October 2015 WPE Registration (Portfolio Submissions Only)

Registration will start at 9:00 AM on Monday, September 21, 2015, and it will end at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, October 20, 2015.  

You cannot register for the October 2015 WPE before or after these dates.

Click here for a preview of the reading sets on or after Monday, September 21, 2015.


  • Complete portfolios must be submitted by 4:00 PM on this day only: Friday, October 23, in Campus Center 1-1300.  If you are not in line by 4:00 you will be turned away.
  • Early or late portfolios will not be accepted.
  • Contact us in advance by email at if you cannot travel to UMB on October 23, and cannot arrange for someone else to deliver your portfolio for you.

To register, please follow the instructions below:

If you have any questions please email, phone or visit the Writing Assessment Office in the Department of Undergraduate Studies.

Office: Campus Center 1-1300


Phone:  617-287-6330.

We will make every effort to provide you with information, practical advice, tutoring, workshops, and support to help you meet this requirement in a timely way.