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 an affiliate organization of the International Writing Centers Association. To learn more about the organization, head to the About Us page.

Recent Events & News

2024 Tutor Conference: Call For Registration Now Closed.

This year’s theme is: “Collaboration, Culture, and Transformation.”

The conference will be held in-person on Friday March 1, 2024 at Bakersfield College.

Fall 2023 Writing Center Professionals’ Meeting

Our Fall 2023 SoCal WCA Writing Center Professionals’ Meeting (formerly Directors Meeting) was held on Friday November 3rd in-person at Concordia University in Irvine. The meeting was a success with many writing center professionals in attendance.

Many thanks to our generous host, Kristen Schmidt, Director of the Concordia Writing Studio.