Applications and Deadlines

Important Dates for English Majors (pdf)

 

ALL DEADLINES ARE AT NOON UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.


Completed Project Deadlines for Fall 2018 Courses

Friday, September 21, 2018: five to ten pages of the Senior Essay submitted to advisor;

Friday, November 2, 2018: full draft of the Senior Essay submitted to advisor;

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) due at noon in LC 107 and via email to jane.bordiere@yale.edu;
Completed Tutorial in Writing (ENGL 487) and Special Project for Juniors and Seniors (ENGL 488) submitted to advisor and via email to jane.bordiere@yale.edu.

Applications for Spring 2019 Courses

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

Wednesday, December 5, 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.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 (two days before classes end): 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.

ENGL 450 also requires an application in advance: Daily Themes Application

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) due at noon in LC 107 and via email to jane.bordiere@yale.edu;
Completed Tutorial in Writing (ENGL 487) and Special Project for Juniors and Seniors (ENGL 488) submitted to advisor and via email 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.