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Student writers feel more comfortable with their writing when they find support, feedback, samples, and answers to their questions. We selected these resources with the student writer in mind.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to some of the most common questions about the KU Writing Center. If you don't see your question, please let us know.


Meet with a Consultant Face to Face

Don't wait in line! Schedule a time to work with a writing consultant by using our online appointment system or calling 785-864-2399.


Videoconference with a Consultant

Can't make it in to the Writer's Roost for a face-to-face consultation? Still want live feedback and a conversation with a consultant? Schedule a videoconference and meet with a consultant online.


Feedback via E-mail

Would you rather get feedback by writing? Submit your writing online and receive a response by e-mail within approximately 3 business days (except weekends). Available to all KU students and staff while classes are held during the spring, summer, and fall semesters.


Writing Guides

Original writing guides by our experienced writing consultants, along with dozens of links to other great writing resources on the Web.


Quick Question?

Do you have a quick writing question? Not sure how to cite a particular source? Want to double-check correct semi-colon usage?  Ask a writing consultant.

Do you have a question about the Writing Center or our services? E-mail us.

Are you a KU grad student who likes working with student writers? If so, we're looking for you! Apply to be a Graduate Writing Consultant at the KU Writing Center: http://employment.ku.edu/student/1265BR.
Our digital tools about Mind Mapping and Brainstorming can help get your paper off the ground. http://t.co/IghjWBdc7c http://t.co/E7uWRdBHJ6


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