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

Writing In-Class Essay Exams

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? Do you find yourself spinning your wheels during precious test time?

This workshop will answer your questions and prepare you for writing college-level essays on examinations. We'll talk about studying for exams, planning your answers, starting your essays effectively, managing your time during the exams, 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 2015

Wednesday, 2/25, 3:30–4:45 (Sec. 1)
Tuesday, 4/28, 4:00–5:15 (Sec. 2)

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