Welcome to the virtual WCC!

The University of Waterloo Writing and Communication Centre is a hub of communication and writing practice, support, and research on campus. Writing a paper? Designing a portfolio? Giving a presentation? We're here to help you to work through all stages of the communication process. Check out our service video or click on a link below to learn more about our services.



  1. June 1, 2020The WCC's virtual workshops are live!
    image says workshops launch today at 5:00pm

    The WCC's virtual workshops are live!

    Whether you're looking for strategies to write in the sciences or looking to improve your grammar, we've got the workshop to help you!

  2. Mar. 18, 2020COVID-19 and the WCC: Our services are online to help you!
    Image reads read the new message from the WCC director

  3. Oct. 2, 2019Grad Student on to Great Things with WCC Support

    Kiana Amini is a Chemical Engineering PhD student who recently cited the Writing and Communication Centre as a helpful resource in her academic journey:

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  1. Aug. 11, 2020Keeping Academic Writing Simple
    Keep calm and keep it simple

    As a new student just entering university, I was obsessed with this idea of “academic writing.” What was it? How could I recognize it? How was I supposed to do it? I was always worrying about whether my writing was “formal” enough, or “academic” enough.

  2. Aug. 4, 2020Writing Into the Void: Tips for Completing Final Papers During Quarantine
  3. July 21, 20206 Resume Tips to Land a Co-op Placement
    6 Resume Tips to Land a Co-op Placement

    As the fall term approaches, it’s almost time to finish your co-op term or get ready for a co-op placement interview. To help you get ready, the Writing and Communication Centre (WCC) teamed up with Co-op Connection this week to give you a few resume writing tips. We’ve also included undergraduate writing programming that would not only be helpful for getting started on your resumes, but also for your cover letters and work term reports.

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