Upcoming Events

  • August 26, 2019

Our fall schedule begins today.  To make an appointment, click here.

  • September 17, 2019 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • TBD

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • September 24, 2019 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM
  • DUC 234

In partnership with the prelaw advising committee, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to law school in order to provide applicants with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, revision strategies, and dos and don’ts. The workshops are appropriate for anyone planning to apply in the […]

  • November 13, 2019 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • TBD

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • December 9, 2019 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • TBD

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • December 18, 2019
  • February 4, 2020 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • TBD

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • March 2, 2020 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • TBD

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

Past Events

  • August 14, 2019
  • Becker Library 311

This fall, The Writing Center’s medical campus hours return!  To make an appointment, go to our schedule and select the medical campus option.

  • May 21, 2019 • 2 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center’s summer schedule begins.

  • May 8, 2019 • 9 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

We will reopen for our summer sessions on May 21.

  • May 8, 2019

The Writing Center and Liberman Graduate Center are sponsoring a 3-week dissertation retreat from July 30 to August 16, 2018.  For more information about the retreat and to learn how to apply, click here. Deadline to Apply is May 8.

  • May 1, 2019 • 1 PM – 5 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

Final paper or project coming up?  Come work on it during the Spring Write-In!  Sponsored by The Writing Center and Washington University Libraries, the Write-In will take place on Wednesday, May 1 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on the first floor of Olin Library.  Writing Center staff and research librarians will be on hand to answer […]

  • April 18, 2019 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Seigle 104

In partnership with the prelaw advising committee, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to law school in order to provide applicants with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, revision strategies, and dos and don’ts. The workshops are appropriate for anyone planning to apply in the […]

  • April 4, 2019 • 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
  • McDonnell 361

Hosted by The Writing Center and the Department of Art History and Archaeology Need to brainstorm for your Comparison Essay? Having trouble getting started? Or do you already have an outline or draft? Come as you are! The section leaders have teamed up with The Writing Center to help you construct a compelling argument and […]

  • March 25, 2019 • 12 AM – 12 AM

Applications for our 2019-2020 Graduate Fellowships are due today!  For more information, click here.  Please direct questions to Dr. Rob Patterson at rhpatter@wustl.edu.

  • March 19, 2019 • 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Mallinkrodt 305

Hosted by The Writing Center and the Department of Art History and Archaeology Working on your Contextual Analysis Essay? The section leaders have teamed up with The Writing Center to help you figure out how to support your own interpretation of a work of art using outside research. Come learn how to use quotes effectively, when you need footnotes, […]

  • March 11 – 15, 2019
  • Olin Library, Level 1

Our normal hours will resume on Sunday, March 17.

  • February 25, 2019 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle 208

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • February 4, 2019 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle 208

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • January 14, 2019 • 11 AM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center’s spring semester schedule begins.

  • December 19, 2018 • 9 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center will be closed until the start of the spring semester.

  • December 12, 2018 • 1 PM – 5 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

Final paper or project coming up?  Come work on it during the Fall Write-In!  Sponsored by The Writing Center and Washington University Libraries, the Write-In will take place on Wednesday, December 12 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on the first floor of Olin Library.  Writing Center staff and research librarians will be on hand to answer […]

  • December 4, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle L004

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • November 21 – 23, 2018
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center will be closed Wednesday through Friday in observance of Thanksgiving Break.  Normal hours will resume on Sunday, November 25.

  • November 14, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle L004

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • November 9, 2018 • 2 PM – 3 PM
  • Simon Hall Room 017

Hosted by The Writing Center and the Department of Art History and Archaeology Need to brainstorm for your Comparison Essay? Having trouble getting started? Or do you already have an outline or draft? Come as you are! The section leaders have teamed up with The Writing Center to help you construct a compelling argument and […]

  • October 14 – 16, 2018
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center is closed on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday for Fall Break.

  • September 13, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Seigle 206

In partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences and the Engineering Communications Center, The Writing Center offers personal statement workshops for students applying to medical school and other professional schools in health-related fields. The workshop provides students with brainstorming strategies, insider information on the qualities of an effective personal statement, and examples of good […]

  • August 27, 2018 • 11 AM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center’s fall schedule begins today.

  • August 16, 2018 • 7 PM
  • Olin Library, Level 1

The Writing Center’s summer schedule ends today.  The fall schedule will begin on August 27 and will go live by August 24 at the latest.

  • May 22, 2018 • 12 AM – 12 AM

Summer Hours: Monday-Thursday, 2pm-7pm Friday, 2pm-5pm