Summary: University Language Centre
The University of Manchester
last updated July 2007 1
Academic support programmes
Frequently asked questions
Academic writing tutorial service
Do you still offer `drop-in' tutorial sessions?
No, we can no longer offer academic writing tutorials on a `drop-in' basis. The tutorial service
operates entirely by appointment.
I want to make an academic writing tutorial appointment what do I need to do?
Before we can offer you a choice of appointment slots, you must submit your writing sample.
This can be any piece of academic work done in the past or it can be something you are
working on at the moment a literature review, a lab report, an introduction, a conclusion or
other part of an assignment. Go to
http://www.ulc.manchester.ac.uk/english/academicsupport/tutorial-service/ for full
information on how the service operates.
I would like to book an appointment (no sample attached) please can you help me?
I will be very happy to make an appointment for you to see one of our tutors but first I need a
sample of your writing. You will find for details of how the academic writing tutorial service