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The Writers' Block

Campus Wide Writing Assistance

The Writers' Block - Campus-Wide Writing Assistance Program at LACC

Welcome to The Writers’ Block at LACC

The Writers’ Block offers online support for all writers on campus with one-on-one tutoring, faculty-led workshops, and our writing-skills software program, LaunchPad. We’re here to help you with your writing assignments and your writing confidence.

The Writers’ Block is Open and Fully Online

The campus will remain closed until further notice, please do not attempt to visit the office in person.

Enrollment in TUTOR 001 (a noncredit, non-graded course) is required to use the services at the Writers’ Block. 

Click here for instructions on how to add the course.

Online (Synchronous) & E-Tutoring (Paper Drop-Off) Appointments

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Learn More About One-on-One Tutoring


  • One-on-one tutoring with a peer writing coach
  • Weekly faculty-led online writing workshops on Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m.
  • LaunchPad software for independent study


Ready for some writing help? Use our web-based scheduling system to make an appointment for one-on-one tutoring, workshops, or LaunchPad.

Schedule an Appointment

Online Writing Help

Students can book appointments for online writing consultations, workshops, and LaunchPad software.

How to Schedule Online Appointments

Mission Statement

The Writers’ Block at LA City College partners with students from diverse backgrounds to inspire confidence and reinforce the fundamentals of effective writing.