The Writing & Rhetoric Center is open for spring quarter
April 09 to June 14.
The University Writing & Rhetoric Center offers free consultations on any writing project for any discipline. All writers are welcome!
Make an appointment:
Visit the tutors at four locations:
Location Erhart Agriculture Building (10), Room 138
Hours Monday thru Thursday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location Kennedy Library, Room 202B
Hours Sunday thru Wednesday: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location Trinity Hall Study Lounge
Hours Tuesday: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location Sierra Madre Study Lounge
Hours Sunday: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Get support for the following:
- Generating and organizing your ideas
- Focusing your thoughts
- Clarifying your purpose
- Developing support for your topic
- Preparing for the Writing Proficiency Exam (WPE)
- Reviewing grammar and punctuation
Take advantage of additional online writing resources:
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL): An expansive website with detailed information on punctuation, sentence structure, tips for multilingual writers, business writing, and more. Includes online APA and MLA style guides.
Guide to Grammar and Writing: Interactive quizzes, linked information, PowerPoint presentations.
Paradigm Online Writing Assistant: Help with organizing, editing, thesis/support essays, argumentative essays, and documenting sources.
The Writer's Handbook at the University of Wisconsin-Madison: Instructional materials for improving your writing style at different stages of the writing process.
Preventing Plagiarism: An open-access guide to understanding plagiarism that includes resources for effectively integrating sources.