University Learning Center

Writing Consultant

Peer Writing Consultants conduct writing consultations with students across the curriculum. Writing Consultants work with students on global revision (focus, development, audience, organization) and local revision (style, editing, etc.). All writing consultants must have qualifying experience and engage in the tutor training program, which has received International Tutor Program Certification through the College Reading and Learning Association.

Minimum requirements for employment as a Writing Consultant are:

  • Upper-class standing (sophomore, junior, senior, graduate student).
  • 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Two faculty recommendations

Students applying for an internship must also meet the minimum qualifications of the sponsoring academic department. No internships are available during the Summer.

  • To be considered for a Fall semester writing tutor position, submit your application no later than April 1st of the previous Spring semester.

DOWNLOAD the Writing Services Application (PDF). You may submit it electronically by e-mailing it to OR print it and bring the completed application to the University Learning Center (DePaolo Hall, first floor office #1056).