The Writing Center Journal was launched in 1980 by Lil Brannon and Steven North and remains the primary research journal in the field of writing centers. WCJ is the official journal of the International Writing Centers Association, an Assembly of the National Council of Teachers of English. 

WCJ is published twice a year, in the fall/winter and spring/summer. The journal's acceptance rate is 17%.

We're committed to publishing strong empirical research and theoretical scholarship relevant to writing centers. In addition, we seek to build a stronger research community for writing centers. 

Copyright of all articles published in The Writing Center Journal, including the right to reproduce them in any form or media, is assigned solely to The Writing Center Journal. The WCJ does not print advertisements. All inquiries regarding subscriptions, announcements, and reprint permissions should be addressed to the editors at writingcenterjournal [at] gmail [dot] com.