• For Undergraduate Students

    A writing consultation is a conversation between a writer and a consultant. During that conversation, the participants will set an agenda for the session, talk about the work in progress, and work together to meet the writer's goals.

    Students can schedule an appointment to work on:

    • course assignments
    • essays for study abroad applications
    • essays for graduate school admission
    • cover letters
    • creative writing


    Lower level of Bush Memorial Library

    Appointment Lengths

    25 minutes or 50 minutes

    Please schedule 50-minute appointments for papers longer than four pages.

    Number of Appointment per Week

    Students may schedule up to three appointments per week during most of the semester and two appointments per week during the final two weeks of the semester.

    What To Bring

    • a draft (if you have one) on paper, a flash drive, or your laptop
    • your assignment sheet or writing prompt
    • a rubric, if your professor has provided one
    • your questions and concerns

    See our Online Resources page for links to websites and handouts on all aspects of academic writing.