Department of English


Students in the UB Department of English discover the power of the English language through vigorous exploration of British, American and Anglophone literary traditions. Within this multi-faceted discipline, the scholarly focus broadens to include film studies, popular culture, mythology and folklore, as well as foreign-language literatures in English translation.

Degree Options

PhD • MA • BA • Minor
• Advanced Graduate Certificate in Innovative Writing
• Advanced Graduate Certificate in Professional Writing
• Undergraduate Certificate in Creative Writing
• Undergraduate Certificate in Journalism


Department of English
306 Clemens Hall
University at Buffalo, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-5030
(716) 645-2575