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UWCO - Using the Service

The University Writing Center offers 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 assignment.
  2. Submit Your Writing (up to 5 pages or 1,500 words--once per week, per student)
    • Upload the file with your writing, as well as any other relevant files (e.g., assignment instructions or rubric, etc.) that may be helpful for your writing consultation.
  3. You will be sent a notification (typically within 12 hours) that we've received your submission.
  4. You will be notified via email when your feedback is available.  
  5. After you have reviewed the writing consultant's feedback, please complete our brief survey about your consultation experience. 

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

Within 24-48 hours for papers submitted Mon. - Thur.

Within 24-72 hours for papers submitted Fri. - Sun.

 UWCO submission policies



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