A student majoring in English is required to pass a written comprehensive examination, which must be taken in the final semester. Use the links below for information on this year's exam conditions and dates, along with a sample comprehensive exam for study purposes.

If you are a senior with questions or concerns about the comprehensive exam, contact the department chair Dr. Matthew Irvin.

Easter 2024 english comprehensive exam

Saturday, March 23
Gailor Hall (Rooms 103, 110, 112, 144, and 019)*

Five blue books are required for the taking of the exam. If you have an accommodation for extra time, please contact Dr. Irvin.

There will be a Comprehensive Exam Information Session on January 31, 2024, at 7 PM in Naylor Auditorium in Gailor Hall.