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Book Early!We're experiencing a high demand for our appointments this quarter. Most weeks, we are booked about one week out. We encourage writers to book in advance using our sign-up page. We also offer a limited number of drop-in appointments during our regular hours. Finally, keep checking our website, as sometimes appointments open up throughout the day. Thanks for your patience during a very busy time of the quarter!
The OWRC will close for spring break on Wednesday, March 20 at 3:30 pm. We will open to writers and researchers on Monday, April 1 at 9:30 pm.
Now Hiring for the 2019-2020 Academic YearThe OWRC is now hiring for multiple positions for the 2019-2020 academic year! We are an interdisciplinary writing and research center that aims to support UW students, staff, and faculty on their diverse writing and research projects through one-to-one tutoring sessions, group tutoring sessions, workshops, and other programs.
Complete application instructions are posted on our website; the priority deadline is Monday, April 8. We also encourage applicants to to bring their materials to the OWRC and discuss them with our current tutors—just make an appointment and come by.
Sign Up for Spring Quarter Targeted Learning Communities
Are you taking a reading- or writing-intensive class? Is English your second, third, or fourth language? Then consider joining the Targeted Learning Communities (TLC) program!
If you join a TLC, you'll be paired with three to five fellow students from your course or similar courses and two tutor-facilitators from our center. Your group will meet once a week for an hour for the whole quarter. TLCs are meant to help you support your classroom learning, combine your personal goals with your academic goals, and create long-term learning communities. Sign up today!