Undergraduate Writing Support Program

Writing Tutoring Schedule

Winter 2020 (Jan. 13-March 13)

Appointments & Walk-Ins
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-In Writing Consultations
Thursday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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supports UCR undergraduate students through writing consultations and workshops. Our writing tutors are undergraduate students from multiple majors across the UCR campus. We can provide you writing assistance in any academic discipline during any stage of your writing process, pre-writing to finalizing drafts. Writing tutors are a complement to in-class instruction and instructor office hours. How To Prepare for Your Appointment

In addition to assignment-based writing support, our professional staff members provide targeted support to students applying to graduate/professional school, for prestigious scholarships/fellowships, Undergraduate Research Journal submissions, and Honors theses. 

To schedule an appointment for writing support, please call the ARC at (951) 827-3721 or click on the blue Accudemia Login button below to access our digital appointment system. Only currently enrolled UCR undergraduate students may meet with ARC tutors.

 

 

**Please note that students may only make two appointments per week for writing assistance.**

 

Winter 2020 Writing Workshops

All workshops will take place at the ARC and are for undergraduate students ONLY.

MLA Style
Jan. 23 (Thurs): 12-1pm
Feb. 20 (Thurs): 3-3:30pm

APA Style
Jan. 23 (Thurs): 3-4pm
Feb. 20 (Thurs): 3:30-4pm

Sentence Structure
Jan. 22 (Wed): 1-2pm

Using Commas
Feb. 4 (Tues): 3:30-4pm

Proofreading Strategies
Feb. 5 (Wed): 2-2:30pm

Subject-Verb Agreement
Feb. 5 (Wed): 2:30-3pm

Prepositions (in/at/on)
Feb. 19 (Wed): 3-3:30pm

Phrasal Verbs and Idioms
Feb. 19 (Wed): 3:30-4pm

Refining Your Writing Process
Feb. 4 (Tues): 3-3:30pm

Reading for Understanding
Feb. 6 (Thurs): 3-4pm

Reading & Analysis
Feb. 18 (Tues): 3-4pm

Tips for Timed Essay Exams
March 10 (Tues): 11am-12pm
March 11 (Wed): 1-2pm

Requesting Letters of Recommendation
Feb. 12 (Wed): 11am-12pm

Health Professions Personal Statements (Rivera 140)
Feb. 20 (Thur): 2:30-4pm
March 11 (Wed): 5-6:30pm

Program Information

 

Program Staff

Program Coordinator

Jennifer Kavetsky, Ph.D.
jennifer.kavetsky@ucr.edu
(951) 827-2516

Program Assistant Coordinator

Jay Farago-Spencer
joseph.spencer@ucr.edu
(951) 827-4385