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Writing Support for Graduate Students

The Writing Hub offers a variety of writing support programs to graduate students at UC San Diego. Academic writing projects can be complex, long-term, and stressful. That's why we build networks of support around graduate students to help them succeed in their writing and thrive in their programs. Our aim is to support your success and well-being, one writing project at a time!
From one-on-one consultations with graduate writing consultants, to in-depth writing retreats and graduate-level writing workshops, the Writing Hub can help you make progress on your project and gain confidence as an academic writer. 

Writing Consultations

Meet with a Graduate Writing Consultant for supportive, in-depth conversations about your writing, at any stage of the process.

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Graduate Writing Retreats

Attend a graduate writing retreat to help make progress on your writing project and develop more positive and productive writing practices.

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Grad Writing Workshops

We hold weekly, 3-hour workshops on a variety of graduate-level writing topics. Learn, discuss, explore, and practice alongside other grad students.

Workshop Calendar

Writing Room

A supportive and focused time and space for you to make progress on your writing projects, plus free coffee! Monday-Friday, 9:00-11:00am.

How it works

Discussion groups

Small groups of graduate students who meet once per week for peer feedback on their drafts, along with a Grad Consultant facilitator.

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Dissertation Writer's Workshop

The Dissertation Writer's Workshop is a hybrid between our workshops and writing retreats. This 3-part series is designed to demystify the dissertation and help you make progress toward your defense.

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More for Graduate Students

Meet Our Consultants

See a full list of our graduate writing consultants.

Consultant Profiles

Still Have Questions?

See our list of FAQs to get answers to common questions.


Employment Opportunities

Work as a Writing Consultant while you are a student at UC San Diego!