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    Our Mission

    The WRC facilitates UHD students, staff, and faculty efforts to read, write, think critically, and communicate.

  • How We Help

    We can assist you at any stage of the writing process and with any type of personal or academic writing.

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    The Writing & Reading Center

    WRC Hours and Services


Please see our position description to see if you would be interested in joining our team:

Do you enjoy working with people?
Do you like to write?
Are you interested in learning about writingteaching, and critical thinking?

If so, the UHD Writing & Reading Center is looking for you!

To qualify to work as a Peer Tutor, you must be a currently-enrolled UHD student who

  • has registered for at least one credit at UHD during the semester for which you would like to apply
  • holds at least sophomore standing, and
  • has earned a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

If you're interested in applying, you should email the following to

  • a writing sample of 3-5 pages,
  • a copy of your transcript (either official or unofficial), and
  • at least one recommendation from a faculty member.
The following should be uploaded to the online application:

  • a cover letter
  • a resume

Click to register!

The Writing & Reading Center is located in the One Main Building, in room N-925; please feel free to visit us, or contact us at 713.221.8669 or, if you have any questions.

Last updated 2/19/2020 4:25 AM