Hours and Locations


(Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - Friday, December 6, 2019)

Monday: 11am - 9pm

Tuesday: 11am - 9pm

Wednesday: 11am - 9pm

Thursday: 11am - 9pm

Friday: 11am - 5pm

Saturday: 12pm - 4pm

Sunday: 3pm - 9pm

The Writing Commons will be closed all day on the following day(s):

Fall Break  (Friday, October 10, 2019 - Sunday, October 13, 2019)

Veteran's Day  (Monday, November 11, 2019)

Thanksgiving Recess  (Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - Sunday, December 1, 2019)


Location: The Writing Commons is located on the 4th floor of the University Library, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio campus.  Simply take a left out of the stairwell or two lefts off the elevator to find us.


Phone: 330-672-1787

Email: writing@kent.edu


Sunday - Thursday, 7pm - 10pm: Tri Towers Rotunda, 2nd Floor

TBA: Manchester Hall

TBA: Instructional Resource Center, 221 White Hall

Monday - Tuesday, 2pm - 5pm: Student Recreation and Wellness Center, Entrance

Tuesday - Wednesday, 2pm - 3:30pm: LGBTQ+ Center, Student Center Basement

Tuesday, 5:30pm - 7:30pm: Excel Living/Learning Community, 125 Lake Hall

Please note: When classes are not in session, the Writing Commons is closed.  When weather or other emergencies cause the Kent campus to delay or cancel classes on the Kent campus, the Writing Commons closes.