For Faculty

No matter what you are teaching, the BYU Writing Center is happy to support writers from your courses.

Writing Center Services and Resources

Recommendations for Helping Students Use Writing Center Services

  • Explain peer review as a professional and academic practice
  • Familiarize yourself with the Writing Center and its offerings
  • Introduce students to Writing Center services:
    • show the Writing Center introductory video
    • include a description of services in your syllabus
    • schedule a class visit from a writing tutor
    • use Writing Center handouts or resources in class

Syllabus Statement

Make your students aware of the Writing Center and its resources by including a statement in your syllabus:

The BYU Writing Center (3322 HBLL or 4026 JKB) is a valuable and free resource where trained and certified tutors provide individualized writing consultations on any assignment and at any stage of the writing process. When you visit, remember to bring your assignment description along with any specific questions. Research help from library consultants is also available in the library location. More information can be found at writingcenter.byu.edu.

 Resources for faculty writing and teaching

Faculty and staff writers are welcome to use Writing Center services in addition to other on-campus programs designed to assist faculty with writing, editing, and teaching: