Why Work at the UWC?

IUPUI students from all majors are welcome! Writing consultants talk about writing with writers and help them feel more confident–listening to writers talk out their ideas, reading the writing out loud, sharing writing strategies, sharing writing resources, and helping writers feel connected to and supported in the IUPUI community!

Employment at the University Writing Center can help you hone the following skills necessary to every field and career path:

Expectations and Skills

Academic and Research Opportunities

The Perks of Being a Writing Consultant

  • Supportive coworkers who have a blast all day, every day
  • Flexible hours, starting at $11/hour

Contact University Writing Center Director Dr. Marilee Brooks-Gillies by writing her at mbrooksg@iupui.edu to discuss enrolling in ENG-W397/597 and what work in the UWC is like.

Read About Working at the UWC from Former Consultants

Why Being a Consultant Changes You by Lindsey Taylor

Five Reasons to Work at the Writing Center as a Non-English Major by Emily Rasmussen

Dungeons and Dragons and Writing–oh my! by Michael Botta

Relationality in the Writing Center by Grace Rosenbarger

An Aspiring Professor: The Lessons of Writing Center Pedagogy by Michael Botta

New Traveler on the Tundra by Ethan Marley

What’s in my Name by Jessica (Aoxuan) Cao