University Writing Program

Mission Statement

The inter-disciplinary University Writing Program fulfills key aspects of the University's mission by fostering a University-wide commitment to the development of writing courses and writing-intensive courses throughout the curriculum, coordinating writing initiatives among faculty and program units, and serving as the focal point for University planning to develop a campus-wide commitment to effective writing. The Writing Program further provides programmatic and support services to develop students' competence in academic and professional writing.