ENGL 592 – Preliminary Examination Research Registration

How to Register for ENGL 592

  1. Find a faculty member to chair your preliminary exam committee (5 people total required; one must be from outside the department). Discuss registration with your prelim committee chair and obtain approval to register.
  2. Fill out the form below by the end of the first week of classes.
  3. Email your chair's approval and your UIN to Katherine Simon to have the registration block lifted.
  4. Register for the appropriate number of credit hours via my.uic.edu.

Note: ENGL 592 is a variable hour course. At least four (4) hours are required to graduate with the PhD degree.

Important information about ENGL 592

You must fill out a Committee Recommendation Form in the semester during which you plan to take exams. See the PhD Deadlines & Requirements page for more detail.

  • Enter the term for this course (e.g. Fall 2018).
  • Describe in one paragraph what you will cover in this course.
  • Please enter a value between 0 and 20.
    Typically between 0 and 12 hours per semester. 4 hours required to graduate.