Effective Writing Center (EWC)

Please note that the Effective Writing Center will be closed and not accepting advising requests from December 23rd at 5:00 pm until January 3rd at 12:01 am. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to working with you in the new year.

Welcome to the Effective Writing Center (EWC)! The EWC offers an array of writing-related services to the UMUC community. Here, all UMUC students and faculty members can find resources to help students improve their writing. Whether you are a student who needs your paper reviewed or a faculty member who would like us to provide a guest lecture on writing for your class, the EWC is here to help. Get started!

The UMUC Effective Writing Center

The UMUC Effective Writing Center

Know what you want to say, but not exactly sure how to phrase it? UMUC's Effective Writing Center offers a variety of services to help you gain confidence in your own writing.

Cultivating the Skills to Write a Book

Alumnus Stephen Moore remembers how his UMUC courses prepared him to write a book about Washington, D.C., area entertainers.


Interested in pursuing a career in writing education and/or support?

The EWC and the Writing Program are offering the perfect training course for teachers or tutors of writing, WRTG 387: Theories and Methods of Teaching Writing. For more information, e-mail us or call 240-684-2899.