Writing Center

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Our Students' Writing


Welcome to the UMass Amherst Writing Program!

Winner of the 2008-09 Program of Excellence Award from the Conference on College Composition and Communication!

Since 1982, we have been an independent academic unit serving the entire campus community, a key part of undergraduate General Education here. Our mission is to help students at UMass Amherst acquire the writing skills they need in their courses, their careers, and their lives in general.

We hope you’ll find here the information you’re looking for; if not, please call (413-545-0610), email (writingprogram@acad.umass.edu), or visit us in Bartlett 305.

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