Southern California Writing Centers Association


The Southern California Writing Centers Association (SoCalWCA) was created to further the theoretical, pedagogical, and political interests of writing center professionals in the region and to encourage dialogue about writing and learning. The Association is a regional chapter of the International Writing Centers Association. To learn more about the organization, head to the About Us page.

Upcoming Events & News

2017 Tutor Conference

The 2017 Tutor Conference and Directors Meeting took place on February 25th, 2017 at MiraCosta College in Oceanside and was hosted by the Writing Center at CSU San Marcos. Photos courtesy of Rob Lee.

2017 Spring Directors Meeting

The next meeting is on Friday, April 28th, at Oxnard College. Thanks to Kari Tudman at the Writing and Reading Center for hosting!

Scholarships available

Three travel grants/scholarships are available here. Applications are due April 15 & June 1.

Top: Pictures from the 2012 IWCA Conference in San Diego
Bottom: Pictures from the 2016 Tutor Conference at Westmont College

D7K_3602 D7K_3893
Tutor Conf Active Tutor Cong Directors