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Welcome to the Undergraduate Program branch of the English department's Web site. This part of our site includes pages that explain the English major and its requirements, give advice on planning a major and considering what to do after graduation, provide views of wider departmental and scholarly developments, and present useful instructor and staff information.

Crashing a course? Check the English Department's Crash Policy!

Considering studying abroad? Click here

  • How to petition study abroad courses? Click here!

Confused about the Foreign Literature in Translation requirements? Get all your questions answered here


If you have any questions about declaring the major, the minor or any English related matters, walk-in and visit the English Undergraduate Advisor Mon. - Fri. 9:00 am - 11:00 am or 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm.

*On Wednesday advising hours start at 10:00 am.

If you prefer to set up an appointment instead, email the undergraduate advisor with:

1. Name
2. Perm Number
3. Day(s) you are available to see me
4. Time(s) you are available to see me (please refer to advising hours below)
5. Reason for the appointment

Advising Hours (South Hall 3432-B): 
9:00am - 11:00am, 1:30pm - 3:00pm


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