Writing Center

Resources for Students

Here Alma College students will find resources to help them with their academic and professional writing.


Cover Letters and Resumes:

For advice on writing resumes and various sample resumes, visit this Career Services page.

For a handout on personal statements, please see this guide recommended by one of our peer writing consultants.

See too this useful handout on creating effective cover letters.


Academic Essays:

Have questions on finding a topic?  Click here for ideas.

Have questions on structuring your essay?  Click here for ideas.

Have questions on writing lab reports?  Our peer consultants recommend these guides:

                                                                          University of Monash “Writing a Lab Report”

                                                                          Portland State Univ. “Sample Lab Report”                             

Academic Integrity:

Click here for Alma College’s Academic Integrity Tutorial.