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In addition to visiting with the Writing Center staff, we want to provide you tools and resources to improve your research and writing.

For Students


Basics of Writing

Career Writing

Grammar, Punctuation and Usage

Research Writing

For Faculty

Syllabus Statement

For faculty who wish to encourage students to use the Writing Center, we offer the following statement for inclusion to their course syllabi:

The Writing Center is a welcoming place—physical and virtual—where writers can get feedback on their work. It offers free consultations on writing assignments, cover letters, personal statements, fellowship applications, proposals, dissertations, and more. It also conducts workshops, presents talks, and supports writing groups. The goal is to make students and residents more effective, confident writers by providing feedback on their work and advice on their writing process. We are located in Dykes Library, G011. Appointments can be made online at, by phone (913-945-8477) or email (

Student Affairs

University of Kansas Medical Center
Student Affairs
Counseling and Educational Support Services
Counseling - G116 Student Center
Education Support - G012 Dykes
Writing - G011 Dykes
Mail Stop 4006
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
Phone: 913-588-6580
Fax: 913-588-6597