Event Time and Date

Sunday, January 1 2017, 12:00 PM to Sunday, April 30 2017, 1:00 PM

The Student Success Centre offers a copy editing service for graduate students, instructors, and professors for the following projects: Master’s or PhD theses/dissertations, final capstone projects, or documents for publication or career purposes.* 

 

What makes our service special?

  1. We will transparently track revisions and corrections for your acceptance or rejection.
  2. We make comments indicating confusion, ambiguity, or a teaching point.
  3. You will be sent the document to accept or reject changes and consider our suggestions.
  4. Our writing advisor will then meet with you, if desired, for a post-evaluation:
    a) to answer questions b) to clarify comments   c) to recommend further support/study

 

For more details, do one of the following:

We also offer one-on-one consultations as well as seminars on writing for individuals with other documents. 

We DO NOT edit documents that will be submitted to be graded for a class.

Please email the Student Success Centre at success@ualberta.ca for details.

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