As a student at Western Michigan University, you will meet with advisors throughout your academic career. Advising appointments facilitate student success by creating an on-going partnership between students and advisors. Advisors provide knowledge regarding degree requirements, WMU resources and the value of a liberal arts education.

For questions or advice about majors, minors, programs, and classes in the Department of English, please see below for advisor availability. University policy requires advising requests be submitted in writing from your WMU email account or in person with an advisor.



  • For major or minor requirements, meet with a Department of English advisor.

    623 Sprau Tower, (269) 387-2575 or Email an advisor

    Advising Hours: Tuesday 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesday noon to 2 p.m. Other times possible by appointment with Dr. Egan.

Additional information for secondary education English majors

  • Meet with an English advisor for major or minor requirements.

Course offerings


Advising hours for graduate students are held weekly in order to facilitate the students' progress through our various graduate degree programs.

Room: 625 Sprau Tower
Phone: (269) 387-2584



Advising Hours: Monday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dr Scott Slawinski
                                   Tuesday 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Dr. Meghann Meeusen 
                                   Wednesday 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Dr. Scott Slawinski

Course offerings

Student Success Services

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