Thank you for supporting University Writing and the Miller Writing Center! Our goal is to help students become better writers,and below are a few ways you can help your students utilize our resources.
Schedule an MWC Introductory Presentation
Undergraduate and graduate consultants are available to introduce your students to University Writing with a brief (5-10 minute) overview of our services and how your students can best make use of them. The presentation includes information about the Miller Writing Center, ePortfolio Project, student programs, and employment opportunities. Presentations are available for face-to-face and online classes/organizations.
To request an introductory presentation, please email Heather Stuart at firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks before your preferred presentation date. In your email please include the date, time, location/link, course/organization, and number of attendees. Due to COVID-19, remote presentations are preferred.
Include Information about the MWC in your Syllabus
Here’s a statement you could include in your syllabus:
- The Miller Writing Center provides free support on any kind of writing, whether for class or otherwise, at any stage in the writing process. Trained consultants are available to talk with you as you plan, draft, and revise your writing. Please visit the MWC website for locations, hours, and information about scheduling appointments. If you have questions about the Miller Writing Center, please email email@example.com or call (334) 844-7482.
Encourage Students to Use Our Programs and Services
Students indicate that the primary reason they attend programs or schedule appointments is because of recommendations from faculty, staff, advisors, and mentors. Thank you for supporting our work! In addition to the Miller Writing Center, University Writing offers a range of programs for students. Please see the events page for a full list of current programs.
Please note that to protect our clients’ privacy, the Miller Writing Center does not provide verifications of visits to faculty or advisors. All clients receive a report after each appointment. If you want a visit verification, please ask your student to forward this report to you upon receipt.