Deadlines and Applications

Important Dates for English Majors (pdf)

ALL DEADLINES are at NOON unless otherwise noted.


SPRING 2019

Application Deadline for Fall 2019 Independent Study Courses

Thursday, April 11, 2019: application and prospectus signed by your advisor for The Writing Concentration and ENGL 489 (The Writing Concentration Senior Project).

Monday, April 22, 2019 (one week before classes end): application and prospectus signed by your advisor for
ENGL 487 Tutorial in Writing
ENGL 488 Special Projects for Juniors and Seniors
ENGL 490/491 The Senior Essay I or II
Please visit our Courses page for descriptions and application forms.

Completed Project Deadline for Spring 2019 Courses

Sunday, April 21, 2019, emailed to jane.bordiere@yale.edu:
Two hard copies of the completed WC Senior Project (ENGL 489) and Senior Essay (ENGL 490/491) delivered to LC 107 by Monday, April 22.
Completed Tutorial in Writing (ENGL 487) and Special Project for Juniors and Seniors (ENGL 488) submitted to advisor and emailed to jane.bordiere@yale.edu.

English Prize Submission Deadlines

The deadline for all categories except H-2 and H-3 is NOON on Thursday, April 18, 2019.
The deadline for category C-3 is NOON on Friday, April 19, 2019
The deadline for categories H-2 and H-3 is NOON on Thursday, April 25, 2019.
All submissions should be delivered in person to Jane Bordiere, LC 107 by the deadlines noted above.

Application Deadline for Creative Writing and Journalism Fall 2019 Courses

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 (two weeks before classes begin): standard application form and writing sample for creative writing and journalism courses. Please review each course description posted on our COURSES page for its specific application instructions.


FALL 2019

Application Deadlines for Spring 2020 Independent Study Courses

Friday, November 15, 2019: application and prospectus signed by your advisor for The Writing Concentration and ENGL 489 (The Writing Concentration Senior Project).

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 (two days before classes end): application and prospectus signed by your advisor for
ENGL 487 Tutorial in Writing
ENGL 488 Special Projects for Juniors and Seniors
ENGL 490/491 The Senior Essay I or II
Please visit our Courses page for descriptions and application forms.

Applications for Creative Writing and Journalism Spring 2020 Courses

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 (two days before classes end): application form and writing sample for creative writing and journalism courses.

Completed Project Deadlines for Fall 2019 Courses

Friday, December 6, 2018 (last day of classes):
Two hard copies of the completed WC Senior Project (ENGL 489) and Senior Essay (ENGL 490/491) delivered to LC 107 and emailed to jane.bordiere@yale.edu;
Completed Tutorial in Writing (ENGL 487) and Special Project for Juniors and Seniors (ENGL 488) submitted to advisor and emailed to jane.bordiere@yale.edu.


SPRING 2020

Application Deadline for Fall 2020 Independent Study Courses

Thursday, April 9, 2020: application and prospectus signed by your advisor for The Writing Concentration and ENGL 489 (The Writing Concentration Senior Project).

Friday, April 17, 2020 (one week before classes end): application and prospectus signed by your advisor for
ENGL 487 Tutorial in Writing
ENGL 488 Special Projects for Juniors and Seniors
ENGL 490/491 The Senior Essay I or II
Please visit our Courses page for descriptions and application forms.

Completed Project Deadline for Spring 2019 Courses

Friday, April 17, 2020 (Fri before last week of classes):
Two hard copies of the completed WC Senior Project (ENGL 489) and Senior Essay (ENGL 490/491) delivered to LC 107 and emailed to jane.bordiere@yale.edu;
Completed Tutorial in Writing (ENGL 487) and Special Project for Juniors and Seniors (ENGL 488) submitted to advisor and emailed to jane.bordiere@yale.edu.

Application Deadline for Creative Writing and Journalism Fall 2019 Courses

TBA (two weeks before classes begin): standard application form and writing sample for creative writing and journalism courses. Please review each course description posted on our COURSES page for its specific application instructions.


Questions? Contact erica.sayers@yale.edu or jane.bordiere@yale.edu.