Welcome to the Department of English! Whether you are considering working with us in an undergraduate or graduate degree program or are just exploring, you will find information here on the many opportunities we offer students. The hallmarks of our department are outstanding teaching, creative research, and effective outreach. We were recognized in 1998 as the most outstanding teaching department on campus. Our four graduate programs have strong reputations for producing leaders in their fields. As you are browsing, feel free to email our webmaster with questions or comments.