About The Northeastern University Writing Center

The Northeastern University Writing Center, housed in the Department of English within the College of Social Sciences and Humanities, is open to any member of the Northeastern community and exists to help any level writer, from any academic discipline, become a better writer.

At the Writing Center, our consultants can help with any aspect of your writing, including:

  • Understanding a Writing Assignment or Prompt
  • Conceptualizing and Brainstorming
  • Planning and Outlining
  • Research and Citations
  • Organizing and Restructuring Writing
  • Drafting and Revising
  • Composing Better Introductions and Conclusions
  • Demonstrating Effective Editing Techniques
  • Developing Reading and Note-Taking Strategies
  • Document Design
  • Developing Presentations
  • Incorporating Images
  • Developing Multimedia Projects
  • Professional Writing (Cover Letters and Resumes)


To learn more about the Writing Center, use the navigation links above. You may also call our Holmes Hall location at 617.373.4549.