For Faculty

No matter what you are teaching, the BYU Research & Writing Center is happy to support writers from your courses.

Writing Center Services and Resources

Recommendations for Helping Students Use Writing Center Services

  • Explain peer review as a professional and academic practice
  • Familiarize yourself with the Writing Center and its offerings
  • Introduce students to Writing Center services:
    • show the Writing Center introductory video
    • include a description of services in your syllabus
    • schedule a class visit with a writing consultant
    • use Writing Center handouts or resources in class
  • Encourage students to visit well in advance of deadlines to ensure time for revision and to avoid long lines.

Syllabus Statement

Make your students aware of the Writing Center and its resources by including a statement in your syllabus:

The BYU Research & Writing Center (3340 HBLL) is a valuable and free resource where trained and certified writing consultants provide individualized assistance on any assignment and at any stage of the writing process. When you visit, remember to bring your assignment description along with any specific questions. Research help from library consultants is also available. More information can be found at

 Resources for Faculty writing and teaching

Faculty and staff writers are welcome to use Research & Writing Center services in addition to other on-campus programs designed to assist faculty with writing, editing, and teaching: