The Writing Center

Contact Information

LocationCarlson Library, Lower Level, 0130

General Information/Front Desk: 419.530.2176

Writing Center Coordinator: 419.530.7753


Mailing Address: 

Writing Center
The University of Toledo
Mail Stop 612
2801 W. Bancroft Street
Toledo, OH 43606-3390


Tia Tucker Headshot

Tia Tucker, MBA
Director, Academic Support Services 
Carlson Library, Lower Level, 0130J
Mail Stop 522

Olivia Zolciak's Headshot

Olivia Zolciak, MA
Writing Center Coordinator
Carlson Library, Lower Level, 0130B
Mail Stop 612









Was your consultation experience helpful? Was your consultant encouraging and welcoming? Do you feel your writing is improving? Is there something you would like to see realized in the Writing Center? Are there additional resources that you could benefit from having, both in the Writing Center as well as online? 

Your suggestions and feedback are encouraged and welcomed.       

If you have suggestions, comments, concerns, and/or questions, please send an email to You can also contact Olivia Zolciak, Writing Center Coordinator, at or 419.530.7753, or Tia Tucker, Director of Academic Support Services, at or 419.530.4135.

**All comments will be kept confidential and can also be submitted anonymously in the Suggestion Box located at the front desk.**

Request a presentation

The Writing Center assists students and instructors alike in developing the writers, thinkers, and voices that comprise The University of Toledo.  Staff encourages and welcomes opportunities for various presentations and/or targeted workshops that contribute to building a culture of written communication and expression within our campus community. The duration for presentations and/or targeted workshops is dependent on the type of presentation, content, and associated goals. Some potential presentations and/or workshops include, but are not limited to, the following:               

    • Writing Center services
    • Synthesizing Research
    • The Literature Review
    • Technical Writing
    • Avoiding Plagiarism
    • Building a Thesis Statement
    • Academic Writing in College
    • APA Documentation
    • Writing an Abstract
    • The Research Proposal

To schedule a presentation, targeted workshop, or Writing Center visit, please contact Olivia Zolciak, Writing Center Coordinator, at 419.530.7753 or

Last Updated: 5/28/20