The Odegaard Writing & Research Center is open to the entire UW community: faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students from any course. We can help with
- course papers
- research projects
- application essays
- personal statements
- cover letters
- articles for publication
Our appointments are 45-minute consultations with peer tutors from a range a disciplines. We're proud of the diverse range of experiences, majors, languages, and backgrounds that our tutors bring. Meet our tutors and librarians here.
For Multilingual Writers
In addition to our one-to-one sessions, we offer a range of supports for English Language Learners, International Students, and Multilingual Writers.
Targeted Learning Communities are small group tutoring for multilingual writers around a particular course or major.
Workshops: We host quarterly workshops on reading skills, avoiding plagiarism, and writing concerns.
For Graduate Writers
We know that graduate students have unique needs, and we offer a few resources specifically for graduate student writers.
Drop-in Consultations at Allen Research Commons are tailored to the needs of grad students working on long-term projects. No appointment is needed and sessions can last up to 90 minutes. Autumn hours: Fridays, 9:30am-12:30pm.
Open Writing Circles are informal meeting time for groups of writers working on long term projects. Writing Circles are held on Wednesdays 12:00-2:00 pm and Thursdays, 2:30-4:30 pm, in Allen Research Commons.
Other FAQ for Writers.