Writing Associates Program


Writing Associates Program

Learn how USJ is creating a collaborative learning environment that encourages the development of strong writing skills in all disciplines.

The Writing Associates Program is designed to strengthen the writing skills of students in all USJ programs.

Writing Associates are Center for Academic Excellence consultants who attend writing intensive classes, read course texts, and confer with faculty to become well versed in course concepts, assignment criteria, and faculty expectations.

Writing Associates will:
  • Meet with students in class, out of class, and online
  • Provide specific, specialized, and focused feedback on course papers
  • Share CAE resources and handouts
  • Collaborate with the instructor to teach in-class workshops
  • Organize study tables and review sessions for groups of students to review concepts for upcoming tests or papers