Writing Coaching

Writing Coach appointments are scheduled for one hour. For questions about the Writing Coach program, please contact Dr. Shawn Taylor at sktaylor@echo.rutgers.edu.

Our program supports writers in a variety of disciplines and a range of courses. Our coaches meet individually with students about:

The RLC writing coaches do not provide tutoring for Writing Program courses (including Expository Writing and Basic Composition). These courses are supported by the Writing Centers, where students can meet with tutors who work closely with the Writing Program courses. Please visit the Writing Centers' website to learn more about their programs and sign up for tutoring.

While our coaches do not proofread or edit papers, they do provide feedback and suggestions on how to write concise sentences, coherent paragraphs, and a well-organized paper. Our coaches also work with non-native speakers of English.

Citation Style Guides

Grammar and Usage