Professional Tutoring

The Academic Success Center is the comprehensive source of academic assistance at the University.

Professional writing tutoring is available to all Philadelphia University students who wish to improve their performance as writers across the curriculum. Students work one-on-one or in small groups. The writing tutors also offer workshops to instructors who assign writing in their courses.

Students wishing to take advantage of tutoring services should stop by the Academic Success Center, located in Haggar Hall, or call 215-951-2799.  Writing resources are available on the Center's website

  • Writing assistance is available at all stages of the writing process, from help with organizing ideas and getting started on papers, to revising final drafts.
  • Specialized help is also available for writing research papers and for problems with documenting sources, grammar, and punctuation.
  • Students speaking English as a second language (ESL) can receive specialized, professional help in writing through the Academic Success Center.  
  • For more information on writing tutoring, visit the Academic Success Center Writing Assistance pages, or make an appointment through Starfish.