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Access Writing in Blackboard

  1. Log into your online course
  2. Under Books & Tools on the left side, select  "View course & institution tools"
  3. Select Writing

Writing Tools

Our writing tools boost skills, making writing easier and more enjoyable. The following resources have been selected to get you started on your writing journey!

  • Grammarly
  • Noodletools
  • Academic Writer 

If this is your first time using these tools, familiarize yourself with how they work through their tutorials and guides. Visit the Writing Tools page to learn more about each one. 

Writing Support

Writing is crucial for academic, professional, and personal success. Rasmussen University offers writing support through tutoring appointments or paper reviews. Please select the option that suits your needs.

We are excited to have the opportunity to support you!

Writing Tutoring

Our tutors help students across disciplines hone their writing skills. From essays and creative writing to research papers and real-world professional discourse, our tutors help students harness the power of available writing resources to take their written communication to the next level.

Schedule an Appointment with a Writing Tutor

Paper Review

Submit your work, including notes for your reviewer to narrow the focus on the aspects of your written work that you want to improve. You will first receive a report within 24-48 hours to help you make corrections, update your paper with the correct grammar and spelling, and check for APA style.

Submit a Paper for Review

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