English for Multilingual Students

English for Multilingual Students (EMS) Campus Resources and University Writing Program Course Offerings

The University Writing Program is the academic unit offering undergraduate and graduate courses for multilingual students at UC Davis. The EMS division of the Writing Program works closely with International and Academic English and Continuing and Professional Education to create opportunities for multilingual students across campus and departments. Most of our courses teach writing, but there are also courses that address verbal skill development. Read below for more information about resources and courses available to you at UCD and within the UWP.

People to Contact in the UWP:

Catherine Hatzakos

Associate Director of English for Multilingual Students


Dana Demchuk

Assistant Director of English for Multilingual Students


Lexi Hennequin

Multilingual Writing Coordinator