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 in–class essay exam? This workshop will answer your questions and prepare you for writing college–level essays on exams. We'll discuss ways to study for these exams, plan your answers, start your essays effectively, and manage your time during the exams—so you'll be ready to write 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 Fall 2016

Thursday, 10/6, 3:30–4:45 (Sec. 1)
Friday, 12/2, 1:30–2:45 (Sec. 2)

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