Department of English, College of LAS, University of Illinois


ClassroomRead and discuss the most interesting books ever written, learn the craft of writing, or study in depth the social function of language and literacy. 

English majors go into law, education, government, publishing, editing, library science, advertising, journalism, screenwriting, and much more.

Our majors get all the advantages of a research institution while working with great faculty in a liberal arts model of education.