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Graduate Writing Center

The Graduate Writing Center (GWC) is now a unit of the Yale Center for Teaching and Learning. We work with all Master and PhD students registered with the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (view participating departments). For the first time ever, the Graduate Writing Center is now piloting writing consultations for professional school students. The selected schools are the School of Drama and the School of Forestry.

Our services are offered throughout the academic year and include:

Writing Tip from the Graduate Writing Center

Don't be such a perfectionist!

The perfect is the enemy of the good. When you are writing, focus on getting your ideas down on paper, not on crafting perfect sentences. You can always go back and work on wording later.

McDougal Center entrance with Scaramouche quote and flags

Dissertation Boot Camps and Study Halls help you finish chapters in a distraction free zone.