Undergraduate Advising | Graduate Advising

Undergraduate Advising

We welcome visits from all English majors and minors and anyone who is interested in English Studies or in a particular class from our department. The Undergraduate Advising Office is in 623 Sprau Tower, phone 387-2575.

Fall 2015 Undergraduate Advising Hours:

Monday: Noon to 4 p.m.
Tuesday: 1 to 3 p.m.
Wednesday: Noon to 4 p.m.
Thursday: 1 to 3 p.m.

Advising is also available by appointment, please email Dr. Egan at or call 387-2580.

University policy requires advising requests be submitted in writing from a email address, or in person with an advisor.

Faculty Advisors:

Dr. Phil Egan - 387-2580
Undergraduate Director and Chief Advisor

Dr. Margaret Dupuis - 387-2585
Undergraduate Advisor

Dr. Chari Thralls - 387-2623
Undergraduate Advisor

Advising FAQ

Current course desciptions

Graduate Advising

Advising hours for graduate students are held weekly in order to facilitate the students' progress through our various graduate degree programs. We welcome walk-in appointments during the times listed below, or you may email the graduate advisors to set up an appointment.

Open advising hours are as follows:

Mondays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Tuesday: 3 to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to noon
Thursday: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

University policy requires advising requests be submitted in writing from a email address or in person with an advisor.

Graduate Advisors

  • Dr. Scott Slawinski
    Graduate Director
  • Dr. Nicolas Witschi
    Graduate Advisor

Links for English Graduate Students




Department of English
6th floor Sprau Tower
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5331 USA
(269) 387-2572 | (269) 387-2562 Fax