a consultation at the University Writing Center

Writing is a complex process, and the University Writing Center's consultants are here to help at any stage!

Duquesne University Writing Center

The Writing Center is back!

As of Fall 2020, the Writing Center will be offering face-to-face as well as online sessions. The Gumberg location of the Writing Center will be closed during Fall Semester. Be sure to visit our COVID-19 FAQ page before scheduling and visiting!

Important information for you

Thank you for your patience as we adjust to the changes required by COVID. We look forward to working with you.

Learn to be a better writer. Learn to be a better teacher of writing.

At the Writing Center we can…

  • Answer questions about your writing.
  • Give you feedback on a writing project.
  • Help you learn to be a better writer.
  • Help you improve how you teach writing.

The Writing Center provides writing instruction and support for undergraduates, graduate students, staff, and faculty. We provide:

  • One-on-one assistance for academic papers, professional applications, résumés, Web sites, presentations, and other projects.
  • Help with writing from all disciplines and all stages of the writing process.
  • Workshops, class visits, writing resources, and support for instructors wanting to incorporate effective writing pedagogy into their classes.

Our mission is to serve as a space for dialogue about writing and to help make not only better writing projects, but also better writers. Watch the video below to learn more about the Center's services and mission.

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