How We Can Help

“I’m feeling overwhelmed by research and writing projects… What is the Writing and Learning Commons, and why should I use their resources?”

The WaLC is a tutoring and academic support center. Over 20% of our writing clients are graduate students.

Every year, we help hundreds of grad students plan and execute successful writing projects. Our website averages thousands of hits per month. We are not just for struggling students; many of our services cater to good students who want feedback on their advanced work.

Our services for graduate students include:
• Writing assistance and one-on-one writing tutoring, at any stage of the writing or research process, including brainstorming and research assistance
• Academic skills consultations
• Online resources and downloadable info
• Assistantships!  The WaLC offers a limited number of competitive assistantships; if you are interested in working as a writing tutor, please call us.



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