About the Graduate Writing Center

The Graduate Writing Center assists graduate students in the development of academic skills necessary to successfully complete their graduate programs and prepare for future faculty and professional positions. This unit offers workshops on topics such as academic writing, grant writing, dissertation writing, editing, and preparing articles for publication, in addition to writing groups and individual consultations on these topics for graduate students.

Set up a one-on-one consultation, or contact Sabrina Soracco, Director, Graduate Writing Center, at szs@berkeley.edu

The Graduate Writing Center is Hiring!

The Graduate Division’s Graduate Writing Center is pleased to announce that it is hiring two Graduate Writing Consultants for positions that began on July 1, 2022.

Application deadline: Friday, May 6, 2022.

Job description and application information.

Attend our virtual workshops and courses!

We’re offering remote workshops and courses this semester, including our new Graduate Writing Community, a virtual writing community for UC Berkeley graduate students to come together and make progress in their writing. Read below for more details.


Schedule an Appointment with a Graduate Writing Consultant

One-on-one individual consultations are now available for UC Berkeley graduate students.

Schedule a writing consultation