Writing Center

Accommodation for Disabilities

Can I get an accommodation because I have a disability? Yes. Alliance University Writing Center offers extended sessions for students with disabilities. Documentation of your disability will need to…

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Booking Appointments

How do I book an appointment with the Writing Center? You can book an appointment via our booking page. Go to https://www.nyack.edu/writingcenter/book-appointment/. Click on “Book an E-session.”. Cho…

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Booking in Advance

How early in advance can I book an appointment?. Students can book an appointment up to 14 days in advance from the current date. If more time is needed, please make your request by contacting us at…

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Cancelling Appointments

How do I cancel my appointment? Retrieve the confirmation email sent to you by the Online Writing Center. Click on “Cancel Appointment” as shown in the figure below. NOTICE: If TWO (2) consecutive ap…

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Choosing Consultants

Do I get to choose my consultant? No, but when scheduling your appointment, you can request a particular consultant. Please note that you are not guaranteed to get that consultant if your schedules d…

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Citation Styles (APA/MLA/Turabian)

How do I follow APA/MLA/Turabian citation styles in my paper? For information on specific formatting guidelines, book an appointment with a writing consultant. You may also find the following resourc…

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Connecting with Writing Consultants

I have scheduled an appointment. How do I connect with my writing consultant? Check your email 15 minutes before your appointment time. Send in your draft and assignment guidelines (if applicable). W…

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Dropping Off Papers

Can I drop off my paper and pick it up later? No, drop-off services are not offered as we help students one-on-one. You can schedule an appointment with the Writing Center by visiting our website: ht…

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Extra Help for Non-Native Speakers

English is not my first language. Can I get extra help? If English is not your first language, the Writing Center offers back-to-back sessions to ensure that you are receiving an adequate amount of a…

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Multiple Same-Day Appointments

May I have multiple appointments on the same day? You may have multiple appointments on the same day if any of the following is true: English is not your native language. You are a first-year student…

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Rescheduling Appointments

How do I reschedule my appointment? Retrieve the confirmation email sent to you by the Online Writing Center. Choose the option “Reschedule” as shown in the figure below. Select a new date and time f…

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Session Length

How long is each session? Each session is 50 minutes long. For back-to-back sessions, you will be given a 10-minute break in the middle.

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Session Review Form

My professor sent me to the Writing Center. How do I get signed proof of my visit? After your session, the writing consultant will email you a PDF of the signed Session Review form. This document is…

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Take-Home Exams

Can I bring my take-home exam to a session? According to our policies, you may only bring a take-home exam for review or assistance with written permission from your instructor.

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Walk-In Appointments

Can I still come to the Writing Center if I don't have an appointment? Yes. The Writing Center offers walk-in appointments whenever there are available time slots. However, session slots may be limit…

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Writing Center Contact

Hours of Operation:. On-Campus. Monday, Wednesday - Friday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM Online. Monday – Friday 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Contact Us: Email: thewritingcenter@allianceu.edu Phone: 646-378-6100 ext. 790…

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Writing Center Services

What type of help can I get from the Writing Center? Our Writing Consultants provide support for the following: Writing projects across all disciplines, programs, and genres. Academic and non-academi…

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Writing Consultants

Who are the writing consultants? Graduate Writing Consultants: Berengere Howard Bright Obiallor Madelyn Badillo Ye Sil Cha

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Writing Workshops

Does the Writing Center offer any writing workshops? Yes. The Writing Center hosts workshops throughout the academic year. These workshops focus on the processes of academic, professional, and creati…

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