, business people, family historians, and all others - to improve their writing skills.