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Writing Tutoring

Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.–6 p.m. Friday: 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Check the Online Scheduler for more information or to make an appointment.


Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.


By appointment only. To make an appointment, use the Online Scheduler. Students who would like papers reviewed may submit them to the ALPHA OWL Moodle course. Exam proctoring may be scheduled by contacting ALPHACenter@unwsp.edu

Tutoring and Testing

The Writing Center supports the University of Northwestern community through a variety of student services including, but not limited to the following:

  • Writing & subject tutoring
  • Editing Competency Exam (ECE)
  • ECE & MTLE prep materials
  • Test facilitation for make-up examinations
  • Academic accommodations referred by Disability Services

For more information, contact the Writing Center Program Manager.


From the north:
Follow I-35E South to Hwy. 36 West. Exit onto Snelling Ave North to the third stop light, Lydia Ave, and turn left.

From the south:
Follow I-35W North to Hwy 36 East. Exit onto Snelling Ave North to the third stop light, Lydia Ave, and turn left.

From the east:
Follow Hwy 36 West to Snelling Ave North. At the third stop light, Lydia Ave, turn left.

From the west/northwest:
Follow I-494/I-694 East to Snelling Ave and exit South. At the first stop light, Lydia Ave, turn right.

From the airport by car:
Follow I-494 west to I-35W north to Hwy 36 east. Exit on Snelling Ave north. Turn left at the third stoplight, Lydia Ave.


The nearest parking is the Lakefront Parking (Lot F).


This location is accessible to wheelchairs, and the wheelchair entrance is off of Naz Faculty/Staff (Lot G) Lot.

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