Current Students

If you're a current Webster English major, use the resources below to help make sure you're not only fulfilling all your requirements but also taking advantage of everything the department and the university have to offer:

Requirements for the Major

A quick link to the catalog listing of requirements for the major.

Beyond the Major: Getting the Most Out of the Webster Experience

Learn about extracurricular activities, ways to stand out (including our departmental honors track), and our internship opportunities.

Visiting Writer Series

Learn more about our visiting writer series, which brings some of today's finest creative writers to read from their work at Webster.


Get to know more about your current and future English professors.

Getting to Graduation

Make sure you know everything you need to do in order to graduate on time.

Portfolio Review for English Majors

Explains the requirements for ENGL 4600, the required credit course taken during a student's final semester

Preparing for Life after Graduation

Don't wait until after you graduate to lay the groundwork for your next step; here, we've compiled some advice for what you might do after graduation and how best to prepare for it.

Alumni Spotlight

Travis MossottiTravis Mossotti
Class of 2005
BA in French and English with an Emphasis in Creative Writing

Current Position
Teaching at Lindenwood University

"I came to Webster to study poetry under David Clewell, and visiting the Webster Groves campus solidified my decision. The way so many old houses had been converted to classrooms and offices (especially the English Department in Pearson House) made it feel unique and domestic. I must say I was immediately at home." (Read more...)