Department of English


Professor sits in chair holding old manuscript

Learn more about faculty members who delve into linguistics, historical manuscripts and big data.


Graduate students in a seminar setting.

English degrees offer many specializations from literature to rhetoric. Doctoral and master programs develop expertise.

Core Writing

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The Core Writing Program is an essential foundation for all students across disciplines and the campus.

Course Descriptions

Professor teaches class at Manzanita Bowl.

Class descriptions for the Fall 2018 semester are available for viewing.

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Contact Us

Contact Department of English (0098)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone Department Office: (775) 784-6689

Phone Core Writing Program: (775) 784-6709

Frandsen Humanities, Room119