The Writing Institute includes the Writing Center, the First-Year Engineering Composition Program, and support for the appointment-stream faculty in Composition as well as the programs below. 

College Writing Board

The College Writing Board administers the Writing General Education Requirement.

Writing in the Disciplines Faculty Seminar

The WID Faculty Seminar offers Dietrich School faculty a rich cross-disciplinary conversation about the teaching of writing in undergraduate courses.

Writing in the Disciplines

We offer Writing in the Disciplines workshops, events, and resources for teachers of writing-intensive courses or those who want to use writing in any course. 

The Writing Center

The Writing Center provides a place for all University of Pittsburgh students to come to work on their writing. The Center is staffed by experienced consultants who have been trained to help others with their writing.