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- We do not help with graduate school applications, cover letters, résumé​s, or any papers for classes outside the FHSS college.
- Please sign up for a virtual appointment slot at least one hour in advance. Appointment slots are locked one hour before the start of the appointment time. For example, if you would like to sign up for an appointment at 3 PM, please sign up by 2 PM to ensure the slot will be accessible.

FHSS Writing Lab Hours

Winter 2021 Hours

Monday through Friday: 9 AM to 5 PM MST.

The FHSS Writing Lab uses Zoom to conduct online appointments.

*Limit to one 30-minute ​appointment per day.*

*We will not work with a phone,​ tablet, etc.*​

*​We do not help with graduate school applications, scholarship essays, cover letters, résumé​s, or any papers for classes outside the FHSS college.*

*The Lab is closed for university holidays.*

What is the FHSS Writ​ing Lab?​

The FHSS Writing Lab provides free writing help for students within the BYU College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences.​ ​This includes students from the Anthropology, Economics, School of Family Life, Geography, History, Neuroscience, Political Science, Psychology, Social Work, and Sociology disciplines.

Who works at the Lab?​

Our advi​sors are friendly undergraduate students studying a variety of social science disciplines. They have extensive writing experience and training in teaching writing skills.

I'm a student in the FHSS College. How can the lab help me?

We offer individual, face-to-face sessions to help you become a better writer. We focus on global aspects of writing, such as thesis construction, organization, transitions, idea development, logical coherence, style, and argument clarity. We welcome writers with papers at any stage in the w​riting process.

How can I get an appointment?

Schedule an appointment online. Please note that if our appointment schedule is full, we may not be able to accommodate walk-ins. ​​

Interested in working at the FHSS Writing Lab?

We are not currently hiring. Please check back in April 2021.