Contact Undergraduate Studies

If you are a current UIC student and would like to declare a major or minor in English or Professional Writing, please contact the designated advisor, Kate Solberg. If you would like to declare a major in Teaching of English, please contact the designated advisor, Dr. David Schaafsma. Declared majors and minors should schedule a meeting with their advisor once a semester to confirm degree progress.

Non-advising questions can be directed to Dr. Natasha Barnes, Director of Undergraduate Studies in English, or Allison James, Program Coordinator for Undergraduate Studies in English. Office hours are posted each semester.

Questions about the English internship course (ENGL 493) can be directed to Linda Landis Andrews, English Department Internship Coordinator.

Please note that questions about composition courses (ENGL 161, 160, 071, 070, 060) should be directed to the First Year Writing Program.