Writing Center

The APU Writing Center offers several forms of writing support that are free and available to all APU students:

  • In-Person Appointments: Students may meet with writing coaches at any stage of the writing process and receive individualized support to improve their writing projects and their long-term writing skills. Schedule an appointment, or visit the APU Writing Center website to learn more about us and our services.
  • Online Appointments: During online appointments, students and writing coaches use Zoom and a mutual whiteboard space or shared screen to work together in real time.
  • Drop-In Hours: The center offers drop-in hours, where students meet with writing coaches individually or in groups. View the current drop-in hours and location.
  • Workshops: The center offers in-class workshops by faculty request. Faculty may request classroom workshops by using our Writing Center Service Request Form.
  • Resources: Our Google site houses PDF resources on more than 35 writing challenges ranging from brainstorming to documentation.
  • Speaking Center Appointments: Students may meet with speaking coaches and receive individualized support to improve their speaking projects and presentation assignments.


APU’s Writing Center is open year-round, excluding holidays and university closures, and has locations in Marshburn Library (East Campus), Segerstrom Science Center (West Campus), and online.