Application Checklist

Use this checklist to confirm a complete application to the Department of English's Graduate Studies Program:

  1. Application submitted online.
  2. All unoffical transcripts (undergraduate and graduate) uploaded to online application.
  3. GRE scores (General Only) electronically from ETS.
  4. TOEFL iBT and or TOEFL PBT scores (if applicable) electronically from ETS.
  5. Three letters of recommendation mailed or uploaded to online application.
  6. Statement of Purpose uploaded to online application.
  7. Writing sample(s) uploaded to online application.
  8. A program description (PhD applicants only) upload to online application or e-mail it to english-grad@illinois.edu.

*NOTE: Applicants do not need to mail hard copies of materials uploaded to their online application.

Mailing address

Graduate Coordinator
English Department
University of Illinois, 210 English
608 S. Wright Street
Urbana, IL 61801

 

Deadline

Applications must be submitted by 12 noon (CST) December 1.
Supporting Material must be received in our office December 1.

For admission information, please contact:  217-244-1464 or e-mail at english-grad@illinois.edu