It is recommended that students meet with an academic adviser at least once each semester to discuss course selection, progress toward graduation, and to create a lasting connection with faculty and staff within the English department.

A list of English advisers and contact information is available at the College of Liberal Art's Student Center.

Contact the English Department at (775) 784-6689 or by email at for availability and to schedule appointments. Please include your major/minor and the purpose for the appointment.

For summer advisement (May 4 - August 26), please contact the College of Liberal Arts Student Center at (775) 682-8745 or by email at

Major and minor declaration forms can be found here.

Major and minor worksheets can be found here:

Literature major worksheet (pre-2016)

Literature major worksheet (2016 and after)

Writing major worksheet (pre-2016)

Writing major worksheet (2016 and after)

Language and Linguistics major worksheet

English for Secondary Teaching major worksheet

Minor worksheet (pre-2016)

Minor worksheet (2016 and after)