The Writing Center

Online Writing Assistance

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The Writing Center offers different appointment types to meet graduate student needs. Please select which appointment type you would like from the options listed below. 

  1. Read the requirements listed below. Failure to follow the requirements below can result in your paper not being reviewed.
  2. Send an email with your paper to and include what you would like a tutor to review. For example, a student might ask a tutor to review the argument, structure, grammar, focus, paraphrases, citations, etc. 
  3. You should receive feedback within 5 business days. If you do not receive feedback from us within 5 days, please contact the Writing Center.
  • Send a Word document we can open (2003 and later)
  • Allow 5 business days for a response
  • Tell us your CSU ID number if you are a CSU student; if not, we will be glad to help you after we put CSU students first
  • The last day to submit papers for each semester is the last day of classes (does not include final exam week). 
  • Students are limited to 2 submissions a week and 1 submission per email.
  • Students with a thesis or dissertation are treated like everyone else: 2 submissions a week and not more than 1 submission in an email. Tutors cannot cover a very long document in the half-hour sessions, so please plan accordingly.
  • Please call us at 216-687-6981 to ask for a specific deadline you want to meet.