Writing Centers at Boston University

Mugar Library hosts a satellite location for the College of Arts and Sciences Center for Writing, available only to students currently enrolled in a writing program at Boston University. There are other writing centers geared to particular needs and programs on campus, in other locations. The Educational Resources Center provides writing assistance by appointment to all members of the BU community (student, alumni, faculty, or staff members).

Additional centers/services:

(The following content is provided courtesy of  the Educational Resources Center.)

>> Are you looking for help writing Resumes and Cover Letters?

Go to: Center for Career Development
Location: 100 Bay State Road, 6th floor 617-353-3590

>> Are you enrolled in a WR course/ undergraduate CAS student or enrolled in an undergraduate CAS course?

Go to: College of Arts and Sciences Center for Writing
Location: 100 Bay State Road, 3rd floor 617-358-1500

>> Are you not enrolled in a WR course and need help with your paper?

Go to: Educational Resource Center – appointment only
Location: 100 Bay State Road, 6th Floor 617-353-7077


Go to: College of Communication Writing Center – accepts online appointments and walk-in sessions
Location: 640 Commonwealth Ave. Room B27A 617-353-6632

>> Are you a student in the College of General Studies?

Go to: CGS Writing Center – appointment only
Location: 871 Commonwealth Ave. Room 330B 617-353-6134 (schedule an appointment in person during open hours)

>> Are you in CAS Core Curriculum?

Go to: Core Curriculum Writing Tutors – appointment only
Location: 725 Commonwealth Ave. Room 119 617-353-5404

>> Are you in the School of Social Work?

Make an appointment with: Yvette Anderson, SSW Writing Fellow
Location: 264 Bay State Road, Room 215 617-353-5178

>> Are you in the School of Theology?

Go to: STH Writing Works – appointment only
Location: 745 Commonwealth Ave. Room B27 617-353-2014