Undergraduate dates/deadlines

Past Events

2016-2017

Apr 20
TBA 4: 30 PM
Mar 15
22 McCosh Hall, English Office 7: 30 AM

Deadline for the A. Scott Berg English Department Summer Fellowship Proposal. Open to prospective sophomore English concentrators and junior English concentrators.

Submit proposals on SAFE.

2015-2016

May 31
Princeton University 8: 00 AM
May 30
McCosh 50, Ceremony; McCosh Courtyard, Reception 1: 30 PM

English Department Class Day ceremony and reception.

Apr 18
010 East Pyne (lower level) 5: 00 PM
Apr 11
McCosh 66 11: 00 AM

Incoming Freshmen to meet with English Department Director of Undergraduate Studies

Apr 05
22 McCosh Hall 8: 00 AM

Senior thesis due in the English office by noon.

Mar 09
22 McCosh Hall (All day)

Proposals due in the English office by 4:00pm.

Dec 04
McCosh 47 11: 00 AM

Seniors meet with Professor Wolff to review their English requirements. Please make your appointment online.

 

Dec 03
McCosh 47 12: 00 PM

Seniors meet with Professor Wolff to review their English requirements. Please make your appointment online.

 

Sep 30
Rm. McCosh 46 4: 30 PM

Juniors to meet with Professor Tamsen Wolff, Director of Undergraduate Studies.

Sep 14
Frick Chemistry Lab 10: 00 AM

Welcome Class of 2019! Stop by our table in the Frick Chemistry Lab atrium to learn more about English course offerings and requirements for becoming an English Major. Our faculty look forward to meeting you and answering your questions.

If you are unable to attend the expo and are thinking about becoming an English Major, attend our alumni panel discussion on Thursday, October 1st, 2015 from 4:30 - 5:45 PM in McCosh Hall, Room 40. This event is open to ALL PRINCETON STUDENTS, UNDERGRAD and GRADUATE STUDENTS. For more information, visit:

Nov 30
McCosh 47 2: 00 PM

Seniors meet with Professor Wolff to review their English requirements. Please make your appointment online.

Apr 23
Apr 18
Thorp Library 10: 00 AM
Apr 17
Apr 16

2014-2015

Jun 02
Princeton University (All day)
Jun 01
McCosh 50 (Entry Door 5) 1: 30 PM
May 05
22 McCosh Hall 4: 00 PM

Prize submissions due by 4:00pm in the English Office.

Apr 13
McCosh Hall 28 4: 30 PM

Sophomore Sign-Ins begin for Prospective English Concentrations.  Refreshments will be served.

See schedule at:  http://english.princeton.edu/undergraduate/sophomore-sign-schedule

Apr 07
McCosh 22 12: 00 PM

Sr. Thesis due in English office by noon.

Mar 31
Professor Smith and Mell Bolen, Director of Study Abroad
McCosh 48 4: 30 PM

Who? Princeton students entering the Department of English or the Department of Comparative Literature
When? Fall of junior year (September 2015)
Where? University College London Apply now! Deadline has been extended to April 6, 2015

Dec 10
McCosh 22 4: 00 PM

Twenty-page thesis draft submitted to advisor. Please sign in at the front office.

Sep 19
McCosh 40 3: 00 PM

Blair Labatt ’69 will talk to interested English majors about what kind of businesses would be worthwhile for them to consider as career options.  He will discuss what kind of skills English majors should expect to use, and what sorts of quantitative skills might be needed to augment communication and writing skills. He will also discuss what kinds of summer internships juniors should pursue as a way of evaluating possible places to begin a career.

2013-2014

May 13
McCosh 22 (All day)

Deadline to submit all written work. 

May 06
McCosh 22 9: 00 AM
Apr 15
Thorp Library, 22 McCosh Hall 10: 00 AM

No appointment necessary. Meetings scheduled for April 15-24 are as follows:

Tuesday, 10-12p; 1:30-4:30p
Wednesday, 10-12p; 1:30-4:30p
Thursday, 10-12p; 1:30-4:30p

Sep 09
Frick Chemistry Lab 9: 00 AM

2012-2013

Jun 04
n/a (All day)
Jun 03
McCosh 50 1: 30 PM

Reception to follow -- McCosh Courtyard

May 16
May 15
May 15
n/a (All day)
May 07
English Office, 22 McCosh Hall 4: 00 PM

 

May 07
n/a 4: 00 PM
May 06
n/a (All day)
May 03
n/a (All day)
Apr 18
22 McCosh Hall 4: 00 PM
Apr 10
10 McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM
The topic of the colloquium this year is "Literature and Madness" (chosen by the students) and Michael Wood, Daphne Brooks, Zahid Chaudhary and Bill Gleason have graciously agreed to speak.
Apr 09
28 McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Refreshments will be served afterwards.  Come chat with other majors.

SOPHOMORE SIGN-IN TIMES:

APRIL 16-18TUESDAY - THURSDAY10:00-12:00; 1:30-4:30
APRIL 22            MONDAY                               10:00-12:00
APRIL 23-24TUESDAY - WEDNESDAY10:00-122:00; 1:30-4:30

 

Apr 02
22 McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

Senior Thesis Due - Two Copies, one bound, one unbound, no binders (approximately 80 pages).  Due in English Office 22 McCosh by noon.

Mar 25
n/a (All day)
Mar 18
n/a (All day)
Mar 11
n/a (All day)
Feb 04
n/a (All day)
Jan 16
n/a (All day)
Jan 15
22 McCosh Hall (All day)

NEITHER YOUR ADVISOR NOR THE DEPARTMENTAL REPRESENTATIVE IS EMPOWERED TO GRANT EXTENSIONS.
LATE JPS MUST BE APPROVED BY THE DEAN OF YOUR RESIDENTIAL COLLEGE AND YOUR ADVISOR IS TO BE NOTIFIED.

Jan 08
22 McCosh Hall (All day)

NEITHER YOUR ADVISOR NOR THE DEPARTMENTAL REPRESENTATIVE IS EMPOWERED TO GRANT EXTENSIONS.
LATE JPS MUST BE APPROVED BY THE DEAN OF YOUR RESIDENTIAL COLLEGE AND YOUR ADVISOR IS TO BE NOTIFIED.

Jan 07
n/a (All day)
Jan 07
n/a (All day)
Dec 17
n/a (All day)
Dec 14
n/a (All day)
Dec 13
22 McCosh Hall (All day)
Nov 22
n/a (All day)
Oct 22
n/a (All day)

Midterms

Oct 11
22 McCosh Hall (All day)
JP topic sheet due.
Oct 10
22 McCosh Hall (All day)
Topic sheet-proposed thesis topic, brief description including reading list, submitted with advisor's signature.