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Graduate Students

The Writing Center will assist graduate students with the writing process. Please stop by the 1st Floor of Gabriele Library, or call (484) 323-3494 during the hours of operation to make an appointment for a writing session with one of our Writing Assistants.


Dissertation Writing Sessions

Graduate students working on dissertations who wish to work with a professional writing assistant should stop by the center or call (484) 323-3494  to make an appointment. Sister Claudine Hagerty, IHM (Email: chagerty@immaculata.edu) and Sister Caritas Schafer, IHM (Email: cschafer@immaculata.edu) primarily work with graduate students through the dissertation process. 

Dissertation writing sessions are a personal, individualized process between the professional writing assistant and the dissertation student.

If you are interested in dissertation services, please review and complete the IU Writing Center Dissertation Referral Form.


Comprehensive Examination ​Rule

While the Writing Center is supportive in developing the writing skills of graduate students throughout their program, Writing Center services may not be employed in the comprehensive examination process.

Intensive English Program


Spring 2017 Hours

Jan. 12 - May 8

Monday - Thursday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.


The Writing Center operates on a semester-based schedule.
When classes are not in session, the Center is closed.