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Registration

June 2016 WPE Registration (Timed-Essay Exams and Portfolio Submissions)

Registration will start at 9:00 AM on Monday, May 2, 2016, and it will end at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.  

You cannot register for the June 2016 WPE before or after the above dates.

For a preview of the June 2016 WPE Reading Sets, click here.

Portfolios:

  • Complete portfolios must be submitted by 4:00 PM on this day only: Wednesday, June 8, 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 writing.proficiency@umb.edu if you cannot travel to UMass Boston on June 8, and cannot arrange for someone else to deliver your portfolio for you or if you would like to submit your portfolio electronically.

To register, please follow the instructions below:

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

Office: Campus Center 1-1300

Email: writing.proficiency@umb.edu.

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.