Become a Writing Consultant

The University Writing Center needs you!

Job Description: Writing Consultants meet one-on-one with student writers from across campus to provide critical, constructive feedback on writing projects. Consultants work collaboratively with writers at any stage of a student’s writing process, including idea generation, finding and evaluating sources, and revising drafts. Consultants are expected to be peer leaders interested in the personal and professional development of themselves and others. Excellent word processing skills and familiarity with Ramsey Library’s research resources required.

Available Positions: The Writing Center is not currently accepting applications

Application Requirements: Applicants must have completed at least one semester at UNC Asheville; visited the Writing Center one or more times; be able to complete a one-credit tutor training course; be able to commit at least four semesters of work.

To apply, please email the following three documents as MS Word or PDF files to the University Writing Center at

  1. A resumé
  2. A 3-10 page academic writing sample
  3. A cover letter describing your interest in becoming a writing consultant