Reading and Writing at the University Level


Writing in University

Feeling unsure of yourself as a writer at the University level? The first thing to know is that this is normal and you are definitely not the only one feeling that way!

three graduates

The expectation is not that you arrive at Ryerson with all the skills necessary to be full members of the academic writing community. The expectation is that you arrive with:

  • a sense of curiosity,
  • a keenness to learn,
  • a willingness to work hard,
  • the capacity for flexibility and creativity,and
  • a desire to think about ideas in new and critical ways.