Building the Groundwork for Success

Whether you’ve been away from the classroom and need to refresh your skills or simply want to improve your work in a certain area, Walden can help. We offer personalized support and tutoring services as well as online tools and courses to help you succeed.

The Writing Center

Our staff of dissertation editors and writing tutors can help you find and refine your scholarly voice, working with you one-on-one online and in person at academic residencies. The Writing Center provides:

  • Advice on the writing process, from concept to final draft.
  • Free tutorial services on APA style, grammar, and more.
  • Workshops and one-on-one consultations on course papers.
  • Recommendations for additional writing guides and resources.

Student Success Courses

Our student success courses can help you strengthen your skills in a particular area that impacts your current coursework. Credit is granted for each student success course but does not apply toward online degree program requirements. Courses focus on such topics as graduate writing, communications, and introduction to statistics. View the course descriptions.

Find out what our online higher education community can offer you. Request information or speak with an enrollment advisor by calling 1-866-492-5336. A list of international toll-free phone numbers is available for students outside the United States.

  • The Writing Center Works


    “The help I received at Walden’s Writing Center was priceless.” — James-Etta Goodloe, EdD student

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  • Student Support Services

    Our Student Support Services

    “Help is available at your fingertips, even in different countries and different time zones.”   Samira Gumma-Swiatkowski, Graduate

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