Excel Writing Center

Welcome

The Writing Center is staffed by UCCS undergrad and graduate students who have been specially trained and educated to provide effective peer feedback. Our goal is to make better writers, not just better papers. We believe strongly in the importance of community and conversation to the writing process.

The Writing Center offers all students (graduate & undergrad):

  • 50-minute one-on-one consultations by appointment. Get help with:
    • Brainstorming
    • Thesis construction
    • Argument, evidence, & analysis
    • Idea generation
    • Organization & structure
    • Sentence-level concerns
    • APA, MLA, & Chicago citations & formatting
    • Interpreting assignments
    • Not just essays, but also creative writing, lab reports, resumes, scholarship applications, presentation outlines, etc.
  • Online consultations by appointment
  • Support for student writing groups
  • Writing workshops for student groups/organizations (see our Workshops page)
  • Technology-based instruction and outreach
  • Information resources

The Writing Center offers faculty:

  • Consultation and collaboration
  • In-class workshops (see our Workshops page)
  • Peer review facilitation
  • Information resources
 

News and Announcements

News and Events coming soon.
 

Hours

Monday

10:00am-6:00pm

Tuesday

10:00am-6:00pm

Wednesday

10:00am-6:00pm

Thursday

10:00am-6:00pm

Friday

Closed

Saturday & Sunday

Closed

 
Excel Writing Center
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Phone: (719) 255-4336 | Location:Columbine Hall 316
Director: Dr. Marilee Brooks-Gillies | Phone: (719) 255-4335 | mbrooksg@uccs.edu
 
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