Eastern Michigan University

UWCO - Using the Service

The University Writing Center is now offering online consultations through Canvas.

All eligible students, will have a University Writing Center Online course shell loaded into their Canvas portals.

Submitting writing for an online consultation is easy!

  1.  Provide Information
    • Complete a Google form to provide information about you and your assigment.  This step is a prerequisite for submitting writing.
  2. Submit Your Writing (up to 5 pages--once per week, per student)
    • Upload the file with your writing, as well as any other relevant files (e.g., assignment instructions, assessment rubric, etc.) that may be helpful for your writing consultation.
  3. A notification will appear in Canvas shortly after you have successfully submitted your writing.
  4. A notification will then appear in Canvas under "Recent Feedback" indicating that the writing consultant has completed the review of your writing.
  5. Take the UWCO Survey: After you have reviewed the feedback from your writing consultant, please complete our brief SurveyMonkey survey to let us know about your consultation. 

A writing consultant will respond with comments according to the following time frames:

Within 48 hours for requests submitted Mon.-Thur.

Within 72 hours for requests submitted Fri.-Sun.




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