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Thesis Writing Retreat

The Thesis/Project/Dissertation Writing Retreat is a 3 or 4-day event for graduate students who need help finishing their Thesis/Project/Dissertation. A writing expert from the Learning Resource Center will be available to assist students with questions. The retreat is offered in winter and summer during the week from 9:30am to 2:30pm.

Important Dates

  • Application open: TBD
  • Application due date: TBD
  • Email notification to the selected graduate students: TBD
  • Event Starts: TBD

The retreat offers the following

  • A quiet place to work
  • Feedback and assistance from two writing experts from the Learning Resource Center

Additional writing workshops on topics such as:

  • Managing your time
  • Working with your sources
  • Writing your literature review
  • Social support and peer to peer community building activities

Students commit to

Attend every day from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

What must you do if chosen to participate in this retreat?

  • Bring what you’ve already written/rough draft
  • Set writing goals for yourself and share those goals

How to Apply

The application will be available in December.

Additional Information

If you have any questions, please call the Graduate Studies Office at (818) 677-2138.