Welcome to the Writing Center!
The Writing Center offers free professional tutoring on any aspect of any phase of any kind of writing, including:
- finding or narrowing a focus for your writing
- working out an outline or writing plan
- developing detailed, effective paragraphs
- using quotes and citation appropriately
- zeroing in on specific grammar issues
- reviewing a finished piece before submission
- revising graded work
For all this and more, for any academic course or other writing purpose, such as personal statements and essays for scholarships and transfer applications, the Writing Center offers friendly, skilled, trained professional tutors. The Writing Center is open to all LaGuardia students who have begun taking English courses, whether or not they are now taking an English course. Students taking content area courses such as social sciences, humanities, health services, and business administration make up almost half of the students who use the Writing Center each term!