University Writing Center
September 25, 2016

Faculty Resources

We invite you and your students to use the University Writing Center located in the northeast area of the first floor of the library.

How can we assist you and your students?

The University Writing Center offers individual assistance and feedback for student writers at all stages of the writing process:

  • Organizing ideas
  • Writing a thesis statement
  • Constructing a draft
  • Identifying errors
  • Documenting sources
  • Avoiding plagiarism

A 30 - station computer classroom is available for faculty members to reserve and use when assigning writing projects such as.

  • Writing workshops
  • In-class essay assignments
  • In-class essay exams
  • Electronic evaluations at end of the semester

Tutors provide individual conferences for students working on research assignments or other writing projects with on-line tutoring services available on weekends.

UWC Interim Director: Dr. Rebekah Hamilton: 665-7974
UWC Administrative Assistant I:  Barbara Castellano: 665-7977
UWC Telephone: 665-2538

1201 W. University Drive Edinburg, TX 78539-2999
956/665-UTPA  1-866-441-UTPA
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