University of Alberta

Centre for Writers

Offers free, 1-on-1 writing support in any subject, discipline, program, or faculty, and at all levels of study and with any type of assignment.

Service provides:

  • classes, peer tutoring, individualized instruction, and other opportunities for people who want to develop or perfect their ability to prepare essays, reports, term papers, exam essays, abstracts, literature reviews, annotated bibliographies, academic proposals, or dissertations
  • opportunities to engage in other types of academic writing that demonstrate a person's ability to research a concept and apply ideas, theories, concepts, or principles learned or studied to a new situation
Key Provider: academic directors, program co-ordinators
Yes, Servie targeted to:
  • current students
  • staff
  • alumni
  • or instructors of University of Alberta
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • book a live online tutoring appointment with a tutor online 
  • e-mail your papers for feedback within 2 business days
  • chat online by searching on Google Chat during hours of operation for drop-in options, to join the drop-in list, or ask questions
  • visit website for more information and resources
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Web Site
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Last Updated On
November 27, 2020
Hours of Operation
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 07:30 PM
12:00 AM - 04:00 PM