Department of English


  • Academic Catalog

    Welcome to the online UCCS Academic Catalog for 2014-2015! Navigate the Catalog using the search box and links to explore our programs, courses, policies, student life, and more. 

  • The Writing Center

    The Writing Center is staffed by UCCS undergrad and graduate students who have been specially trained and educated to provide effective peer feedback. Our goal is to make better writers, not just better papers. We believe strongly in the importance of community and conversation to the writing process.

  • Departmental Honors

    To graduate with departmental honors in English, a student must have a 3.75 GPA in the major, and a 3.5 GPA overall.

  • Riverrun

    A free publication for student art and literature, that is made available to the campus community during May at several sites around campus. 

  • Scholarships

    The Julie Welsh Memorial Scholarship is a need based award for continuing students at UCCS who have completed at least 12 credits of English and have a 3.0 Cumulative GPA. The award seeks to benefit single parents with a strong scholarly record and a primary focus in English. 

  • Sigma Tau Delta

    Attention UCCS English majors: you may be eligible for membership in Sigma Tau Delta, the international English Honors Society 

  • UCCS Writer's Guild

    We are the Writer's Guild at UCCS, a student creative writing organization that focuses on fiction and nonfiction.