Writing, Speaking,
and Argument Program



Writing Consultant

The Writing and Speaking Center is hiring University of Rochester graduate students to become writing consultants. Consultants are graduate students from a variety of disciplines who offer writing tutoring to undergraduate and graduate student writers.

Consultants offer 50 minute tutoring appointments; each tutor typically works between four and eight hours per week. Consultants’ tutoring hours are offered Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., from September through May.

If they desire to, consultants can also  offer workshops and/or support the graduate writing project (GWP).


Pay for this position starts at $16/hour.


To apply, please email the following materials to WSAP at wsap@ur.rochester.edu by Thursday, August 31, 2016:  

If you are applying for the GWP please indicate in your letter.

GWP position responsibilities follow:

For more information about the Writing and Speaking Center and becoming a writing consultant, please email Stefanie Sydelnik at stefanie.sydelnik@rochester.edu