The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin - Madison
Writing Center Workshops
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Writing In-Class Essay Exams that Impress

Learn how to study for in-class essay exams and to write effective essays under time constraints.


Not sure what professors are looking for on an undergraduate in-class essay exam? This workshop will answer your questions and prepare you for writing college–level essays on exams. We'll talk about studying for exams, starting your essays effectively, managing your time during the exams, planning your answers, and writing well–developed and coherent essays.

Intended Audience

Undergraduate students interested in learning to prepare for and write in-class essay exams.


1.25 hours

Schedule for Spring 2016

Thursday, 2/25, 3:30–4:45 (Sec. 1)
Tuesday, 4/26, 3:30–4:45 (Sec. 2)

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