In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find essay tutors in Lancaster, PA

Pay-as-you-go private essay tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best essay Tutors in Lancaster, PA

7 Lancaster private essay tutors / Find the best local essay tutor in Lancaster

See more experts ›
Alexa S.
22/hour

Lancaster, PA

Extroverted French Tutor

In this role, I regularly conducted hour-long lessons on intermediate French grammatical concepts such as the passé composé, the imparfait, the conditional/conditional passé, the subjunctive, and relative pronouns. In addition, I created and corrected worksheets on these subjects, and edited essays of... read more

22/hour
5.0 (317)
469 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

In this role, I regularly conducted hour-long lessons on intermediate French grammatical concepts such as the passé composé, the imparfait, the conditional/conditional passé, the subjunctive, and relative pronouns. In addition, I created and corrected worksheets on these subjects, and edited essays of... read more

Jonathan R.
80/hour

Lancaster, PA

Math, Test Prep (SAT, ACT, GED, GRE, ASVAB), and Writing Tutor

Grammar is one of my specialties, so I have been able to help a number of students improve their scores in this section of the test. In addition, my logical approach has helped when instructing students on how to write the SAT essay. read more

80/hour
5.0 (2474)
9,426 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Grammar is one of my specialties, so I have been able to help a number of students improve their scores in this section of the test. In addition, my logical approach has helped when instructing students on how to write the SAT essay. read more

Leslie A.
40/hour

Near Lancaster, PA

Encouraging Success

No matter your age, I have tutored across the generations; my youngest student is 7 and my oldest was a woman in her late sixties who learned how to use email. Whether you want to learn Excel, prep for the SAT, or prepare a graduate essay, I am more than happy to help. read more

40/hour
4.9 (315)
1,648 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

No matter your age, I have tutored across the generations; my youngest student is 7 and my oldest was a woman in her late sixties who learned how to use email. Whether you want to learn Excel, prep for the SAT, or prepare a graduate essay, I am more than happy to help. read more

Alan N.
35/hour

Lancaster, PA

English Writing Tutor and Proofreader

I graduated cum laude from Franklin and Marshall College, where I completed a double major in Studio Art and English with a Concentration in Creative Writing. Writing is my passion and I would love to help you with your high school or college papers, stories, or essays . I am an excellent writer and an experienced... read more

35/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I graduated cum laude from Franklin and Marshall College, where I completed a double major in Studio Art and English with a Concentration in Creative Writing. Writing is my passion and I would love to help you with your high school or college papers, stories, or essays . I am an excellent writer and an experienced... read more

Anna W.
40/hour

Lancaster, PA

Recent graduate from the University of Pittsburgh.

I recently took Microbiology (and Immunology, which is intimately related to microbiology) and received As in both courses. As a philosophy major, it was my job to break apart dense essays. My reading skills are advanced as a result. I have played soccer my entire life, and recently finished my career as a... read more

40/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I recently took Microbiology (and Immunology, which is intimately related to microbiology) and received As in both courses. As a philosophy major, it was my job to break apart dense essays. My reading skills are advanced as a result. I have played soccer my entire life, and recently finished my career as a... read more

Online Essay Tutoring

Ayush A.
200/hour

Experienced Essay and Interview Tutor Specializing in Admissions

I realized quite early on that writing personal statements for admissions was drastically different from that of the normal academic essay format. Often, the techniques for how to properly write an application are not taught in the class.... read more

200/hour
4.9 (51)
129 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I realized quite early on that writing personal statements for admissions was drastically different from that of the normal academic essay format. Often, the techniques for how to properly write an application are not taught in the class.... read more

Jonathan K.
450/hour

Mentor for College Application Essays

70% of my tutoring work is helping students with college application essays. I have been accepted as a mentor by the Fulbright Commission to work with extremely promising college applicants to help them in applying to top-tier... read more

450/hour
5.0 (1314)
3,379 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

70% of my tutoring work is helping students with college application essays. I have been accepted as a mentor by the Fulbright Commission to work with extremely promising college applicants to help them in applying to top-tier... read more

Dennis V.
275/hour

Expert in College Admissions Essays and Personal Statements, MIT Grad

I help students craft absolutely phenomenal and impactful essays that “wow” the admissions committee. I ensure that the message conveyed in the essay is clear, persuasive, and riveting, and that sentence structure, grammar, and... read more

275/hour
5.0 (347)
482 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I help students craft absolutely phenomenal and impactful essays that “wow” the admissions committee. I ensure that the message conveyed in the essay is clear, persuasive, and riveting, and that sentence structure, grammar, and... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private essay tutoring lessons

Tutors on Wyzant Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

Tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $88
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets