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GWC Policies

Graduate Writing Lab(GWL)
Room 108 - Kresge Hall
(404) 880-8426
(404) 880-8535 fax


Appointment Eligibility
  • ONLY registered (financially enrolled) CAU graduate and professional students can utilize the services of the Graduate Writing Lab.

Appointment Policy

  • Graduate and Professional students may reserve one appointment per week (available on a first-come, first-serve basis).

  • An appointment may be scheduled up to two weeks in advance

  • A graduate student may not sign up for the second appointment until completing the first.
Assistance Policy
  • Graduate students can receive assistance on a variety of writing issues related to their academic or professional field.


  • The following are examples of writings we do not provide assistance with:

      • Writing for which the student is not an author

      • Writing that is part of an in-class or take-home examination either for a course or a degree requirement.

Late Cancellation/No Show Policy

  • A 24 hours notice of cancellation (either via telephone or via email) is required.
      • Notice of cancellation over the weekend must be done via email at .

  • If you fail to show up for an appointment without notice, you will have to wait two weeks before scheduling another appointment.

Privacy Policy

  • All services are confidential. No information about graduate student use of our service will be released except what is required by university policy or by law.
Guarantee Policy

  • Writing Consultants CAN NOT guarantee that your paper or writing will not require additional editing.