The department requires a senior English major project, which may be a senior seminar or a senior thesis. See below for more information.

Students majoring in English with a concentration in Literature or Film & Literature need to keep in mind that the thesis proposal writing process begins in the spring of Junior Year. For more information about writing a thesis proposal and project to fulfill the capstone for the Literature or Literature & Film concentrations: LitFilmThesisGuidelinesAugust2019

Students majoring in English with a concentration in Creative Writing follow a different process and timetable. For more information about the creative writing thesis: CWThesisGuidelinesAugust2019


Additional Forms for the Literature/Literature & Film Thesis Proposal and Thesis:


Directions for Preparing Thesis


Thesis Calendar 2019-2020