Writing Center


Remote Writing Support

To meet with a writing center tutor, click on the red button below.

Appointments must be made no less than 15 minutes in advance.

To see a short video that demonstrates how to use this appointment system, click here.

For Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about writing center appointments, click here.

We can also help you connect with a tutor if you call 805-730-4463 during our service hours (Monday-Thursday from 9:00-4:00 and Friday from 9:00-1:00).


When We Are Closed

If you are a student who has access to Canvas, you have access to NetTutor through your course shell. NetTutor includes Writing Tutoring in a variety of formats that is available 24/7.

In addition, our online Writing Resources, including our Handouts, are available to support you.

What We Do

The Santa Barbara City College Writing Center offers writing support services to all SBCC students in all subject areas. Our goal is to help students become more confident, self-directed, and informed writers so that they can achieve greater academic and professional success. The Writing Center offers one-on-one tutoring and a variety of helpful support materials.

(805) 965-0581 Ext. 2663
(805) 730-4463


CLRC Building
West Campus

Fall and Spring Hours:
Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Summer Hours:
Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.