Orientation Page for New Students!
We are thrilled to welcome you to the UC Davis English Department. We have created this page as a first stop on your journey to learning more about the fun, rewarding and flexible lives of English Majors, and we very much hope you find it helpful. Please watch our brief welcome videos, and then scroll down to get more information about your classes under new student worksheets, or watch some of our FAQ videos to learn more programs and opportunities for English Majors!
Welcome Video from Academic Advisor Lynda Jones
Welcome Video from Peer Advisor Helena Sherman
Welcome Video for International Students by Peer Advisor Jenny Hsiao
New Student Worksheets
*Make sure to download these important worksheets about the requirements and your first quarter schedule.
*This is a helpful supplement for understanding the details of major requirements (including choice of emphasis). Please contact Francis & Lynda with any questions.
*Watch the video below for an overview of all major requirements and how you can plan your classes!
For Transfer Students
*Worried about your Fall schedule or "being behind"? Check out this video of tips specifically for brand new transfer students!
*Watch a recent grad talk about opportunities & resources for English majors!
- Advising Appointments
- Community Resource Centers
- Honors Program
- Study Abroad
- Writing Resources & Opportunities