Academic Writing Resources

The University of Alberta offers a variety of writing supports that are accessible, learner-centred, relevant, and responsive to the diverse needs of the community. Every service and resource available to students, staff, and faculty works to support individual and collective academic success, career success, and citizenship.

Writing Centres and Services

The following services provide in-person support to students and/or faculty:

Academic Success Centre
Professional, individual appointments and workshops for undergraduate and graduate students (North Campus)

ACCESS Outreach Team
Informal, drop-in tutoring services that focus on basic concepts in writing. Available to students (North Campus).

Augustana Writing Centre
Professional, one-on-one consultations and workshops for students (Augustana Campus).

Campus Saint-Jean La Centrale
Professional, individual consultations for students (Campus Saint-Jean)

Centre for Writers
Peer-supported individual appointments, workshops, and writing groups for students (North Campus)

Writing Across the Curriculum
Professional support for instructors to help students think critically and write clearly - delivered across all campuses.

Types of Writing Support

Graduate Student Writing Supports