Contact Us

The Graduate Office is located in 2116 Tawes Hall. Please see this campus map for location and directions.

Heather Dias (hdias@umd.edu) is the Graduate Coordinator. She is available to answer any questions prospective students may have about the application process, as well as working with current students to ensure proper paperwork and procedures are followed.

General inquiries may be sent to englishgrad@umd.edu. The best contact person for English MA, English PhD, and Comparative Literature applicants is Heather Dias, who can be reached by telephone at 301-405-3798 or over email at hdias@umd.edu. The best contact person for MFA applicants is Lindsay Bernal, Creative Writing Program Coordinator, who can be reached by telephone at 301-405-3820 or over email at lbernal@umd.edu.