Department of English

O'Dowd Hall, Room 544
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
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(248) 370-2250
fax: (248) 370-4429

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Department Advising

All first-year, undecided, and re-deciding students who have earned less than 28 credits will work with their academic adviser in the First Year Advising Center.

If you are a current or transfer student who has selected one of the below majors and earned 28 or more credits, you will meet with your academic adviser in the College of Arts and Sciences and the faculty adviser for your program.

Check out the course offering descriptions for Fall 2022.

English Advising

The faculty adviser for the English program is Professor Kevin Grimm.

Schedule and appointment: Advising Appointment Request Form.

STEP Advising

The faculty adviser for the secondary teaching major is:

Amanda Stearns-Pfeiffer
544G O'Dowd Hall
(248) 370-2145

Students should also consult with a professional adviser in the College of Arts and Sciences or School of Education and Human Services:

Film Studies and Production Advising

The faculty adviser for the Film Studies and Production program is Bridget Kies.

Creative Writing Advising

The faculty adviser for the Creative Writing program is Annie Gilson.

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