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The university and the English Department want our students to read widely and deeply and to write boldly and thoughtfully. Whether you want to know what’s going on around campus or find avenues for presenting or publishing your work, there’s a resource to help you get involved and make a difference

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  • Blogs

    One University
    Stay up-to-date on news and events happening around campus.

    Wilkinson College
    Keep current on the latest department news.

    Social Media


    Chapman University Twitter
    Follow @ChapmanU to receive news and event notifications for the entire campus.

    Chapman Student Union Twitter
    Follow @Chapman_Union to receive the latest updates on deals and events.

    Panther Online Twitter
    Follow @PantherOnline for the latest updates from Chapman's award-winning student-run newspaper.

    Wilkinson College Twitter
    Follow @CU_Wilkinson to receive timely notifications of events on the day they happen.

    MFA Newsletter

    To receive the MFA newsletter, contact Graduate Programs Coordinator Allison DeVries at devries@chapman.edu.

  • Sigma Tau Delta
    Meet other English majors at our local chapter of this international English honor society.

    John Fowles Center For Creative Writing
    Attend readings by visiting authors from around the world.

    Tabula Poetica: The Center for Poetry at Chapman University
    Attend lectures and readings by visiting poets and engage with fellow writers at events both on and off campus.

    Writing Center
    Work as a tutor, or simply stop by to receive guidance on any aspect of the writing process or a writing project that would benefit from another perspective and feedback.

  • Calliope
    Submit your creative writing and artwork for publication in the annual student literary magazine, available online and in print. Editorial staff positions are also available on a yearly basis.

    Prowl Magazine
    Become a writer, photographer, or editor for the university's student-run online magazine.

  • Study Abroad
    Earn credit and connect your reading and writing with the larger world by taking one of Chapman University's travel courses or studying abroad for a semester.

    Student Internships
    Work as an intern to enhance your academic experience and strengthen contacts in your field of choice.

    Work Experience
    Apply for a job as an assistant for the English Department or gain valuable teaching experience by working in the Writing Center or as an assistant for one of your favorite professors. Graduate students have additional opportunities for assistantships during their second year of study.

  • Academic Calendars
    Keep track of when classes start, application and add/drop deadlines, and the countdown to vacation.

    Course Catalogs
    Find the classes you want at the times you need with the professors you like.

    Registrar's Office
    Get the information, forms, and tools needed to ensure your success here at Chapman University.

    Scholarships & Financial Aid
    Learn about and apply for scholarships and financial aid to support your education.

    Leatherby Libraries
    Get help at the Reference Desk, book a study room, use the computer lab, or explore the many books, articles, and electronic resources available.