AATC Writing Support Center

Writing Support Center Updates

The Writing Support Center will offer remote services through January 28, 2022. Please click on our services below to learn more.

Writing Specialist appointments open January 3, 2022. The first day of writing tutoring is January 9, 2022.

The Writing Studio opens over Zoom January 10, 2022 and will be open M-Th 12-4 p.m.

Appointments may be limited

Why do students choose to use the Writing Support Center?

  • We help build better writers, not just better papers
  • We view writing and reading as a process that we’re here to help with
  • We help students build their academic confidence and competence
  • We have a friendly atmosphere where students can discuss their writing

Looking for writing help?

  • New appointments open every three days, but if you are having trouble with the system, please contact our front desk team.

Winter 2022 Writing Studio Schedule

In addition to Oasis appointments, we offer in-person drop-in tutoring. Writing drop-in takes place in the Writing Studio, located in the University House Annex. Please note that the Writing Studio will be virtual January 10-28. Please access the Front Desk Zoom room for the virtual Writing Studio.

Subject Mon. - Thurs. Fridays Saturdays Sundays
Writing for any class plus scholarship essays and personal statements 12 - 4 PM CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Writing Workshop Schedule (click to expand)

Giving Credit Where Credit is Due and Avoiding Plagiarism

For more information and to sign up, please visit the UC Davis Library's Workshops, Tours and Orientations page

  • February 16, 2021 at 11am-12:20pm and February 23, 2021 at 3:10-4:30pm

Services for Faculty and Staff (click to expand)

If you would like a Writing Specialist to visit your class to give a 15-20 minute presentation on services, a customized workshop, or a general workshop, please complete our interest form.

If you would like to assign a PlayPosit module on avoiding plagiarism, please consider adding these videos AATC made with the UCD Shields Library.

Please contact Kevin Sitz (kwsitz@ucdavis.edu) for more information.

Campus Writing Support Resources (click to expand)

The Writing Support Center is not the only UC Davis department that offers writing support. These departments offer one-on-one consultations, online resources, workshops, and more to help support your writing beyond coursework.

The Internship and Career Center can help you with applying for jobs and internships. 

Health Professions Advising can help you prepare your materials when applying for graduate school in the medical professions.

Pre-Grad and Law Advising can help you prepare your materials when applying for graduate and law school.

WAC Writing Fellow Consultations can help graduate students with their writing.

The Office of Research Grant Writing can help you with writing research grants and provides many resources.

The Entry Level Writing Online Resource Page offers many online resources related to improving your writing abilities.