Dates & Deadlines

Graduating This Spring?

If you're planning on graduating, please be sure to meet with the Undergraduate Adviser, Karen Redfield, to double-check your requirements and submit the proper paperwork. You can find a full guide to graduation by clicking here.


Writing Prizes

The Department's writing prize contest closes at 11:59 PM on March 14thRead up on these contests on our "Scholarships" page (linked here).

Undergraduate Studies in English

Undergraduate student studying

The English major is one of the largest in the College of Letters & Sciences, offering dozens of courses on literature, writing, linguistics, and much more. Our multi-talented faculty and instructors are frequently rated as some of the best teachers in the University, while our exceptionally bright and diverse majors excel both as undergraduates and beyond. We offer a rigorous course of study that can be tailored to your interests and, thanks to our attention to critical thinking and writing, it can serve you in a wide variety of future fields.