The Mid-Atlantic Writing Centers Association

Welcome to MAWCA

Founded in 1988, MAWCA is a "regional affiliate" of the International Writing Centers Association. Our region comprises New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, and the greater metro District of Columbia region, including Northern Virginia.

MAWCA's mission is to provide networking and professional development opportunities to writing center professionals (both peer tutors and directors) through our annual spring conference and regional events and workshops.


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Welcome to MAWCA

If you want to join MAWCA, simply click here to join. MAWCA has member rates to suit your preference, including rates for students, part-time professionals, and full-time professionals. Your entire staff enjoys access when you join as a Center member for $50.

Note: Center directors, please contact if you wish to remove center members.

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Non-Members Can Now Subscribe to Our Monthly Newsletter

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Interested in Hosting MAWCA?

Have you thought about hosting the Mid-Atlantic Writing Centers Association annual conference at your institution, but you have questions about the work involved or the facilities required? Do you have any other questions about possibly hosting, any questions at all? Please complete our hosting interest form. There is no commitment, and we will be happy to answer any questions you have. You can find more information about past conferences here. 

MAWCA is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt public charity. 
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