Upcoming Events

  • August 18, 2022

Our summer schedule ends on August 18.

  • August 29, 2022

Our fall schedule begins on August 29 and ends on December 21.

Past Events

  • May 23, 2022

The Writing Center will be open for summer appointments from May 23 to August 18.

  • May 11, 2022

Our spring schedule ends on May 11.  Our summer schedule will begin on May 23.

  • April 11, 2022 • 4 PM – 6 PM

Applying to Law School this year?  Please join us for our Law School Personal Statement workshop.  We will discuss what makes a good personal statement, the writing process, brainstorm ideas, and dos and don’ts.  Please preregister here.  If you have any questions, email Susan Lowther at selowthe@wustl.edu

  • March 13 – 18, 2022

We will be closed in observance of spring break.  We will reopen on Sunday, March 20.

  • March 7, 2022 • 4 PM – 6 PM

Join us for information on how to write an effective PreHealth Personal Statement!  We will go over what makes a good statement, the writing process, brainstorm ideas, and talk about dos and don’ts.  Please preregister here.  Once approved, you will receive an email confirmation with the link.  If you do not receive an email by […]

  • February 8, 2022 • 4 PM – 6 PM

Join us for information on how to write an effective PreHealth Personal Statement!  We will go over what makes a good statement, the writing process, brainstorm ideas, and talk about dos and don’ts.  Please preregister here.  If you have any questions, please contact Susan Lowther at selowthe@wustl.edu.

  • January 18, 2022

The Writing Center’s spring schedule will begin on January 18, but the schedule will go live the week before to allow for students to being making appointments.

  • December 22, 2021

This is the last day of our fall schedule.  The Writing Center’s spring schedule will begin on January 18.

  • December 15, 2021 • 1 PM – 4 PM
  • Writing Center, Lower Level of Mallinckrodt

Final paper or project coming up?  Having a hard time finding an appointment with The Writing Center?  Come to our walk-in writing help event!  We’ll have tutors available from 1:00pm to 4:00pm on Wednesday, December 15.  The event will take place in The Writing Center on the lower level of Mallinckrodt. Questions?  Email writing@wustl.edu  

  • December 6, 2021 • 4 PM – 6 PM

Join us for information on how to write an effective PreHealth Personal Statement!  We will go over what makes a good statement, the writing process, brainstorm ideas, and talk about dos and don’ts.  This workshop will be held virtually via Zoom.  Please preregister here.  If you have any questions, please contact Susan Lowther at selowthe@wustl.edu.

  • November 24 – 26, 2021

We will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving Break.  We will reopen on Sunday, November 28.

  • November 10, 2021 • 4 PM – 6 PM

Join us for information on how to write an effective PreHealth Personal Statement!  We will go over what makes a good statement, the writing process, brainstorm ideas, and talk about dos and don’ts.  This workshop will be held virtually via Zoom.  Please preregister here.  If you have any questions, please contact Susan Lowther at selowthe@wustl.edu.

  • November 9, 2021 • 7 PM
  • Virtual via Zoom

Workshop for History of Western Art, Architecture, and Design Hosted by The Writing Center and the Department of Art History and Archaeology Open to all students in Intro to Western. Section leaders and The Writing Center have teamed up to help you get started with your paper.  A short presentation will model a brainstorming and […]

  • October 25, 2021 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM

Are you applying to Graduate School?  Wondering how to write a Statement of Purpose?  Join our virtual workshop!  We will talk about the writing process, what a SOP looks like, and brainstorm ideas on how to get started. Register here.  If you have any questions, please email Susan Lowther (selowthe@wustl.edu).

  • October 21, 2021

Peer Tutor applications are due today by 11:59pm.

  • October 12, 2021 • 4 PM – 5 PM
  • Virtual via Zoom

Are you applying to Graduate School?  Wondering how to write a strong Diversity Statement to accompany your application materials?  Join our workshop!  We will talk about the writing process, elements of a strong diversity statement, and most importantly how to figure out what to write about. Note:  This workshop might will be held virtually via […]

  • October 10 – 12, 2021

We will be closed in observance of Fall Break.

  • September 28, 2021 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM

Are you applying to Graduate School?  Wondering how to write a Statement of Purpose?  Join our virtual workshop!  We will talk about the writing process, what a SOP looks like, and brainstorm ideas on how to get started. Register here.  If you have any questions, please email Susan Lowther (selowthe@wustl.edu).

  • September 21, 2021 • 4 PM – 6 PM

Applying to Law School this year?  Please join us for our Law School Personal Statement workshop.  We will discuss what makes a good personal statement, the writing process, brainstorm ideas, and dos and don’ts.  Please preregister here.  If you have any questions, email Susan Lowther at selowthe@wustl.edu

  • September 14, 2021 • 4 PM – 6 PM

Join us for information on how to write an effective PreHealth Personal Statement!  We will go over what makes a good statement, the writing process, brainstorm ideas, and talk about dos and don’ts.  This workshop will be held virtually via Zoom.  Please preregister here.  If you have any questions, please contact Susan Lowther at selowthe@wustl.edu.

  • September 6, 2021

We will be closed in observance of Labor Day.

  • August 30, 2021

The Writing Center’s fall schedule begins.  All appointments will take place online via the video conferencing platform built into our scheduling system.

  • August 26, 2021 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM

Are you applying to Graduate School?  Wondering how to write a Statement of Purpose?  Join our virtual workshop!  We will talk about the writing process, what a SOP looks like, and brainstorm ideas on how to get started. Register here.  If you have any questions, please email Susan Lowther (selowthe@wustl.edu).

  • July 15, 2021 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM

Are you applying to Graduate School?  Wondering how to write a Statement of Purpose?  Join our workshop!  We will talk about the writing process, what a SOP looks like, and brainstorm ideas on how to get started. Register here.  If you have any questions, please email Susan Lowther (selowthe@wustl.edu).

  • April 23, 2021

The Writing Center will be holding a Virtual Summer Dissertation Retreat from May 24 to June 4.  Applications are due April 23.