Writing Support

What We Offer

  • One-on-one free consultation sessions to graduate and undergraduate students at any stage of their writing
  • Group workshops on various strategies of effective writing, such as plagiarism, essay structure, APA format, citing sources, etc.
  • Print and online writing resources

What the Writing Consultants Can Help You With

  • Any writing assignment, including essays, reflection papers, research papers, opinion papers, etc.
  • Brainstorming and choosing a topic
  • Formulating a thesis statement
  • Drafting and revising
  • Grammar, punctuation, and word choice
  • Organization of a paper
  • Clarity, cohesion, and coherence
  • Integrating source information
  • Citing sources, plagiarism, and APA Style

What You Can Expect

  • Professional, friendly, and collaborative atmosphere.
  • Guidance in your writing process
  • Engaged discussion about your ideas
  • Assistance in finding answers to your math and/or writing questions
  • Help using writing resources
  • Long-term support for your improvement as a writer and as an independent and confident learner

What the Consultants Cannot Do

  • Write for you
  • Act in place of your instructor
  • Proofread and edit for you
  • Provide ready answers
  • Serve as writing experts
  • Guarantee error-free writing or a perfect paper
  • Promise high grades
  • Perform miracles

What You Should Bring

  • Assignment instructions
  • A printed or electronic copy of your work at any stage in the writing process
  • Questions about the assignment or writing in general
  • Your notes, outlines, sources, and related readings