Writing is a skill that takes a lifetime to master. The WRT Zone is dedicated to supporting all writers on this path, regardless of their level, by helping them understand the conventions appropriate for their courses and discipline. We provide our writers with the tools they need to be successful with specific writing projects, but also focus on helping writers develop as writers and become self-reliant. We strive to build an academic culture with bridges that link students, faculty, and staff together by providing educational opportunities for the entire campus.


The WRT Zone is your academic partner, here to serve students, faculty, and staff alike. Undergraduate and Graduate students from all disciplines can work with Undergraduate and Graduate tutors in one-on-one tutoring, online tutoring, group sessions, and student-focused workshops. Come in early on in your writing process so that we can help you navigate the multiple levels of the writing process. 


Faculty and staff can find a collaborative team that provides in-class visits, embedded tutoring, and guest lectures, and more.


Our services include, but are not limited to:

·      Generating Ideas

·      Developing Arguments

·      Developing Research

·      Working Through Drafts

·      Revision

·      Research Support

·      Citation and Formatting

·      Discipline/Genre Specific Writing Support

·      Oral and Visual Presentations

·      Personal Statements and Project Proposals


We can work with you on any forms of communication, including:

·      Essays and Research Papers

·      IMRAD and Scientific Research

·      Reports for Engineering or Science Courses

·      Graduate Theses or Dissertations

·      ePortfolios or Other Online Assignments

·      Personal Statements and Cover Letters

·      Proposals

·      Oral Class Presentations


Research and technology support is offered on a first-come-first served basis and covers research strategies, assessment of sources, general technology support, and help with Adobe Dreamweaver, Encore, Flash, Illustrator, Photoshop, and more. To make a face-to-face or online appointment, consult the Writing Center website:  http://www.clas.wayne.edu/writing/appointments

For more information about the Writing Center, please contact the Director, Jule Wallis (phone: 313-577-2544; email: au1145@wayne.edu)

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