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Office of University Writing

Office of The Provost

Graduate Writing Partners Program

bold right facing arrowWhat is the Graduate Writing Partners Program?

The Graduate Writing Partners Program pairs graduate students with a Miller Writing Center consultant who work one-on-one with graduate students to help them improve their writing abilities and become more effective communicators in their respective disciplines. Participants will benefit from consistent, semester-long, individualized consultations with graduate writing consultants. To be eligible for this program, you must have an advisor/professor who is willing to sponsor you. 

bold right facing arrowWho Should Apply?

Graduate students interested in improving their writing skills and/or working on their thesis, dissertation, or a piece for publication, and who are willing to commit to individualized, one-on-one writing consultations with a graduate writing consultant for a minimum of two hours per week for 16 weeks.

bold right facing arrowExpectations for Participants

Students must commit to attend two one-hour standing appointments each week for the entire semester (two hours per week for 16 weeks). Regular attendance is mandatory. Clients can miss two appointments without penalty. However, if the participant misses a third appointment, they will be dropped from the program.

bold right facing arrowApplication Details

Applications for the Summer and Fall 2021 GWP Cohorts are due April 1st, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. 

Applicants must submit the following materials to this application link: