Writing Skills

UChicagoGRAD and the Writing Program offer writing support tailored to the distinct needs of graduate students and postdocs.



Writing Consultants help individual students and postdocs improve works in progress - from dissertation proposals and chapters to conference papers and journal articles. Make an appointment.

Writing Workshops

Ongoing programs on topics such as maximizing effectiveness of writing, writing for different audiences, and starting do-it-yourself writing groups. Check the GRAD Guide Weekly for workshop dates throughout the year.


Intensive bootcamps designed to help students and postdocs achieve writing goals among a cohort of fellow writers. Check the GRAD Guide Weekly for workshop dates throughout the year.

GRAD Writing Room

Dedicated space in Regenstein Library where students and postdocs who have participated in UChicagoGRAD writing programs can work on writing projects.