Format Guidelines

All written assignments you will have in college will have a particular writing format. This will vary from subject to subject and class to class. Format is easy, but very important. Be careful not to earn a poor grade because you ignored format rules!

ESL 111 has a specific writing format you should follow:

  • Black, Times New Roman, and size 12 pt. font
  • Double-spaced
  • 1" margins
  • Indented paragraphs
  • Saved as a .doc or .rtf file
  • NetID, UIN, Course Section, Date, Preferred name on the top of the paper.
  • APA Citation for this class. Some classes want MLA citation.
Following a consistent, clear, and specific writing format will making your writing easier to understand. 

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