Department of English, College of LAS, University of Illinois

Student Activities

English Student Council (ESC)

The ESC is a registered student organization that meets regularly during the course of the school year and sponsors a variety of academic and non-academic activities. For more information, please visit the ESC facebook page.


Montage is a periodical of creative writing and visual art, edited and designed by undergraduate students of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Issues of the journal are viewable online at and The purpose of the journal is to publish the finest, freshest, most innovative creative work that our campus has to offer. We strive to recognize talented undergrads and to foster artistic creativity and experimentation. If you are an undergraduate student at the UIUC, submit your prose, poetry, non-fiction, traditional art, photography, and anything else visual and printable to montage


Re:Search: the Undergraduate Literary Criticism Journal at the University of Illinois

We are excited to announce a new online literary criticism journal, published with the support of the English Department, the Provost's Office of Undergraduate Research, and the University Library, that intends to: