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Undergraduate courses

Our undergraduate offerings include courses that develop students' ability to write high-level research essays, and courses designed specifically for non-native speakers of English.

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Graduate courses

MWC graduate-level courses cultivate mastery of oral and written communication for scholarly purposes.

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Specialized Writing Courses

The MWC offers a variety of non-credit courses that teach writing skills for different media and professional contexts – all open to the public as well as members of the McGill community.

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Routes of Writing

Routes of Writing gives insight into the writing practices of McGill academics, with professors and librarians from across the disciplines offering their reflections on writing processes and critical thinking.

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Welcome to the McGill Writing Centre!

Refine your academic writing skills or learn to write for a specific professional audience with courses offered by the McGill Writing Centre (MWC). As a student in one of the MWC’s courses or workshops, you'll learn essential skills, strategies, and techniques that will help you to succeed both at university and in any number of professions.

New Credit Course!

Are you interested in civic leadership, arts outreach, creative writing, or non-profit work? Registration is now open for our new service-learning course Writing and Community Action. Learn more about upcoming offerings.

Office Hours

MWC administrative offices are open as follows:
Monday to Friday:
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The administrative offices are closed from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Tutorial Service hours can be found here.