Applications and Deadlines

Important Dates for English Majors (pdf)

 

ALL DEADLINES ARE AT NOON UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.


Applications for Spring 2019 Courses

Friday, November 16, Tuesday, November 27, 2018 (DEADLINE EXTENDED): application and prospectus signed by your advisor for The Writing Concentration and ENGL 489 (The Writing Concentration Senior Project).

Wedneday, December 5, 2018 (two days before classes end): application form and writing sample for creative writing and journalism courses. Follow the links below to each course’s application:
ENGL 245 Introduction to Writing Fiction. Susan Choi.
ENGL 246 Introduction to Writing Poetry. Richard Deming.
ENGL 450 Daily Themes. Mark Oppenheimer.
ENGL 455 Writing about Oneself. Anne Fadiman.
ENGL 460 Advanced Poetry Writing. Claudia Rankine.
ENGL 465 Advanced Fiction Writing. Susan Choi.
ENGL 465 Advanced Fiction Writing. Michael Cunningham.
ENGL 467 Journalism. Bob Woodward.
ENGL 468 Advanced Playwriting Workshop. Donald Margulies.

Friday, December 7, 2018 (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.

Completed Project Deadlines for Fall 2018 Courses

Friday, December 7, 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.


Completed Project Deadlines for Spring 2019 Courses

Friday, February 8, 2019: five to ten pages of the Senior Essay submitted to advisor;

Friday, March 29, 2019: full draft of the Senior Essay submitted to advisor;

Friday, April 19, 2019 (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.

Applications for Fall 2019 Courses

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

Friday, April 19, 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.

Applications 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.

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