UNC Writing Center
The ‘write’ place for everyone
The UNC Writing Center provides one-on-one sessions for students at any level to improve specific projects and become better all-around writers.
We believe every writer needs a reader, and all writers, even strong writers, can benefit from visiting with a Writing Center Consultant. Our consultants come from a variety of majors and backgrounds and are trained to work with writing of all types, from all disciplines. You’re the content expert. We’re the writing experts. Let’s work together!
Our services are designed to help you look for patterns of error and alert you to
This means that we will help assist you with the overall effectiveness of your paper, rather than copy edit your work.
Interested in learning more about us?
During the spring semester, the Writing Center will be offering email consulting and zoom consulting appointments only.
Desk Assistants are available to assist with appointments Monday - Friday, from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. in Ross Hall 1230. When visiting the Writing Center, wear a mask and follow all signs and posted placards to keep the UNC community healthy.
If your document is over 10 pages, break it up and schedule multiple appointments.
We have compiled this list of references to assist in improving your writing skills.
Interested in working in the Writing Center as a consultant? We hire for the academic year in the spring semester of the previous year. We look for consultants with the following qualities:
- Open and friendly personality
- Strong writing skills
- Willingness to learn