English Student Resources

New English Majors probably have a lot of questions. If you have questions about getting an override, publishing opportunities, internships, preparing for graduate school, or general questions then you should check out our advising page. We questions and answers from why some 200-level courses do not fulfill requirements to tips about preparing for graduate schools.
English Advising

The UW-L Foundation has updated their scholarship application process so that it now takes place entirely online. 
UWL-Foundation Scholarships

English 110 Resources
Do you want to know what English 110 is all about? Did you ever wonder what you are supposed to learn about in English 110? Are you having trouble contacting your professor? Well, this is the place for you. You will find information about English 110 and how to contact your professor.
English 110 Resources

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
The Purdue OWL is one of the best writing resources available online. The OWL offers several resources including writing and teaching writing, research, grammar and mechanics, style guides, ESL (English as a Second Language), and job search and professional writing resources.

Murphy Library
The campus library has many resources for students that include online article databases, course reserves online and offline, books for research and pleasure reading, newspapers, government information, interlibrary loan, computers and printers, quiet study areas, and reference librarians to help students find hard to find information.
Murphy Library

Writing Center
The University of Wisconsin La Crosse's Writing Center located at the Learning Center in 256 Murphy Library, is a major resource to all students. Anybody can go to the Writing Center to get help whether he needs help with an ENG 110 writing assignment or editing a Senior Portfolio piece.
Writing Center

Jobs for English Majors
Current job opportunities for English Majors are listed on our Rhetoric and Writing website.

Student Documents:

General Education English Course Descriptions: Summer and Fall 2013

Upper-level English Courses: Summer and Fall 2013

CLS Curriculum Substitution Request Form (.pdf)
Document required to request a course substitute.

Career Services Candidate Recommendation Form (.pdf)
Two-page form for obtaining a letter of recommendation from a reference.

Course Override Form (.pdf)
Form required for a student to obtain a course override.

English 403 - Individual Projects (.pdf)
Form required for students to be eligible for this course.

Instructor Permission to Keep Textbooks (.pdf)
Form required for students to be able to keep textbooks.

UW-L Student Time Report Sheet (.pdf)
Time sheet for students working for UW-L.