Students must take either WRIT 1301 or WRIT 1401 in order to fulfill the first-year writing requirement, unless they have previously fulfilled the requirement in another way. Some students will be required to pass WRIT 1201 before taking WRIT 1301.
Have I already fulfilled the first-year writing requirement?
Aside from taking either WRIT 1301 or WRIT 1401, there are five ways to satisfy the first-year writing requirement:
- Beginning AY2020-21, a 4 or higher on the Engl lit score will fulfill the requirement
- As of AY2021-22, a 4 or higher on the Engl Lang score will fulfill the requirement
- Receive PSEO or CIS credit, or
- Receive transfer credit
- Receive 5 or higher on IB English Language and Literature