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

Find Writing tutors in Seattle, WA

Pay-as-you-go private Writing 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 Writing Tutors in Seattle, WA

122 Seattle private Writing tutors / Find the best local Writing tutor in Seattle

See more experts ›
Derek L.
75/hour

Seattle, WA

Ph.D. with 10+ Years Teaching Academic Writing

Communicating through writing is a challenge, but doing it well will mean the difference between some success or amazing success. I taught writing to undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students for over ten years. I quickly guide students through the writing process and help them write... read more

75/hour
1 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Communicating through writing is a challenge, but doing it well will mean the difference between some success or amazing success. I taught writing to undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students for over ten years. I quickly guide students through the writing process and help them write... read more

Smitha G.
45/hour

Seattle, WA

Hands-on College Application/Essay Writing tutor

I can work with a range of ages and needs, and if you're interested in test prep, I can work with you to develop essay writing skills for those tests. If my scores matter, I have received a 2320 on the SAT (720 math, 800 critical reading, 800 writing), a 770 on the Literature SAT Subject Test, and... read more

45/hour
5.0 (7)
13 hours tutoring Writing out of 22 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I can work with a range of ages and needs, and if you're interested in test prep, I can work with you to develop essay writing skills for those tests. If my scores matter, I have received a 2320 on the SAT (720 math, 800 critical reading, 800 writing), a 770 on the Literature SAT Subject Test, and... read more

Tessa P.
30/hour

Seattle, WA

Brown Grad with Experience in Advising College Application Essays

Through volunteering as a mentor to high schoolers applying to college, I have experience in guiding the brainstorming, writing, and editing processes for college admissions essays. I have helped several students write compelling and successful essays that show their best work. I believe a good application... read more

30/hour
5.0 (26)
31 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Through volunteering as a mentor to high schoolers applying to college, I have experience in guiding the brainstorming, writing, and editing processes for college admissions essays. I have helped several students write compelling and successful essays that show their best work. I believe a good application... read more

Robert L.
35/hour

Seattle, WA

M Ed in TESOL, 30+ Years Teaching Grammar, Writing, Pronunciation

I teach university students and workers in tech and business. My goal is to negotiate lesson content with students to create lessons to produce language for use in the workplace and the community. read more

35/hour
4.8 (258)
67 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,289 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I teach university students and workers in tech and business. My goal is to negotiate lesson content with students to create lessons to produce language for use in the workplace and the community. read more

Judy M.
50/hour

Seattle, WA

Writing Coach / Reading Comprehension Tutor, youth–adult

Grocery list, to-do list, essay, short story, letter to Grandma, text message, email, journal entry, professional memo, white paper. Everybody writes all the time. Everyone can communicate–-and with a personal style–-through writing. Putting pen to paper or fingers to keyboard does not need to be scary... read more

50/hour
5.0 (58)
7 hours tutoring Writing out of 400 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Grocery list, to-do list, essay, short story, letter to Grandma, text message, email, journal entry, professional memo, white paper. Everybody writes all the time. Everyone can communicate–-and with a personal style–-through writing. Putting pen to paper or fingers to keyboard does not need to be scary... read more

Michael S.
60/hour

Seattle, WA

Improve your English with a Professional

I taught college writing for many years and have in the last few years tutored students in writing and related English subjects. I know I could help you. Organization, clarity, nuanced use of words, focus, purpose - these are key. I can help, I can inspire, I can teach the skills. read more

60/hour
4.8 (271)
238 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,141 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I taught college writing for many years and have in the last few years tutored students in writing and related English subjects. I know I could help you. Organization, clarity, nuanced use of words, focus, purpose - these are key. I can help, I can inspire, I can teach the skills. read more

Robert M.
65/hour

Seattle, WA

Published multi-genre writing expert with 7+ years teaching experience

I've been a writer since I learned to write, and I enjoy (and excel at) genres from poetry to research papers to op eds. I have both a keen intuitive ear for style and a flawless command of grammar and mechanics (I got 800s on my reading and writing SATs, and have helped dozens of students raise their... read more

65/hour
4.6 (19)
10 hours tutoring Writing out of 55 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I've been a writer since I learned to write, and I enjoy (and excel at) genres from poetry to research papers to op eds. I have both a keen intuitive ear for style and a flawless command of grammar and mechanics (I got 800s on my reading and writing SATs, and have helped dozens of students raise their... read more

Maresa W.
40/hour

Seattle, WA

Science tutoring from a current medical student

My tutoring experience began at a young age, when I helped my little sister learn her times tables and conquer Algebra 1. Though she and I were now separated by a mountain range when she left for college, she often video conferenced me for late night tutoring sessions and feedback on papers. I love learning, and helping... read more

40/hour
5.0 (19)
237 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

My tutoring experience began at a young age, when I helped my little sister learn her times tables and conquer Algebra 1. Though she and I were now separated by a mountain range when she left for college, she often video conferenced me for late night tutoring sessions and feedback on papers. I love learning, and helping... read more

Matt A.
30/hour

Seattle, WA

MS in Biophysics, BS in Chemistry with Experience TAing Biochemistry

In addition to the work I did in computational biophysics leading to my master's degree, I have two years' experience TAing biochemistry in the Stanford University Department of Chemistry, including one term serving as Head TA. As Head TA, I had a significant role in crafting course content and writing... read more

30/hour
4.8 (4)
16 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

In addition to the work I did in computational biophysics leading to my master's degree, I have two years' experience TAing biochemistry in the Stanford University Department of Chemistry, including one term serving as Head TA. As Head TA, I had a significant role in crafting course content and writing... read more

Tristain H.
80/hour

Seattle, WA

Exam Prep Tutor for the SAT, ACT, ASVAB, and GRE

Tutoring should reach further than teaching a subject. The goal of a tutor is not to simply fill the void that a teacher has not been able to breech, but to go beyond that space and erect platforms of success and understanding. My methods teach students to understand their subject matter and to assess their exam for its... read more

80/hour
4.9 (445)
1,583 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Tutoring should reach further than teaching a subject. The goal of a tutor is not to simply fill the void that a teacher has not been able to breech, but to go beyond that space and erect platforms of success and understanding. My methods teach students to understand their subject matter and to assess their exam for its... 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 Writing tutoring lessons

Seattle Writing Tutors Cost $35 - 55 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Seattle Writing tutor? Seattle Writing tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$24 $75
$35
$55

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