Writing & Research Center
Write there with you

The OWRC is closed for winter break. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 6th at 9am. If you have any questions, please email us at owrc@uw.edu.

As in quarters past, the OWRC will be offering small-group tutoring for English Language Learners in winter term. For more information, or to sign up for a group, click here.

The OWRC will be hosting four workshops to help students prepare for the Writing Skills Assessment. For information on dates, times, and location, click here.

Our mission:
We empower writers and foster a supportive learning community on the University of Washington Seattle campus by collaborating with students, staff, and faculty on all kinds of writing and research. Click here for more.

Writing is a complex process.

There's no such thing as a perfect paper.

We've carved out a space for all writers...

This is the place to come and chat with peer tutors and librarians, to grow as a writer in the context of whatever project is foremost in your mind. We can't magically "fix" papers for you (it wouldn't help you long-term if we could), but we can ask all kinds of smart questions and talk with you in order to help you with:

We're open to all members of the UW community -- students, staff, and faculty -- and feature exceptional tutors and convenient hours. Sign-up for an appointment today!